Rhyn seized on his words.
On his death, one of his advisors, who betrayed him and allied with the Yirkin invaders, seized the title of dhjan.
Panic seized her at the thought of floating through space until her air ran out.
Jackson seized every opportunity to point out the upsides, and tried his best to lighten her mood.
Her knees hit the floor with a grinding jolt, and the fox seized the opportunity.
Memories of almost being raped, of Brady killing someone in front of her … Her chest seized, and she dropped to her knees.
He'd either played everyone around him like the politician he was, or he'd simply seized on an opportunity that she and Brady created.
Agony tore through him as will combated magic, and he seized on the ground, helpless.
When Josh leaned over the hood to repair the damage, Alex seized the opportunity.
His body seized suddenly, and he dropped to his knees, doubled over.
The air around her seized her and shoved her to her knees.
He sent a messenger with a warning: the king of Landis seized his family and half his kingdom and swears to destroy it all if Nilian sides with you!
Her body seized, then fell limp.
Mr. O'Hara seized the opportunity to speak.
The Other's body seized up then went limp, its head lolling back, as it lost the ability to move.
It was seized in November 1897 by the German fleet, nominally to secure reparation for the murder of two German missionaries in the province of Shantung.
Hugh de la Marche, whose betrothed wife, Isabella of Angouleme, King John of England seized (thus bringing upon himself the loss of the greater part of his French possessions), was a nephew of Guy of Lusignan.
Then he sprang up quickly and seized it by the tail.
Princip seized the opportunity and fired into the open car at a range of five feet, killing them both.
In 1980 in Bolivia, General Luis García Meza Tejada seized power, suspended the constitution, restricted liberty, and closed the universities.
A wild impulse to jump seized me, but terror held me fast.
It was because she seized the right moment to impart knowledge that made it so pleasant and acceptable to me.
One afternoon, near the end of the first summer, when I went to the village to get a shoe from the cobbler's, I was seized and put into jail, because, as I have elsewhere related, I did not pay a tax to, or recognize the authority of, the State which buys and sells men, women, and children, like cattle, at the door of its senate-house.
When they called for the vessels again, I was green enough to return what bread I had left; but my comrade seized it, and said that I should lay that up for lunch or dinner.
For a long time Pierre could not understand, but when he did, he jumped up from the sofa, seized Boris under the elbow in his quick, clumsy way, and, blushing far more than Boris, began to speak with a feeling of mingled shame and vexation.
He was seized by panic and could not go where it was dangerous.