He'd extended an olive branch and come back empty-handed.
He extended his hand.
ELEPHANT, the designation of the two existing representatives of the Proboscidea, a sub-order of ungulate mammals, and also extended to include their more immediate extinct relatives.
You said you were taking an extended vacation from work.
Dean was sure that, deep down, she thought whacking at a ball or chasing one someone else clobbered was an extended children's game and certainly not a worthwhile profession.
Kris accepted the glass of whiskey but avoided Jade's extended hand.
By the following September Helen shows improvement in fulness of construction and more extended relations of thought.
She lighted a lamp to show me the inside of the roof and the walls, and also that the board floor extended under the bed, warning me not to step into the cellar, a sort of dust hole two feet deep.
Damian extended a hand to Jessi.
The foyer extended from the front door to the windows, with multiple hallways and a stairway running deeper into the place.
AURUNCI, the name given by the Romans to a tribe which in historical times occupied only a strip of coast on either side of the Mons Massicus between the Volturnus and the Liris, although it must at an earlier period have extended over a considerably wider area.
I tried to hurry Helen out-of-doors, but she kept her arm extended, and every coat-tail she touched must needs turn round and give an account of the children he left at home, and receive kisses according to their number.
Though I passed over it as gently as possible, the slight undulations produced by my boat extended almost as far as I could see, and gave a ribbed appearance to the reflections.
Just then at a distance behind Kutuzov was heard the sound of regiments saluting, and this sound rapidly came nearer along the whole extended line of the advancing Russian columns.
The plan was based on the fact that the French line of operation was too extended, and it proposed that instead of, or concurrently with, action on the front to bar the advance of the French, we should attack their line of communication.
The sun shone somewhat to the left and behind him and brightly lit up the enormous panorama which, rising like an amphitheater, extended before him in the clear rarefied atmosphere.
You talk about our position, the left flank weak and the right flank too extended, he went on.
* The war must be extended widely.
Adjutant General Wolzogen, the man who when riding past Prince Andrew had said, "the war should be extended widely," and whom Bagration so detested, rode up while Kutuzov was at dinner.
The Emperor with a rapid glance scanned Kutuzov from head to foot, frowned for an instant, but immediately mastering himself went up to the old man, extended his arms and embraced him.
Slipping her hand through his extended elbow, she let him lead her into the center of the room.
Mr. Giddon is either on an extended vacation or he doesn't have a job.
Our need for secrecy, all five of us, extended far beyond personal culpability.
I explained my tip to the FBI and my follow up extended conversation with Agent Brennan.
Though this town is delightful, it's against my principles to remain in one place for an extended duration.
Her features had gone from drawn and pale to glowing, the result of his return from Europe after an extended absence and the child growing in her womb.
You'll finish transforming soon and will be like a human, just with a very, very long and extended life.
Darkyn extended his hand, drawing her from the thoughts before it was able to form fully.
Petite, white, pointed fangs extended from her upper gums to rest on her plump lower lip.
She possessed a head of coal black hair, tied in a single braid that extended below her waist, dark eyes, and a smile that lit up the room.
She wore a glove on one hand that extended to her elbow.
You extended my life over three years after the others said I had a few months.
"I, uh, rented the place for the weekend then extended it through the week," she said.
Deidre's gaze fell to his shapely shoulder, thick bicep and roped forearm as he extended one arm high enough for Katie to walk under.
A narrow, lit walkway extended all the way down the corridor, the only part of the hall out of reach of the arms of the prisoners on either side.
His brother snapped his mouth closed and extended his hand, pulling Rhyn and Katie with him into the shadow world.
Kiki extended a hand and pulled him up.
His thighs rested against hers and extended well beyond hers.
He extended his hand, introducing himself and swinging into a cheery speech about the visual pleasures of wintertime in Ouray.
Fred was still gabbing on the phone so Dean shared with his wife the last of the turkey salad, extended mileage from the Christmas turkey of ten days earlier.
The Fred O'Connor charm extended beyond the blue haired set to children as well.
He extended his hand.
At this spot, a bridge spanning the Uncompahgre River bisected the two main climbing sections that extended almost a mile.
Then the awkwardness of his silent position hiding in the darkness extended beyond the point of propriety of making his presence known.
Jackson extended his hand.
Dean was sorry he hadn't taken more time and extended his stay.
The Watcher extended his hand.
My father killed my family as well, Taran, and you've never extended the hand to me that I did to you!
I've decided to take an extended vacation.
Where else would he take an extended vacation?
Why not take an extended vacation?
Jonny just so happened to rescue a girl connected to someone immune to mind magic, someone who was likewise invisible to the extended senses of a vampire.
She wondered if it was the extended workout at the gym.
He assumed it extended no farther than the Black God using Ashley to get to Jessi.
The Indian flying-squirrel (P. oral) leaps with its parachute extended from the higher branches of a tree, and descends first directly and then more and more obliquely, until the flight, gradually becoming slower, assumes a horizontal direction, and finally terminates in an ascent to the branch or trunk of the tree to which it was directed.
The large industrial population of the town is occupied in the manufacture of lace, which extended hither from Nottingham; there are also railway carriage works.
But Oswio and his son Ecgfrith greatly extended their territories towards the north and north-west, making themselves masters of the kingdoms of Strathclyde and Dalriada, as well as of a large part of the Pictish kingdom.
He became king of Northumbria and extended his territories as far as Watling Street.
Aided by the Athenians and the Egyptian Hakor (Acoris), Evagoras extended his rule over the greater part of Cyprus, crossed over to Asia Minor, took several cities in Phoenicia, and persuaded the Cilicians to revolt.
Between 1130 and his death in 1163, `Abd-el-Mumin not only rooted out the Murabtis, but extended his power over all northern Africa as far as Egypt, becoming amir of Morocco in 1149.
Extended the kingdom of Jerusalem to its widest limits.
The revolutionary outbreak of 1820, which extended from Spain to Naples, seemed to afford the patriots an opportunity to secure the independence of Italy.
In 1337 the industry received an impulse from the settlement of a party of Flemish clothiers, and extended so greatly that when it was found necessary in 1566 to appoint by act of parliament deputies to assist the aulnegers, Bolton is named as one of the places where these deputies were to be employed.
"Very good!" said Bagration in reply to the officer's report, and began deliberately to examine the whole battlefield extended before him.
Zakhar, while still keeping his arms extended, raised one hand with the reins.
She extended her hand.
Tiyan's lands were shallow but extended for great distances along the coast.
This latter sense has been adapted and extended by modern historians concerned with the frontiers of the Roman Empire.
The whole army was extended in three lines: the cavalry in front, behind it the artillery, and behind that again the infantry.