Bushes looked like gigantic trees and level ground like cliffs and slopes.
Cassie tore her gaze from Bordeaux and fixed her father with a level look.
A few Naturals were found every year, and he didn't bother to remember their names in an organization his size, leaving that level of detail to his most trusted men, the two regional commanders, and dozens of sector commanders worldwide.
Gabe asked in a level voice.
The information was beyond valuable, and on a level that further altered Gabe's perception on Deidre.
When we can build at the molecular level, we can build things I cannot imagine today.
And finally, consider how nutrition affects other relative and subjective factors in our lives such as energy level and mood.
Accountability must be at as low a level as possible, so that if government officials mess up, they answer to constituents in their locality.
The trail was clear and level ahead of her, so she let her long legs stretch out.
"Where are the girls?" he asked in a low, level growl.
"I think you're right, Jonny," she said in the low, level voice she used with her trainees.
When she was satisfied, she rejoined Cora on the main level of the penthouse.
There were no stairs in their houses, because they did not need them, but on a level surface they generally walked just as we do.
In a world without scarcity, or that has scarcity at such a trivial level it is hardly noticeable, all the conventional theories and dogmas lose their meaning.
Everyone you know lives in the trailer park and they all have about the same level of income.
By comparison, if a country has 99 percent of the people working in agriculture—if it is barely feeding itself, even with everyone working at that—then it is living at a subsistence level, the very definition of poverty.
I hope that someday the whole world has only this nation's level of problems.
The Emperor drew level with Rostov and halted.
That part of the line was not entrenched and in front of it the ground was more open and level than elsewhere.
That level of agony was something she never wanted to go through again.
That Damian was capable of the same level of violence as these men reminded her that this world was nothing like hers.
There were more demons on this level, a couple of which eyed her before moving on, leaving her a bit more confident she wasn't going to be eaten.
But in terms of wanting to converse with robots at an emotional level, I just don't see it.
A carload of drovers, too, in the midst, on a level with their droves now, their vocation gone, but still clinging to their useless sticks as their badge of office.
In such transparent and seemingly bottomless water, reflecting the clouds, I seemed to be floating through the air as in a balloon, and their swimming impressed me as a kind of flight or hovering, as if they were a compact flock of birds passing just beneath my level on the right or left, their fins, like sails, set all around them.
Stumps thirty or forty years old, at least, will still be sound at the core, though the sapwood has all become vegetable mould, as appears by the scales of the thick bark forming a ring level with the earth four or five inches distant from the heart.
He raised his head and looked about him, but above the level of the wounded men.
This is so much higher than my grade level I'm getting a nose bleed.
Her arms were crossed, and though she smiled at Lon, Sofia could see her level of comfort was equal to hers among the giants that towered even above a supermodel.
On some level – in the newfound instincts that wanted to taste him – his words made sense.
She stood too near, perfumed and ram-rod straight, fixing him with a level and unfaltering gaze with those arresting eyes.
And yet, by the coarse measures we use, in a sense we have the same level of prosperity because we both have cars.
He cut his trees level and close to the ground, that the sprouts which came up afterward might be more vigorous and a sled might slide over the stumps; and instead of leaving a whole tree to support his corded wood, he would pare it away to a slender stake or splinter which you could break off with your hand at last.
Walden, being like the rest usually bare of snow, or with only shallow and interrupted drifts on it, was my yard where I could walk freely when the snow was nearly two feet deep on a level elsewhere and the villagers were confined to their streets.
Every winter the liquid and trembling surface of the pond, which was so sensitive to every breath, and reflected every light and shadow, becomes solid to the depth of a foot or a foot and a half, so that it will support the heaviest teams, and perchance the snow covers it to an equal depth, and it is not to be distinguished from any level field.
It is well known that a level cannot be used on ice.
At one rod from the shore its greatest fluctuation, when observed by means of a level on land directed toward a graduated staff on the ice, was three quarters of an inch, though the ice appeared firmly attached to the shore.
When two legs of my level were on the shore and the third on the ice, and the sights were directed over the latter, a rise or fall of the ice of an almost infinitesimal amount made a difference of several feet on a tree across the pond.
Why level downward to our dullest perception always, and praise that as common sense?
No man loses ever on a lower level by magnanimity on a higher.
During their long conversation on Wednesday evening, Speranski more than once remarked: "We regard everything that is above the common level of rooted custom..." or, with a smile: "But we want the wolves to be fed and the sheep to be safe..." or: "They cannot understand this..." and all in a way that seemed to say: "We, you and I, understand what they are and who we are."
"I just need a minute," he said in a calm, level voice.