A structure loomed darkly against the lighter horizon.
With each unsuccessful try my panic loomed larger until I could feel the perspiration run down my neck.
As he looked anxiously out for the pierheads at Ostend, breakers suddenly loomed up on the starboard bow, and before the ship could turn she was ashore.
The sun wouldn't be up for another hour, but the block walls of the dairy loomed clearly in the white landscape.
Loomed large on the Jesuit horizon.
She alone could have given the Spanish Armada any real chance of success; and as the prospect of invasion loomed larger on the horizon, fiercer grew the popular determination to remove the only possible centre of a domestic rising, without which the external attack was bound to be a failure.
These alders loomed through the mist at regular intervals as you walked half way round the pond.
Syrian people loomed so large in ancient records as did the Hittites, and the suggestion began to find acceptance.
For a few years he was the idol of the people of Quebec, and French Canada loomed large in the public eye; but towards the end of 1891 serious charges were preferred against his ministry, on the ground that subsidies voted for railways had been diverted to political use, and he was dismissed by the lieutenant-governor.
It must have been composed in a time of natural gloom and depression, after Yahweh's anger had been provoked by "a very froward generation," certainly not before the Assyrian Empire had loomed up against the political horizon, aggressive and menacing.
The wide spaces of the Pacific lay behind him, he had fought a famous battle, but the southern waters of the world lay before him, behind loomed the Atlantic, and he knew that Britain's arm stretched far.