He started to glide her across the floor easily.
She made arrangements for a glide rocker to be delivered to the house the following day.
Boat did glide swiftly and I put hand in water and felt it flowing.
The description, however, appears to glide into the conception of national immortality (iii.
The wing to act efficiently must be driven at a certain speed, and in such a manner that the down and up strokes shall glide into each other.
With a tendency to glide downwards) from falling, it will be urged in a horizontal direction."
But in those forms where curving must take place in different directions the layers or fibres of metal are made to glide over one another, extension taking place in some layers but not in others, and this goes on without producing much reduction in the thickness.
This is necessary in order that the down and up strokes may glide into each other in such a manner as to prevent jerking and unnecessary retardation."
Birds came at his call, and forgot their hereditary fear of man; beasts lipped and caressed him; the very fish in lake and stream would glide, unfearful, between his hands.
It is in this position that free-swimming forms glide over the substratum of organic debris in which they find their food.
Cuscuses and phalangers form a numerous group, all the members of which are arboreal, and some of which are provided with lateral expansions of skin enabling them to glide from tree to tree like flying-squirrels.
"How quiet, peaceful, and solemn; not at all as I ran," thought Prince Andrew--"not as we ran, shouting and fighting, not at all as the gunner and the Frenchman with frightened and angry faces struggled for the mop: how differently do those clouds glide across that lofty infinite sky!
Indeed, despite the fact that they present much diversity of habit - some being arboreal, as the squirrels, many of which are provided with expansions of skin or parachutes on which they glide from tree to tree; some cursorial, as the hares; others jumpers, as the jerboas; others fossorial, as the mole-rats; and others aquatic, as the beavers and waterrats - no important structural modifications are correlated with such diversity of habit.
There are many rapids, caused by reefs of rock running across the bed, or by a sudden fall of from one to several feet, which produce very rough water below the swift glide; but the most dangerous places for navigation are where a point juts out into the stream, and the current, thrown back, causes a violent double backwater.
The glide between i and another vowel as in bcch=diya - is never represented, there was no occasion to use the Phoenician Jod in a double function.
Hawah, " sink, glide down " (through space); hawwa " blow " (wind).