outspread

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  • Once he was seen to be moving his hand, with outspread fingers, before his face. Cited from The Wrong Twin, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • Standing close to her head he held the rug outspread above her face. Cited from Tarzan the Terrible,Edgar R. Burroughs
  • See how his arm is half raised, his fingers outspread, as if about to give his decision. Cited from John Forster, by Percy Hethrington Fitzgerald
  • With outspread arms he asked for an answer and the answer came. Cited from The Witness For The Defense, by A.E.W. Mason
  • He had outspread before him several that are full of youth. Cited from The Mettle of the Pasture, by James Lane Allen
  • The length of a man's outspread arms is equal to his height. Cited from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Complete
  • He was holding it outspread in his hands when the door opened so suddenly that it startled him. Cited from The Ramrodders, by Holman Day
  • What a picture of grey storm rose outspread before him! Cited from Sir Gibbie, by George MacDonald
  • One moment the outspread jacket lay far before them, across the path. Cited from Ruth Fielding at Snow Camp, by Alice Emerson
  • He held her to him as he stared at the terrible figure lying upon its back, hands outspread. Cited from The Blue lagoon: A Romance by H. de Vere Stacpoole
  • He saw nothing of what went on -- nothing but the five outspread marks, which had run together so slowly. Cited from Maurice Guest, Henry Handel Richardson
  • Its wings outspread reached further than the height of a man; we must go and show it to the brothers. Cited from The Discovery of the Source of the Nile, by Speke
  • He laid down the newspaper upon the marble-topped table, his large hand outspread upon it. Cited from The Mormon Prophet, by Lily Dougall
  • She sat with her arms outspread across the table and her head bent upon a pile of papers. Cited from Andrew the Glad, by Maria Thompson Daviess
  • He turned like a flash and put his face against the metal, with his arms outspread and his legs drawn up. Cited from Stories by Foreign Authors: Italian, by Various
  • As he entered the court-room he held up with outspread fingers the sleeves which were too long. Cited from The Awakening, by Leo Nikoleyevich Tolstoy
  • He stood still a moment pondering, one outspread hand on the letter. Cited from The History of David Grieve, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • Sitting down upon the ground with crossed legs, he fans himself with an outspread turkey wing. Cited from American Indian stories, by Zitkala-Sa
  • Happy the man who sees from either aspect the glory of these outspread wings. Cited from Howards End, by E. M. Forster
  • That book, outspread, just as you laid it down! Cited from Renascence and Other Poems by Edna St. Millay
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