The roar of guns sounded more distinct outside.
The distant roar didn't register until the jets were overhead.
A roar of batteries answered from the shore.
He waited until he reached the street outside and let loose a roar of emotion.
The heat of his bare chest beneath her hands and the hardness of his arousal against her belly made need roar to life within her.
The roar of the earth grew louder.
Thus the word ag = the sign RAM = rdmu, " love " (proper meaning) is associated with ramdmu, " to roar," for phonetic reasons only.
The flames leaped up at once and the bonfire began to smoke and roar and crackle just as the great army of wooden Gargoyles arrived.
The dying creature let out an otherworldly roar of pain as it burned.
She heard Gabriel shout something that was lost in the roar of the ground splitting apart.
He broke through his bonds and gave a roar of fury.
During the rutting-season male camels become exceedingly savage and dangerous, uttering a loud bubbling roar and engaging in fierce contests with their fellows.
"Hur-a-a-a-ah!" came a roar of voices.
I rode a fiery hunter--I can feel the impatient toss of his head now and the quiver that ran through him at the first roar of the cannon.
The scents made her stomach roar to life.
A roar in the hallway made him whirl.
Taran suppressed a roar of fury and frustration.
About 12:20 a terrific roar and a great sheet of flame rose high above the din.
Next minute there was a roar and a sharp crash, and at her side Dorothy saw the ground open in a wide crack and then come together again.
Till the Tsar reached it, each regiment in its silence and immobility seemed like a lifeless body, but as soon as he came up it became alive, its thunder joining the roar of the whole line along which he had already passed.
Damian dropped to the floor with a roar, his eyes blurring as more fire and liquid tore through him.
The mention of feeding made his stomach roar to life.
Wide, shut in between two large reefs, a good half of the waters of the Niger flings itself over with a tremendous roar" (Hourst).
The gun rang out with a deafening metallic roar, and a whistling grenade flew above the heads of our troops below the hill and fell far short of the enemy, a little smoke showing the spot where it burst.
The shouting grew still louder and merged into a general roar that only an army of several thousand men could produce.
From the field beyond the village came now sounds of regimental music and now the roar of many voices shouting "Hurrah!" to the new commander-in-chief.
The distant roar of water pouring into the canyon caught her attention.
Thisbe was the first to arrive, but, terrified by the roar of a lion, took to flight.
The pursuit, too, was carried out in the midst of a tropical thunderstorm which broke at the roar of the opening cannonade, and very considerably retarded the French pursuit.
Like our Scottish stags at the rutting season, they roar loudest in cold frosty nights; but on no occasions are their voices to be heard in such perfection, or so intensely powerful, as when two or three troops of strange lions approach a fountain to drink at the same time.
At the same instant he was dazzled by a great flash of flame, and immediately a deafening roar, crackling, and whistling made his ears tingle.
The demon that was Ully gave a half-bark, half-roar before he smashed through the lab toward her.
Hardly had he finished when the opening roar of the cannonade at Waterloo was heard.
When this occurs, every member of each troop. sounds a bold roar of defiance at the opposite parties; and when one roars, all roar together, and each seems to vie with his comrades in the intensity and power of his voice.
He had observed the great men of both parties in hours of careless relaxation, had seen the leaders of opposition without the mask of patriotism, and had heard the prime minister roar with laughter and tell stories not over-decent.
Suddenly the strange sound of a far-off whistling and thud was heard, followed by a boom of cannon blending into a dull roar that set the windows rattling.
The roar of guns, the whistling of projectiles, and the piteous moaning of the cook, which rose above the other sounds, did not cease for a moment.
Livingstone goes so far as to say, "nothing that I ever learned of the lion could lead me to attribute to it either the ferocious or noble character ascribed to it elsewhere," and he adds that its roar is not distinguishable from that of the ostrich.
-- it falls abruptly over the edge of an almost vertical chasm with a roar as of continuous thunder sending up vast columns of vapour.
Faster and faster, vying with one another, they moved at the double or at a trot, vanishing amid the clouds of dust they raised and making the air ring with a deafening roar of mingling shouts.
A noise such as the roar due to traffic in a town may correspond physically in that it could probably be resolved into a nearly continuous series of wave-lengths, but psychically it is of no interest.
Here the tidal phenomenon called the bore, or Pororoca, occurs, where the soundings are not over 4 fathoms. It commences with a roar, constantly increasing, and advances at the rate of from 10 to 5 m.
Dusk had fallen, and the roar of guns died away.
The plaintive moan of reproach was drowned by the threatening and angry roar of the crowd.
The distant roar of the yelling crowd was audible even there.
There was a deafening roar that echoed throughout the cavern.
In the case of women the roar fell to the feet.
The third time that he thrust out the weapon there was a loud roar and a fall, and suddenly at his feet appeared the form of a great red bear, which was nearly as big as the horse and much stronger and fiercer.
They raced through the quaking halls toward the entrance, all while the strange roar of an ocean grew louder.
The guns of that battery were being fired continually one after another with a deafening roar, enveloping the whole neighborhood in powder smoke.
Suddenly, the cold roar of the wind gave way to warmth and quiet.
The crowd's sudden roar made her flinch.
The rain beat on the roof with a steady roar, and thunder cracked like a giant whip.
Over this was a tightly fitting tunic (roar, lend) reaching below the hips with a girdle at the waist.
The breakers would swoop back to gather themselves for a mightier leap, and I clung to the rock, tense, fascinated, as I felt the dash and roar of the rushing sea!
From all sides, like the roar of the sea, were heard the rattle of wheels, the tramp of feet, and incessant shouts of anger and abuse.
Napoleon, then standing near the Gustavus Adolphus monument on the field of Liitzen, heard the roar of a heavy cannonade to his right rear.
It is then that its characteristic roar is chiefly heard, as thus graphically described by Gordon-Cumming: "One of the most striking things connected with the lion is his voice, which is extremely grand and peculiarly striking.