Brady was creeping forward.
"All right," returned the kitten, creeping out.
I am surprised when the herald blows his summons before some Tremont or Astor or Middlesex House, to see come creeping out over the piazza for all inhabitants a ridiculous mouse, which soon again slinks into some hole in the pavement.
Jade shook his head, feeling as if madness born of desperation were creeping into his mind with the pain.
She met his gaze at last, a red flush creeping across her face.
She joined him, warmth creeping up her face at the thought of their night.
Yet the sensation of fire creeping through her remained.
His solid frame and heat were creeping into her senses, tugging at her resolve to resist.
The funny thing is, they're creeping up to the wrong food bowl.
She pushed herself away from him as he took another step towards her, a newfound horror creeping through her.
The sound of someone creeping through the brush made him pause in his descent to listen.
She sensed the others creeping forward and ducked, escaping a second hand.
She returned her attention to the task at hand, warmth creeping up her face.
"I can say in the presence of God, in comparison of whom we are but like poor creeping ants upon the earth, I would have lived under my woodside to have kept a flock of sheep rather than undertook such a government as this."
The sounds of crackling and the din of falling walls and ceilings, the whistle and hiss of the flames, the excited shouts of the people, and the sight of the swaying smoke, now gathering into thick black clouds and now soaring up with glittering sparks, with here and there dense sheaves of flame (now red and now like golden fish scales creeping along the walls), and the heat and smoke and rapidity of motion, produced on Pierre the usual animating effects of a conflagration.
But just when he was clumsily creeping toward the door, that dreadful something on the other side was already pressing against it and forcing its way in.
As his grip on her relaxed, she stepped away from him, a flush creeping up her neck.
I have spent several long minutes creeping about in silence.
Creeping around campgrounds at midnight didn't seem like a well thought out plan.
Even the pre-dawn glow creeping into the room failed to disturb him.
Dean asked, picturing the Scout creeping along a Kansas Interstate.
He'd caught himself creeping closer and closer to breaking Immortal Codes.
She shuddered, despair creeping through her again.
Something was creeping along the ground — stocking, probably.
The " nardoo " seed, on which the aborigines sometimes contrived to exist, is a creeping plant, growing plentifully in swamps and shallow pools, and belongs to the natural order of Marsileaceae.
21), however,are ambulatory, creeping forms,living in rock-pools and walking, as it were, on the tips of the proximal branches of each of the tentacles, while the remaining branches serve for capture of food.
Trophosome (only known in one genus), polyps with two tentacles forming a creeping colony; gonosome, free medusae with four, six or more radial canals, giving off one or more lateral branches which run to the margin of the umbrella, with the stomach produced into four, six or more lobes, upon which the gonads are developed; the mouth with four lips or with a folded margin; the tentacles simple, arranged evenly round the margin of the umbrella.
Solitary polyps are unknown in this sub-order; the colony may be creeping or arborescent in form; if the latter, the budding of the polyps, as already stated, is of the sympodial type, and either biserial, forming stems capable of further branching, or uniserial, forming pinnules not capable of further branching.
Obelia forms numerous polyserial stems of the characteristic zigzag pattern growing up from a creeping basal stolon, and buds the medusa of the same name.
Ax., Green axis creeping on the surface of damp soil; rh., colorless rhizoids penetrating the soil; asc. ax., ascending axes of green cells.
Ln the creeping stem of one species (S.
Henceforth the influence of Russia over Poland was steadily to increase, without any struggle at all, the Republic being already stricken with that creeping paralysis which ultimately left her a prey to her neighbours.
(Cacoecia gallicolens), of the family Drepanulidae, causes the stem of a creeping plant, on the pith of which it apparently subsists, to swell up into a fusiform gall.'
Humboldti, are remarkable for being somewhat intermediate between a bulb and a creeping rhizome.
The leaves and flower-scapes spring from an underground creeping stem.
Many species spread by means of a creeping much-branched rootstock, or as in house-leek, by runners which perish after producing a terminal leaf-rosette.
Palustris, is a perennial plant growing to a height of 6 to 18 in., with rootstock creeping, stem clothed with lax spreading hairs, leaves light green, and somewhat shining, buds pink, becoming blue as they expand, and corolla rotate, broad, with retuse lobes and bright blue with a yellow centre.
The stems are columnar or elongated, some of the latter creeping on the ground or climbing up the trunks of trees, rooting as they grow.
In this case the electric charge exists at the point where the stem is attached, and there leakage by creeping takes place.
Calycinum (Rose of Sharon), a creeping plant with large almost solitary flowers 3 to 4 in.
- Part of the creeping stolon, with zooids, of Pedicellina belgica.
The underground stems are slender and creeping; their vertical roots enlarge and form turnip-shaped tubers.