When the object was only to hold up the hair from the neck, the o-¢Evbovn was used, which, as its name implies, was in the form of a sling; but in this case it was called more particularly 67reQBov¢EVbovrt, as a distinction from the sphendone when worn in front of the head.
The doctor says I can take it out of the sling when I'm resting.
He flew out of here like a rock off a kid's sling shot.
Not more than an hour ago you were helping him sling mud at me?
You guys talk about spending overnights, hanging from a hammock sling, half way up some cliff on the other side of the world!
She glanced down at her arm, which was in a sling, and then back at Alex.
Probably, but what good does it do me to take the sling off if I can't use the shoulder?
This was the first year she had tried to remove it with her arm in a sling, though.
The sling is rarely shown in the XIXth-XXth Dynasties; and the only known example is probably of the XXVIth.
Rhyn glanced at him, taking in the arm in a sling. Kris was healing from an attacker Rhyn had saved him from, the day Katie killed herself.
Strong hands caught her by the waist and she turned, dropping the arm from its sling and around his neck.
I've done it every year but for some reason when I tried to do it with the sling on, I lost my balance.
One corner of this was pulled over the left shoulder from the back and tucked in under the left arm; the rest of the garment was brought round the right side of the body and either carried under the right shoulder, across the chest and over the left shoulder, if it was desired that the right arm should be free, or wrapped round the right arm as well as the body, leaving the right hand in a fold like a sling (Greek Art, fig.
In Arthrobotrys side-branches of the mycelium sling themselves around the host (Tylenchus) much as tendrils round a support.
At first being used in their natural forms, these pebbles or gems have been grouped as lenticular or bean-shaped, and glandular or of the sling-bolt pattern; later, from the 6th to the 4th century B.C., they were fashioned as scaraboids, that is, in the general form of the Egyptian scarab, but without the sculptured details of the beetle's body.
In the D'Entrecasteaux Islands the sling is in use.
Only David ventured to respond, and armed with a sling and pebbles he overcame Goliath.
You'd better put the sling on so you won't forget and use it too much.
You left me with a sling on one arm and four children to take care of.