When she opened them, she lay on her side with her back to her protective wave.
He's a little over protective at times, but he means well.
Protective anger stirred at his dismissive tone.
He almost sounded … protective of his mate.
Well, I'm sure Fred wasn't a hooker but I'm content to accept him on a present day basis, regardless of why he's so protective of his past.
It was much easier to sleep with his protective arm around her waist.
In spite of the protective gear worn, the challenge definitely excluded the weak of heart, and, in Dean's estimation, the strong of brain.
"The protective assignment," Gabriel started.
He took up a protective stance within direct sight of them, so still, he seemed like a statue.
She may have been more realistic about Annie's life, but she is very protective of sister Claire.
Alex slipped a protective arm around her waist and gazed at the mill.
The fighters were armed as well as the army and the government's special protective services and in many cases, with the same equipment.
Two more black-clad protective service members with weapons drawn stood nearby, one a safe distance behind the lunatic and the other near the cliff.
She couldn't have found a more attentive or protective husband.
As always, he was protective and decisive.
Hilden moved through the crowd directly to the table and took up a protective position behind Rissa, watching without interfering.
She could not remember anything as comforting as his protective strength and heat.
Protective of his sole treasure, he had never entrusted anyone else with guarding it.
You're somewhat protective of women, even if you refuse to form attachments, and you're aggressive with men.
On the one hand the retributive principle itself has been very largely superseded by the protective and the reformative; on the other punishments involving bodily pain have become objectionable to the general sense of society.
Reports of Select Committee on Telephone and Telegraph Wires (1885), of Select Committee on Telegraph Bill (1892), of Joint Committee of the House of Lords and the House of Commons on Electric Powers (Protective Clauses) (1893), of Select Committee on Telephone Service (1895), of Select Committee on Telephones (1898), and of Select Committee on Post Office (Telephone) Agreement (1905); Treasury Minutes (1892 and 1899); Annual Reports of the Postmaster-General; Report to the Treasury by Sheriff Andrew Jameson on Glasgow Telephone Enquiry (1897); H.
The rise of the industry has been favored by protective tariffs and by a system of excise which allows a considerable premium to manufacturers.
To enclose the club in a protective covering form- ?0 ing a cup or vesicle, at first open distally; finally the opening closes and J' P g, ,.
Those organisms which possess the latter are a little higher in the scale of life than those which remain unclothed by it, but a comparison of the behaviour of the two quickly enables us to say that the membrane is of but secondary importance, and that for those which possess it, it is nothing more than a protective covering for the living substance.
As a consequence this central Russian industry, even when supported by very high protective duties, is only able to produce for the home market and the markets of the adjacent territories in Asia which are under Russian political control.
He's very protective of his family.
"I love that you're protective," she interrupted, "even when there is nothing to protect me from.
While she would never have described her parents as over-protective, their devotion to their children was never in doubt.
He seemed at once disgusted by the fact she was a difficult mortal blood monkey and yet primitively protective, holding her as she quaked after her run-in with a man who wanted to kill her.
The phantom looked at her, then past her.
Tutelarius. You know, protective - like a guardian – teaching me...
Notwithstanding the wealth of the country in minerals and metals of all kinds, and the endeavours made by government to encourage mining, including the imposition of protective Mining tariffs even against Finland (in 1885), this and the related and re- industries are still at a low stage of development.
The outer protective walls of the oospores of some Fungi are formed out of protoplasm containing numerous nuclei, which is at an early stage separ~t~d from tl-,c. r,rofc,nI,,,zm of ih,~ o,~nor~ T,.
In cushion plants the leaves are very small, very close together, and the low habit is protective against winds.
But these protective layers are in the main impermeable by gases and by either liquid or vapour, and prevent the access of either to the protoplasts which need them.
This consists typically of close-fitting layers of cells with completely suberized walls, intended to replace the epidermis as the external protective layer of the plant when the latter, incapable as it is of further growth after its original formation, is broken and cast off by the increase in thickness of the stem through the activity of the cambium.
In all green plants which have a special protective epidermis, the cortex of the shoot has to perform the primitive fundamental function of carbon assimilation.
"Maybe if we—" one started, pulling off the protective second-skin glove to reach into the box.
He was protective of you before he even met you.