A chair scraped next to her and Alex swore softly under his breath.
He scraped sand over the scorpion, burying it from her view.
She scraped bones from a plate into a hole she had dug in the sand.
Cade's' chair scraped the floor and his boot heels hit the floor twice before he grabbed her waist.
He related how she'd been injured, adding that he guessed the volume of vodka she consumed afterward contributed more to her morning sick leave than her scraped knee.
The knife scraped across it, deflecting it away from his heart.
The two had gradually fallen in love, married, scraped together funds, and together with Fred O'Connor, purchased a hundred-year-old Colorado Victorian home.
Katie scraped gears and smirked through her hand.
He scraped the toe of his boot across the floor.
The Byrne family had finally scraped aside enough for Cynthia to go back to school.
When the last of the dessert was scraped away, Coach Grayson, in his ever-present baseball cap and sweatshirt, entered the restaurant.
Her shoulder scraped off the stall, catching the strap of her sundress on a board.
She glanced down at her shoulder and saw blood oozing out of the scraped skin.
Princess snorted and scraped the ground with a front hoof.
Behind her, the bench scraped against the floor.
Or ridged areas on the sides of the prothorax may be scraped by "files" on the front thighs, as in some ground-beetles.
In a large number of beetles of different families, stridulating areas occur on various segments of the abdomen, and are scraped by the elytra.
In many of those ants whose third abdominal segment forms a second " node," the basal dorsal region of the fourth segment is traversed by a large number of very fine transverse striations; over these the sharp hinder edge of the third segment can be scraped to and fro, and the result is a stridulating organ which gives rise to a note of very high pitch.
The footmen began moving about, chairs scraped, the band struck up in the gallery, and the guests settled down in their places.
Again the footmen rushed about, chairs scraped, and in the same order in which they had entered but with redder faces, the guests returned to the drawing room and to the count's study.
He bowed his head and scraped first with one foot and then with the other, awkwardly, like a child at a dancing lesson.