He sucked in his breath, his dark gaze probing hers.
She met his gaze, her stomach tense as she steeled herself against the response to her next probing question.
She nibbled on her lower lip and stared at the papers in her hand, avoiding his probing gaze.
For a moment his gaze ran over her face, and then it found her eyes, probing her mind without revealing a single thought of his.
Thus the bill becomes a most delicate organ of sensation, and by its means the bird, while probing for food, is at once able to distinguish the nature of the objects it encounters, though these are wholly out of sight.
He takes as much pains in laying bare the trifling causes of a petty war with Pisa as in probing the deep-seated ulcer of the papacy.
Some or all of the anthers become twisted so that insects in probing for honey will touch the anthers with one side of their head and the capitate stigma with the other.