outstretched

All Adjective Verb
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  • Martin took the outstretched hands and still held them as he sat down. Cited from The Shield of Silence, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • When he reached her, he spoke quickly without taking her outstretched hand. Cited from The Miller Of Old Church, by Ellen Glasgow
  • He took her outstretched hands and looked down into her face. Cited from Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • He kept his hand outstretched though she did not take it. Cited from The Swindler and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell
  • With outstretched hands he stopped the others, holding them back out of any possible view from within. Cited from The Strange Case of Cavendish, by Randall Parrish
  • He placed the glass on the table and turned to see his son's outstretched hand. Cited from Salthaven, by W. W. Jacobs
  • If he had been alone, he would have hurried forward with outstretched hand. Cited from The Independence of Claire, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • One of them sees her and runs toward her with arms outstretched. Cited from The Flutter of the Goldleaf; and Other Plays, by Dargan and Peterson
  • He would have had to go such a little way -- only as far as her outstretched arms. Cited from The Triflers, by Frederick Orin Bartlett
  • As he entered they both sprang to their feet and advanced toward him with outstretched hands. Cited from The Cruise of the Thetis, by Harry Collingwood
  • I wish I could make exactly clear what happened when I took his outstretched hand. Cited from Caves of Terror, by Talbot Mundy
  • She arose as they entered and came forward with both hands outstretched. Cited from Grace Harlowe's Junior Year at High School, by Jessie Graham Flower
  • Then the spell broke and he took one step toward the girl, arms outstretched. Cited from The Door Through Space, by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  • He advanced further into the darkness of the room, slowly, with his hands outstretched before him. Cited from Phantom Wires, by Arthur Stringer
  • The anger died in her eyes and she took his outstretched hand. Cited from The Victim, by Thomas Dixon
  • This can be started by lying down on the back and front with the body outstretched.
  • Then he stopped and went back a little, to wait with outstretched sword.
  • Inspired by the story of a man who found hope and love through the help of an outstretched hand.
  • She advanced towards the bed, her hands outstretched -- he sought to bid her back. Cited from St. Cuthbert's, by Robert E. Knowles
  • He sat for a space with his arm outstretched, holding her prisoner in the seat. Cited from The Lighted Match, by Charles Neville Buck
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Synonyms of outstretched