skinny hand

56 examples (0.04 sec)
  • Coming back to the girl, she laid a skinny hand upon her arm. Cited from Audrey, by Mary Johnston
  • Her skinny hands moved as if wishing, but unable, to lay hold of something. Cited from At the Back of the North Wind, George MacDonald #0
  • She raised her skinny hand up, and her eyes became glazed. Cited from No Defense, by G. Parker, v3
  • I felt her skinny hand reach out and clutch my shoulder. Cited from The Story Girl, by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  • I like Jim and his burning eyes, his skinny hands, his dying body -- and his store. Cited from A Thousand and One Afternoons in Chicago, B. Hecht
  • She put a skinny hand on my arm. Cited from Now It Can Be Told, by Philip Gibbs
  • And then all at once Radmore felt a small skinny hand slipped into his. Cited from What Timmy Did, by Marie Adelaide Belloc Lowndes
  • He laid a persuasive skinny hand that trembled a little upon my arm. Cited from The Country of the Blind, And Other Stories, by H. G. Wells
  • She was always pawing him and sticking her skinny hands in his hair. Cited from The Plastic Age, by Percy Marks
  • The object was a man, who reached for Kurt and felt of him with a skinny hand. Cited from The Desert of Wheat, by Zane Grey
  • But now he remembered Jim's words, certain motions made by the skinny hands, and from them he laid his course. Cited from Casey Ryan, by B. M. Bower
  • His business was not a source of loss, and he could still trust his skinny hands and peering eyes to make up a prescription. Cited from The Old Wives' Tale, by Arnold Bennett
  • "But she will die!" exclaimed the emperor, as bending over the poor old woman, he took her skinny hand in his. Cited from Joseph II. and His Court, by L. Muhlbach
  • Her skinny hands were supported by a silver-headed staff, which was covered with quaint carvings. Cited from Three Brides, Love in a Cottage, and Other Tales,by Francis A. Durivage
  • He had been staring open-mouthed at her, still on his knees, and holding his mantle open with his skinny hands. Cited from Green Mansions, by W. H. Hudson
  • To her great relief the mummy put out a skinny hand, and snatched the offered provisions under its robe. Cited from The New Penelope and Other Stories and Poems, by Frances Fuller Victor
  • He lifted his skinny hand to his long gray beard, and then gravely tipped his oiled hat. Cited from Tales of the Chesapeake, by George Alfred Townsend
  • There was terror in the air, as a "skinny hand so brown" waved to me from the deck. Cited from Prue and I, by George William Curtis
  • Meanwhile I stood near, watching, and stretched out my skinny hands to the grateful heat as soon as the fire was lighted. Cited from Seats Of The Mighty, by G. Parker, v2
  • Her face was furrowed with deep wrinkles, and her skinny hand, held before the lamp, seemed transparent. Cited from In the Field (1914-1915), by Marcel Dupont
  • Next »