standing erect

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  • The young man was standing erect now on the side of the road. Cited from Under Sealed Orders, by H.A. Cody
  • As he spoke, he slowly drew himself up, till he was standing erect. Cited from The Beetle, by Richard Marsh
  • The second man was standing erect before the other, a few feet away from him. Cited from A Voyage to Arcturus, by David Lindsay
  • Still standing erect he turned his head and looked at her. Cited from Innocent, by Marie Corelli
  • Behind the door of this chamber a man was standing erect against the wall. Cited from Les Miserables, by Victor Hugo
  • Faith was standing erect behind her counter when a sharp-looking woman came up. Cited from For Gold or Soul?, by Lurana W. Sheldon
  • Each lion is about high, standing erect with its front feet spread open.
  • The second method consists in standing erect, with the head thrown slightly back. Cited from Poise: How to Attain It, by D. Starke
  • While he was saying this, all the prisoners were standing erect with their hands by their sides. Cited from The Awakening, by Leo Nikoleyevich Tolstoy
  • He was standing erect, a black statue against the wall of gray rock. Cited from Atlantida, by Pierre Benoit
  • Even as I finished she arose to her feet, standing erect before me, looking a very queen. Cited from Prisoners of Chance, by Randall Parrish
  • It may also have served to balance the creature when standing erect on shore. Cited from Dinosaurs, by William Diller Matthew
  • Behind the angle formed by the two streets, a man was standing erect against the wall. Cited from Les Miserables, by Victor Hugo
  • The man in the wagon was half a mile away now, still standing erect. Cited from Little Journeys to the Homes of American Statesmen, by Elbert Hubbard
  • She herself had not noticed the figure standing erect in the shadow of the wall. Cited from The Saint, by Antonio Fogazzaro
  • He was standing erect, with high-held head and arms folded across his broad chest. Cited from Thuvia, Maid of Mars, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • They were playing together, standing erect, and grasping each other by the arms. Cited from Malayan Literature, by Various Authors
  • She was now standing erect, with her face quite calm. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. XII, No. 29. August, 1873, by Various
  • He rose, and standing erect, almost lifted her from her chair and folded her in his arms. Cited from Vendetta, by Marie Corelli
  • The height of this species, standing erect, is rather less than two feet: the length two feet and a half. Cited from The Voyage Of Governor Phillip To Botany Bay, by Arthur Phillip
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