When she reminded him that he was going over the thousand-dollar figure he had thrown out, he merely shrugged.
As she stepped off the walk to cross an alley, a lean figure stepped out of the saloon.
She screamed when she saw a figure at her bedroom window and her father chased him.
Once someone knows how to make a factory that can produce 48,000 pins a day with ten people, someone else can figure out how to make one that makes 100,000 a day with five people.
Liberty is a gigantic figure of a woman in Greek draperies, holding in her right hand a torch....
She stood, frozen with fear as his dark figure moved past her.
While she was outside having a pity party, he was trying to figure out what he'd done wrong.
He surveyed her slender figure with obvious appreciation.
He made a striking figure, so tall and lean.
She watched his tall figure move gracefully down the hall, forcing unwelcome warmth to crawl up her neck.
He wasn't to that point yet, and he had to figure out just how to protect the woman from the man she considered her own father.
I also recited "Laus Deo," and as I spoke the concluding verses, he placed in my hands a statue of a slave from whose crouching figure the fetters were falling, even as they fell from Peter's limbs when the angel led him forth out of prison.
(Strictly speaking, Daniel Cooper was one figure of the anglaise.)
Roxanne had everything; beauty, a good figure, and a sweet personality.
She glanced up as a figure approached, and her smile was genuine.
Then the scientific race of the century was on, with this goal: to figure out how DNA conveyed genetic information.
"No it can't be, that would be too extraordinary," and at the very moment she thought this, the face and figure of Prince Andrew, in a fur cloak the deep collar of which covered with snow, appeared on the landing where the footman stood with the candle.
His bloodshot gaze wandered over her figure in a way that made her regret leaving her beach robe in the house.
He was a tall dark figure in the night, as he stood looking down at her.
I'm surprised she didn't figure that one out right away.
I figure he must have something in mind after he graduates this spring.
A tall thin bow-legged figure strolled around the side of the house.
Cassie glanced at the familiar figure and then gasped.
If you figure out a way to do this all day and still make the ranch turn a profit, you could make a fortune teaching your method at seminars.
A tall lean figure entered the diner and she froze – Cade.
From the porch we could see the huddled figure of Howie Abbott sitting under a large red umbrella on the edge of the pier.
I came downstairs and tried to figure out what happened and then I talked to Ben and it calmed me down.
I could see a figure on a horse in the distance coming toward me.
Something was placed over her nose and mouth and after a silent struggle; a stocky figure carried the child downstairs.
He named a figure that surprised us by being far less than we'd guessed.
They might just figure I'm a whack case or worse yet, want to round you up and stuff you in their back office.
One fair-haired young soldier of the third company, whom Prince Andrew knew and who had a strap round the calf of one leg, crossed himself, stepped back to get a good run, and plunged into the water; another, a dark noncommissioned officer who was always shaggy, stood up to his waist in the water joyfully wriggling his muscular figure and snorted with satisfaction as he poured the water over his head with hands blackened to the wrists.
Pierre recognized him at once by his peculiar figure, which distinguished him from everybody else.
Kutuzov noticed Pierre's figure and the group gathered round him.
The officers gazed with surprise at Pierre's huge stout figure and listened to his talk of Moscow and the position of our army, round which he had ridden.
Together with that sound came a solitary human cry from the gateway and amid the smoke appeared the figure of a bareheaded man in a peasant's coat.
While Pierre, standing in the middle of the room, was talking to himself in this way, the study door opened and on the threshold appeared the figure of Makar Alexeevich, always so timid before but now quite transformed.
Besides his height and stoutness, and the strange morose look of suffering in his face and whole figure, the Russians stared at Pierre because they could not make out to what class he could belong.
Her eyes" (Nicholas looked at his partner) "are blue, her mouth coral and ivory; her figure" (he glanced at her shoulders) "like Diana's...."
When Pierre saw his neighbor next morning at dawn the first impression of him, as of something round, was fully confirmed: Platon's whole figure--in a French overcoat girdled with a cord, a soldier's cap, and bast shoes--was round.
The black figure of a sentinel stood on the bridge.
He heard footsteps in the darkness and a black figure appeared.