"It's easy to get into trouble when you're out scratching on your own," Dean said, prompting for more detail.
Well, personally, I'd like to see some little chicks scratching at the ground like their mother.
An odd scratching sound came from the kitchen, like Evelyn's cat scratching at the door after it returned from its morning prowl.
It ignored her, focusing instead on scratching at a spot of dirt, one of its main food sources.
Abruptly the scratching sound of the crampons beneath his feet told him he'd reached the first mounds of solid ice.
He smiled as he began scratching the message in the tiniest letters he could muster at the very base of the pane—just as he had done on the other window, days earlier, after she'd left her ring on the kitchen counter to wash dishes.
Elisabeth, in wolf form, stood scratching at the door, whimpering.
Even his sisters were scratching their heads.
She met Keaton at the door, scratching at a new spot under the band of her bra in the back.
She grimaced, scratching along her waistband.
I've been scratching all day.
The whole wing is a unique modification, deeply affecting the skeletal, muscular and tegumentary structures, but fluttering, skimming, sailing, soaring are motions much more akin to one another than climbing and grasping, running, scratching, paddling and wading.
We may easily realise its transmission through a solid by putting the ear against a table and scratching the wood at some distance, and through a liquid by keeping both ears under water in a bath and tapping the side of the bath.
Again, the voter, especially the ignorant one, refrains from scratching his ticket, lest in some way he should fail to comply with the technicalities of the law and his vote be lost.
The feet are small, each with five claws, those of the fore feet strongest, and fitted for scratching and digging.
Eureka helped him by flying into the faces of the enemy and scratching and biting furiously, and the kitten ruined so many vegetable complexions that the Mangaboos feared her as much as they did the horse.
At all events, there she was, tearing and scratching and biting Viney like some wild thing.
Denisov was sitting there scratching with his pen on a sheet of paper.
For a hunt and a gallop, eh? asked Nicholas, scratching Milka behind the ears.
Karay finished scratching his hindquarters and, cocking his ears, got up with quivering tail from which tufts of matted hair hung down.
At that moment the first smith got up and, scratching his bruised face to make it bleed, shouted in a tearful voice: Police!