The general approached, catching Elise's eye.
Granaries for catching mice.
"Come here," said Rostov, catching hold of Telyanin's arm and almost dragging him to the window.
Carmen hesitated, catching Alex's eye.
Julie and Molly had catching up to do so they adjoined to their room, with plans for the pool later.
Deidre stilled suddenly, her breath catching softly.
They navigated the jungle as fast as they could, catching themselves against trees as they slid through slippery piles of leaves and over fallen branches. Katie ran until she was breathless. Deidre kept on running, and Katie pushed her body forward.
I think I'm catching a cold though.
She dashed on bare feet to intercept him, catching him with an index finger in the back of his belt.
There were scores of dots of color but Dean had little trouble catching sight of a yellow blur rounding a corner, further below than he would have guessed.
Her shoulder scraped off the stall, catching the strap of her sundress on a board.
She leaped off the window seat and dashed for the phone, catching it on the second ring.
Taran cursed and glanced around, catching sight of Sirian.
He nodded and turned, catching his breath as he gazed down at the ruins.
She turned to go back and stopped, catching her breath.
As of whatsoever fishes increasing in the rivers"; also "to reform nets too straight and other unlawful engines and instruments whatsoever for the catching of fishes"; also to take cognizance "of the wreck of the sea.
"Oh, what cunning things!" cried Dorothy, catching up one and petting it.
She had been lying around all day catching up on her sleep while Carmen worked on her bedroom.
He's catching on, isn't he?
All the activity and lack of sleep was catching up with her and she was exhausted.
She leaned back, the audible sound of her breath catching music to his ears.
Xander held up a hand, catching the bullets and then tossing them.
If you're going to return to chasing bad guys, you'd better think about getting in shape or you won't be catching any of them.
She closed her eyes and pushed herself up, her breath catching at the sharp pain in her ribs.
He whipped out a curved knife from the small of his back and tossed it in the air, catching it easily.
The cafeteria was four times the size of the one she was used to, and she lingered in the doorway, finally catching the attention of a convent member.
A'Ran launched himself upwards, catching the door as the ground beneath him crumbled and gave.
Someone had cleared the snow from a bench so the Deans sat, catching their breath.
Dean leaped on Shipton, clawing away at the soft snow, pummeling him like an eighth grade schoolyard brawler while Shipton, still clutching his ice ax in one hand, swung at Dean, catching him on the cheek and face with the side of the solid handle.
The tree dropped, caught, and dropped him again, catching him half a second before he hit the ground. He landed on his back at Ully's feet. The scientist knelt beside him, one hand on his head.
Rhyn scampered down the tree and fell far enough to knock his breath out. Demons flew overhead, unable to see through the canopy. He froze, watching them circle then leave, and stood, catching his breath. Fear penetrated him, colder than the rain. Katie was vulnerable. Gabe was vulnerable.
And after all these signs, 0 Petros, thou wentest away again to the former catching of fish.
The pyramidions were sheathed in bright metal, catching and reflecting the sun's rays as if they were thrones of the sunlight.
It might be expected that there should be a decrease in the Greenland seal fisheries, caused by the European and American sealers catching larger quantities every year, especially along the coasts of Newfoundland and Labrador, and so actually diminishing the number of the animals in the Greenland seas.
With horses only just recovering from an epidemic, they proved quite unequal to the task of catching the Cossacks, who swarmed round them in every direction, never accepting an engagement but compelling a constant watchfulness for which nothing in their previous experience had sufficiently prepared the French.
Froissart relates that he was burned to death through his bedclothes catching fire; Secousse says that he died in peace with many signs of contrition; another story says he died of leprosy; and a popular legend tells how he expired by a divine judgment through the burning of the clothes steeped in sulphur and spirits in which he had been wrapped as a cure for a loathsome disease caused by his debauchery.
Russian mediation proved barren, but Gallatin persevered, catching at every opportunity for negotiation.
The methods of catching prey adopted by spiders are extremely varied.
The article Fisheries deals with the subject from the economic and commercial point of view, and Angling with the catching of fish as a sport.
The largest ear-opening is met with in the owls, with correspondingly larger folds of skin, the function of which is less that of protection than, probably, the catching of sound.
Catching the toe of her hiking boots under a vine, she tripped and fell.
You've been pushing yourself too hard and it's all catching up with you.