The moan of that wounded beast (the French army) which betrayed its calamitous condition was the sending of Lauriston to Kutuzov's camp with overtures for peace.
The plaintive moan of reproach was drowned by the threatening and angry roar of the crowd.
She began to moan and sunk her nails into my back until we finally flopped back in exhaustion.
While eating dessert, they heard a muffled moan from the bed.
His warm lips left hers and started down her neck, forcing a moan from hers.
At last he heard a noise off to his right, a sigh or a moan in the blackness.
A similar moan of surprise and horror ran through the crowd.
A soft moan sounding nothing like her reached his ears, and then slowly, out from under the cover, emerged a huge wolf with bronze colored fur.
She got up quickly just as Nicholas entered, almost ran to the door which was hidden by curtains, struck her head against it, and rushed from the room with a moan either of pain or sorrow.
When passion brought a moan to her lips, he finally lifted her into his arms and carried her to their bedroom.
It was evidently not so much his sufferings that caused him to moan (he had dysentery) as his fear and grief at being left alone.
The awful pain he suffered made him moan incessantly and piteously, and his moaning sounded terrible in the darkness of the autumn night.