She shook her head and the motion brought on a dizzy spell.
Raindrops fell as if in slow motion, and lightning stayed, brighter than the midday sun.
Absolute continuity of motion is not comprehensible to the human mind.
No spotting or cramps, but she did have motion sickness.
She tried to sit up, but the motion created a nauseating pain in her shoulder.
The man reached down with one hand and pulled his partner to a standing position and nudged Dean forward all in one motion, burying his gun in the detective's side.
The zipper opened in one motion to reveal the lighted face of Fred O'Connor.
If nothing else, we can bury motion sensors a few feet away, if you think the Others will sense anything close to the portal.
You've set in motion a course which cannot be altered.
My hands felt every object and observed every motion, and in this way I learned to know many things.
She follows with her hands every motion you make, and she knew that I was looking for the doll.
The slow motion world around them snapped into real time, throwing them against a wall.
It is continually receiving new life and motion from above.
The bullet of your thought must have overcome its lateral and ricochet motion and fallen into its last and steady course before it reaches the ear of the hearer, else it may plow out again through the side of his head.
I do remember some theories concerning relativity suggesting some sort of motion in space might allow time travel if space-time geometrics are possible.
Sensing motion, she opened her eyes to find Alex leaning across her, placing a long stemmed glass on the window sill beside her.
The later English artists have somewhat changed the mode of communicating motion to the slides, by attaching the screws pdrmanently to the micrometer head and tapping each micrometer screw into its slide.
It is splendid to feel the wind blowing in my face and the springy motion of my iron steed.
A languor of motion and speech, resulting from weakness, gave her a distinguished air which inspired respect.
In a single motion, she tugged open her robe and nightgown, baring both breasts, pressing Claire to her right side.
The world moved like it was in slow motion, giving him time to react with unnatural agility.
Whenever it was possible, I touched the machinery while it was in motion, so as to get a clearer idea how the stones were weighed, cut, and polished.
By adopting smaller and smaller elements of motion we only approach a solution of the problem, but never reach it.
The ship moves independently with its own enormous motion, the boat hook no longer reaches the moving vessel, and suddenly the administrator, instead of appearing a ruler and a source of power, becomes an insignificant, useless, feeble man.
The old man grabbed a metal trashcan from the curb and in one motion swung it at the car, scoring a direct hit on the windshield.
He kicked Ed into motion and headed for the house.
The top of the buggy caught the air like a parachute or an umbrella filled with wind, and held them back so that they floated downward with a gentle motion that was not so very disagreeable to bear.
Just as in a clock, the result of the complicated motion of innumerable wheels and pulleys is merely a slow and regular movement of the hands which show the time, so the result of all the complicated human activities of 160,000 Russians and French--all their passions, desires, remorse, humiliations, sufferings, outbursts of pride, fear, and enthusiasm--was only the loss of the battle of Austerlitz, the so-called battle of the three Emperors--that is to say, a slow movement of the hand on the dial of human history.
In the middle of one of the longest sentences, he stopped the rotary motion of the snuffbox, raised his head, and with inimical politeness lurking in the corners of his thin lips interrupted Weyrother, wishing to say something.
Having looked at Natasha he approached his sister, laid his well gloved hand on the edge of her box, nodded to her, and leaning forward asked a question, with a motion toward Natasha.
The discovery of these laws is only possible when we have quite abandoned the attempt to find the cause in the will of some one man, just as the discovery of the laws of the motion of the planets was possible only when men abandoned the conception of the fixity of the earth.
The front door was in continual motion with guests coming and going, amid laughter and boisterous conversation.
As Dean watched, scarcely breathing, she lifted the ancient white dress above her head in one motion and dropped it to the floor.
I was never still a moment; my life was as full of motion as those little insects that crowd a whole existence into one brief day.
I made her go through the motion of knocking the doll's head on the table and spelled to her: No, no, Helen is naughty.
She responds quickly to the gentle pressure of affection, the pat of approval, the jerk of impatience, the firm motion of command, and to the many other variations of the almost infinite language of the feelings; and she has become so expert in interpreting this unconscious language of the emotions that she is often able to divine our very thoughts.
But the mysterious forces that move humanity (mysterious because the laws of their motion are unknown to us) continued to operate.
Finally she got up from the table and went through the motion of picking seaweed and shells, and splashing in the water, holding up her skirts higher than was proper under the circumstances.
Surprised by the intimate motion that seemed meant to comfort her, Deidre glanced up at him before nuzzling his neck.
They were a soft, sable brown with specs of black that seemed to swirl in motion around her pupils like two tiny solar systems.
