His breathing was shallow and fast.
The Bebedero, in San Luis, and Porongos, in Cordoba, and others, are shallow, saline lakes which receive the drainage of a considerable area and have no outlet.
The first reached the nearby stream and stumbled, falling to his knees in the center of its shallow waters.
How could he think she was so shallow - so cheap?
Deep holes in the ground, rimmed with black, pockmarked the shallow valley.
Dean examined the ground for tracks but the water, which while shallow, in most places covered the width of the narrow passageway and obliterated any footprints.
A hunter told me that he once saw a fox pursued by hounds burst out on to Walden when the ice was covered with shallow puddles, run part way across, and then return to the same shore.
They are not like cups between the hills; for this one, which is so unusually deep for its area, appears in a vertical section through its centre not deeper than a shallow plate.
Shadows chased her up the stairs and flew down the halls, coating the floors and walls in shallow, black fog.
There was no easy way to the edge of the ravine, and it looked too shallow along most places to make a jump pay off.
It is exceedingly shallow, however, and is not of much importance as a waterway.
It is shallow, and the shores in its vicinity are covered with small timber.
Tertiary Cretaceous Ievel of the Miocene sea, which was very shallow to the N.
I drink at it; but while I drink I see the sandy bottom and detect how shallow it is.
His attention shifted to his mother, whose breathing was shallow enough, he barely heard it with his super sensitive hearing.
It is picturesquely situated in a shallow defile of the Chiltern Hills, towards their western face.
The temperature of the Boiling Spring the same day was 45º, or the warmest of any water tried, though it is the coldest that I know of in summer, when, beside, shallow and stagnant surface water is not mingled with it.
Her left foot found the first shallow step, and she took another step back, her eyes pinned on the second kitten running along the table.
Instead of retreating into the forest—the way they'd come—he walked behind a boulder and started up a set of long, shallow steps leading up the mountain.
Scrambling to her feet again, she stumbled to shallow water.
In the northern part of Corrientes there is a large area of swamps and shallow lagoons which are believed to be slowly drying up.
One day Miss Sullivan attracted my attention to a strange object which she had captured basking in the shallow water.
Children ask profound questions, but they often receive shallow answers, or, to speak more correctly, they are quieted by such answers.
He trotted up a set of shallow stairs chiseled into the mountain to the helipad where Dan waited.
He snatched her before she went under and dragged her back to the shallow waters, carefully maneuvering her upper body onto the small boulder Hilden had placed earlier.
5 shows the intermediate type again sheathed with a heavy armour to resist wear in the shallow water near shore.
The upper Euphrates consists of two arms, which, rising on the Armenian plateau, and flowing west in long shallow valleys parallel to Mount Taurus, eventually unite and force their way southward through that range to the level of Mesopotamia.
Sometimes, also, when the ice was covered with shallow puddles, I saw a double shadow of myself, one standing on the head of the other, one on the ice, the other on the trees or hillside.
A thermometer thrust into the middle of Walden on the 6th of March, 1847, stood at 32º, or freezing point; near the shore at 33º; in the middle of Flint's Pond, the same day, at 32º; at a dozen rods from the shore, in shallow water, under ice a foot thick, at 36º.
Marya Ignatevna Peronskaya, a thin and shallow maid of honor at the court of the Dowager Empress, who was a friend and relation of the countess and piloted the provincial Rostovs in Petersburg high society, was to accompany them to the ball.
She trailed the two couples up shallow stairs and took the seat beside Evelyn not occupied by Romas.
A third curve, from the south-easternmost promontory of the Peloponnese through Cerigo, Crete, Carpathos and Rhodes, marks off the outer deeps of the open Mediterranean from the shallow seas of the archipelago, but the Cretan Sea, in which depths occur over 1000 fathoms, intervenes, north of the line, between it and the Aegean proper.