ripple of the water

59 examples (0.03 sec)
  • All this time we knew we were under sail by the rippling of the water along the sides. Cited from When London Burned, by G. A. Henty
  • In passing a fountain the rippling of the water attracted his attention, and he stopped. Cited from Conscience by Hector Malot, v2
  • Otherwise there was no sound save the steady ripple of the water under the canoe. Cited from Wild Wings, A Romance of Youth, by Margaret Rebecca Piper
  • There is not a sound, except the ripple of the water. Cited from Adventures of a Sixpence in Guernsey by A Native, Anonymous
  • The rippling of the water was all that broke in upon the stillness of the morning. Cited from Young Lion of the Woods, by Thomas Barlow Smith
  • Cyril lay quiet until, by the rippling of the water against the side, he knew that the craft was under way. Cited from When London Burned, by G. A. Henty
  • It was very still and quiet there, the ripple of the water, the wind in the trees, and the birds making the only sounds. Cited from Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue in the Sunny South, by Laura Lee Hope
  • There was no noise save the ripple of the water down the cascade at Columbia's feet. Cited from Adventures of Uncle Jeremiah at the Great Fair, by C. M. Stevens
  • Now Barney, hot and dirty from the march, had shot ahead when he heard the ripple of the water. Cited from The Iron Game, by Henry Francis Keenan
  • The gentle rippling of the water against the boat alone disturbed the stillness. Cited from The Thirsty Sword, by Robert Leighton
  • The chant of his voice died away upon the night, and there was no sound but the soft ripple of the water under keel. Cited from Stories from Everybody's Magazine, 1910
  • There was no sound but the faint ripple of the water into the basin and the quiet breathing of the three. Cited from By What Authority?, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • Ere long they came under the influence of the tide, and she heard the ripple of the water against the planks of the boat. Cited from The Captain of the Kansas, by Louis Tracy
  • I am living in a little house so near the sea that at high tide I can see on my bedroom wall the reflected ripple of the water. Cited from Ballads of a Bohemian, by Robert W. Service
  • Not a sound was there to stir the perfect stillness except the rippling of the water against the vessel. Cited from Young Lion of the Woods, by Thomas Barlow Smith
  • But he kept his ears wide open, though the little noise made by the oars and the rippling of the water prevented him from hearing anything at first. Cited from Within The Enemy's Lines, by Oliver Optic
  • By the ripple of the water against the bows, I knew that a strong current was running, which accounted for the ship having been brought up. Cited from The Two Supercargoes, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Its beauties were extraordinary, and the silence was unbroken save for the musical ripple of the water over the stones. Cited from The Czar's Spy, by William Le Queux
  • No other noise was heard in the boat than the splashing of the oars, mingled with the rippling of the water along her sides. Cited from Notre-Dame de Paris, by Victor Hugo
  • The hour, the scene, the very rippling of the water-- all contributed to lend a character of excitement to the feelings of the youth. Cited from The Canadian Brothers (V.II), John Richardson
  • Next »