She shook her head and the motion brought on a dizzy spell.
The zipper opened in one motion to reveal the lighted face of Fred O'Connor.
It is splendid to feel the wind blowing in my face and the springy motion of my iron steed.
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.
As Dean watched, scarcely breathing, she lifted the ancient white dress above her head in one motion and dropped it to the floor.
He kicked Ed into motion and headed for the house.
My hands felt every object and observed every motion, and in this way I learned to know many things.
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.
In a single motion, she tugged open her robe and nightgown, baring both breasts, pressing Claire to her right side.
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.
A languor of motion and speech, resulting from weakness, gave her a distinguished air which inspired respect.
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.
By adopting smaller and smaller elements of motion we only approach a solution of the problem, but never reach it.
In the first case it was necessary to renounce the consciousness of an unreal immobility in space and to recognize a motion we did not feel; in the present case it is similarly necessary to renounce a freedom that does not exist, and to recognize a dependence of which we are not conscious.
I do remember some theories concerning relativity suggesting some sort of motion in space might allow time travel if space-time geometrics are possible.
On the motion of Cabanis he was named associate of the Institute in the class of the moral and political sciences.
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.
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.
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.
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.
With hospitable dignity and cordiality in her glance and in every motion, she looked at the visitors and, with a pleasant smile, bowed respectfully.
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.
Momentum (quantity of motion) is the product of mass and velocity.
But the mysterious forces that move humanity (mysterious because the laws of their motion are unknown to us) continued to operate.
The more this field of motion spreads out before our eyes, the more evident are the laws of that movement.
Wrapping the rope around the saddle horn, he nudged Ed into motion, tugging the fallen tree downstream.
On one occasion Dundas carried a motion in the House of Commons, censuring Hastings and demanding his recall.
Motion is communicated to the forks by female screws tapped in the heads m and n acting on the screws o and p respectively.
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.
No spotting or cramps, but she did have motion sickness.
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.
He could feel the tremor of movement in his hand, the result of some motion far below.
A man in motion always devises an aim for that motion.
The buoyant motion of the water filled me with an exquisite, quivering joy.
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.