The huntsmen assembled with their booty and their stories, and all came to look at the wolf, which, with her broad-browed head hanging down and the bitten stick between her jaws, gazed with great glassy eyes at this crowd of dogs and men surrounding her.
"Once bitten, twice shy," she muttered under her breath.
If so, it might be possible to save the lives of persons bitten by mad dogs.
What total fan girl doesn't want to be bitten by her idol.
She looked at her wrist, where Lankha had bitten her, closed her eyes, and hacked.
Or the German hunting in waterwork, is worth a thousand of these bed-hangings and these fly-bitten tapestries."
In 1800, when a frost-bitten thumb gave him great pain and much fear for his life, his friend, Rev. Philip Oliver of Chester, died, leaving him director and one of three trustees over his chapel at Boughton; and this added much to his anxiety.
Quick amputation of the finger is the best remedy of all if a large snake has bitten it.
He gripped his forearm in the same spot he'd told her Jonny had been bitten but shook his head.
While in Thrace he is said to have caused the death of Eurydice, who was bitten by a snake while fleeing from him.
A number of dogs were inoculated, the same number were untreated, and both sets were bitten by rabid animals.
But because the tissues are frost-bitten it does not follow that they will not recover.
It was no fun to be pulled over the sharp stones in that way; but it was better than to be bitten by the wolf.
While fleeing from Aristaeus, she was bitten by a serpent and died.
As no blood is passing into the skin, the parts look like tallow, and thus attract the attention of the companions of the frost-bitten man, who perhaps has no thought of there being anything amiss.
The frost-bitten individual must not be brought near a fire nor even into a warm room.
Local burning pain; the bitten limb soon swells and is discoloured.
Homer merely states that he was distinguished for his prowess with the bow; that he was bitten by a snake on the journey to Troy and left behind in the island of Lemnos; and that he subsequently returned home in safety.
Fighting had bitten out a wide salient on the Bainsizza plateau.
Bees can excavate timber and make their brood-chambers in hollow plant-stems.
You do not know the relief of brushing away a fly that has bitten you, nor the delight of eating delicious food, nor the satisfaction of drawing a long breath of fresh, pure air.
It has a sweetish taste, much like that of a frost-bitten potato, and I found it better boiled than roasted.
Most of them were disfigured by frost-bitten noses and cheeks, and nearly all had red, swollen and festering eyes.
Martin Luther and thousands of children like him were trained at home to know the creed, the ten commandments, the Lord's prayer, and such simple hymns as Ein Kindelein so lobelich, Nun bitten wir den Heiligen Geist and Crist ist erstanden; and they were taught to believe that God for Christ's sake freely pardons sin.
This, after long and serious labour, he effected; the dog thus inoculated proved to be immune when bitten by a rabid animal.
My fingernails are bitten off.