Darkyn glanced at the sand in the hourglass. He had one more chain of events to set in motion.
Wrapping the rope around the saddle horn, he nudged Ed into motion, tugging the fallen tree downstream.
No spotting or cramps, but she did have motion sickness.
Thus the smallest rotation of either head communicates to the corresponding slide motion, which, if the screws are accurate, is proportional to the amount through which the head is turned.
This rock was separate from the rest of the mountain and was in motion, turning slowly around and around as if upon a pivot.
Few know what joy it is to feel the roses pressing softly into the hand, or the beautiful motion of the lilies as they sway in the morning breeze.
The buoyant motion of the water filled me with an exquisite, quivering joy.
A modern branch of mathematics having achieved the art of dealing with the infinitely small can now yield solutions in other more complex problems of motion which used to appear insoluble.
A man in motion always devises an aim for that motion.
Momentum (quantity of motion) is the product of mass and velocity.
The more this field of motion spreads out before our eyes, the more evident are the laws of that movement.
It takes time for me to establish motion and I got a late start.
What's been set into motion can't be stopped, but you at least have a chance if you have her.
In one fluid motion, he mounted Ed.
With one motion he struck downward with his right arm and swung his left elbow with all his might on a level line at the man's jaw.
"Motion sensors there," Chapo added.
We set this chain of events in motion before the Schism.
On the motion of Cabanis he was named associate of the Institute in the class of the moral and political sciences.
He held that every fermentation consisted of molecular motion which is transmitted from a substance in a state of chemical motion - that is, of decomposition - to other substances, the elements of which are loosely held together.
Even with the particles retarding the motion of the aether, the same will be true if, to counterbalance the increased inertia, suitable forces are caused to act on the aether at all points where the inertia is altered.
On one occasion Dundas carried a motion in the House of Commons, censuring Hastings and demanding his recall.
A still further facility was given to the use of the filar micrometer by the introduction of clockwork, which caused the telescope automatically to follow the diurnal motion of a star, and left the observer's hands entirely at liberty.'
Motion is communicated to the forks by female screws tapped in the heads m and n acting on the screws o and p respectively.
Yesterday I thought for the first time what a beautiful thing motion was, and it seemed to me that everything was trying to get near to God, does it seem that way to you?
I would cling to my mother's dress as she went about her household duties, and my little hands felt every object and observed every motion, and in this way I learned a great many things.
The only motion in the air was that of the dripping, microscopic particles of drizzling mist.
It was like walking in water and I almost lost my balance but after a few steps, I could control my motion pretty well.
He could feel the tremor of movement in his hand, the result of some motion far below.
She laughed merrily and raised her arms in one motion, pulling up her t-shirt.
How strange, how extraordinary, how joyful it seemed, that her son, the scarcely perceptible motion of whose tiny limbs she had felt twenty years ago within her, that son about whom she used to have quarrels with the too indulgent count, that son who had first learned to say "pear" and then "granny," that this son should now be away in a foreign land amid strange surroundings, a manly warrior doing some kind of man's work of his own, without help or guidance.
It looked as if by that slight motion the army itself was expressing its joy at the approach of the Emperors.
Natasha threw off the shawl from her shoulders, ran forward to face "Uncle," and setting her arms akimbo also made a motion with her shoulders and struck an attitude.
(2) Time is infinite motion without a moment of rest and is unthinkable otherwise.
She turned and in one motion straddled him, pinning his arms above his head, the heat of her body pressed against him.
She made a choking, gagging motion at her throat in answer to Donnie's written question.
He swept his hand to motion her through the doorway, then walked to the desk and the only chair in the room.
She turned to see him motion her towards the jungle surrounding the lake. His clothing was torn, and blood stained his skin. He appeared to have been running; his boots were covered in mud that had splashed to his thighs, and his face was flushed.
How full of life and motion it was!
Wheels creak on their axles as the cogs engage one another and the revolving pulleys whirr with the rapidity of their movement, but a neighboring wheel is as quiet and motionless as though it were prepared to remain so for a hundred years; but the moment comes when the lever catches it and obeying the impulse that wheel begins to creak and joins in the common motion the result and aim of which are beyond its ken.
Magnetic fields arise from the flow of current.
With a swift motion, she sent the combination skyward where tack and bill joined the hundreds of others while she deftly caught the falling quarter to the cheers of the dinners.
Together they watched as Alex put the horse down the hill, his body moving gracefully with the motion of the horse.
He nudged Random into motion and Carmen stepped back.
Her first strike might as well have been in slow motion; no one moved like he did with brute strength that flattened her after a particularly harsh block.