She flinched away as his fingers rested on the clasp of her dress.
It does not clasp its hands and pray to Jupiter.
And he handed him his clasp knife.
In spite of the lapse of years, they seem so close to me that I should not think it strange if at any moment they should clasp my hand and speak words of endearment as they used to before they went away.
She focused hard on the clasp, her senses filling with him.
If she wanted to indicate something large, she spread the fingers of both hands as wide as she could, and brought them together, as if to clasp a big ball.
His hand circled her neck to release the clasp of her dress.
Struck by an idea, she piled all the beads into the box before unfastening the clasp on Xander's necklace.
Jessi fumbled with the lobster clasp on the black cord necklace, completely shaken by his size and heat.
It was beyond the king's power to give him anything but a clasp of the hand."
Or again, the process of scientific induction is a threefold chain; the original hypothesis (the first unification of the fact) seems to melt away when confronted with opposite facts, and yet no scientific progress is possible unless the stimulus of the original unification is strong enough to clasp the discordant facts and establish a reunification.
The metallic bowl and mouthpiece of the pipe offered a tempting surface for embellishment, as well as the clasp of the pouch; and the netsuke, being made of wood, ivory or other material susceptible of carving, also gave occasion for art and ingenuity.
The old man was dressed in jeans and a western shirt complete with a string tie, turquoise clasp and a Nero Wolfe paperback in his back pocket.
The distinctive mark of the courtier, military, and upper servant class is the belt, generally of black varnished leather with a brass clasp; princes and courtiers often replace this clasp by a huge round ornament of cut stones.
He took a potato, drew out his clasp knife, cut the potato into two equal halves on the palm of his hand, sprinkled some salt on it from the rag, and handed it to Pierre.
As a child I loved to sit on his knee and clasp his great hand with one of mine, while Miss Sullivan spelled into the other his beautiful words about God and the spiritual world.
The sixth grade, for civilians an egret, for the military a tiger-cat with a mother-of-pearl clasp. The seventh grade, for civilians a mandarin duck, for the military a mottled bear with a silver clasp. The eighth grade, for civilians a quail, for the military a seal with a clear horn clasp. The ninth grade, for civilians a long-tailed jay, for the military a rhinoceros with a buffalo-horn clasp.
I learned for the first time to know an author, to recognize his style as I recognize the clasp of a friend's hand.
fealdan) meant originally to double back a piece of cloth or other material so as to form a pleat, whence has evolved its various senses of to roll up, to enclose, enfold or embrace as with the arms, to clasp the hands or arms together, &c. The word is common to Teutonic languages, cf.
The first grade have, for civilians an embroidered Manchurian crane on the breast and back, for the military an embroidered unicorn with a girdle clasp of jade set in rubies.
It was this, probably, that induced him in 484 to renounce his title of king of Babel, and to remove from its temple the golden statue of Bel-Marduk (Merodach), whose hands the king was bound to clasp on the first day of each year.
The fifth grade, for civilians a silver pheasant, for the military a bear and a clasp of plain gold with a silver button.
The purple cloak which Picus wore fastened by a golden clasp is preserved in the plumage of the bird.
The second grade, for civilians an embroidered golden pheasant, for the military a lion with a girdle clasp of gold set in rubies.
The third grade, for civilians a peacock, for the military a leopard with a clasp of worked gold.
The fourth grade, for civilians a wild goose, for the military a tiger, and a clasp of worked gold with a silver button.
Holding hands is more than just a clasp - use your fingers to stroke, to gently squeeze, or even giving the person's hand a saucy little scratch with your fingernails.
In addition, it has an automatic movement chronometer, brushed unidirectional rotating bezel with engraved markers, and a polished titanium case with double locked clasp bracelet.
This Breitling Avenger men's watch comes with automatic movement, an oceanic blue dial, sapphire crystal case, a date display, polished unidirectional bezel, and titanium case with double clasp bracelet adding to its masculinity.
Covered in a stainless steel case and sporting a stainless steel bracelet, double locking fold over clasp, glare proof sapphire crystal, and date window, this is an impressive timepiece to own.
The watch comes wrapped in an 18k Polished White Gold Case and Double Locking Invisible Clasp Bracelet.
All you need is a bike chain and something to use as a clasp.
The design of this bag is a traditional messenger with the fold over flap and a clasp in the front.
Features include Golden Yellow case, dazzle of white Sapphire (Scratch Resistant) dial, and an automatic Date window at 3, Yellow Gold bezel, attached to a Cabochon crown and folding clasp fitted to a black leather bracelet.
Unclasp the stocking clasp by pushing the rubber grommet up and out of the loop.
Garter belts - Some retro style garter belts have a "Y" shaped clasp at the bottom of the strap in order to hold the stocking better.
bracelet with double push button clasp.
A champagne-colored dial and intricate fold-over clasp completes the look of luxury.
Start by examining the watch band near the clasp.
A gold clasp fastens the suit at the back.
The Stretchy Belt: Stretchy elastic belts usually closed with a large metal clasp complete with a "pin" hook on it.
Matching platinum bezel, galvanized with Cabochon crown, a folding clasp hinged to a black leather bracelet, water resistant up to 30 meters and a warranty for 3 years, all add to its artistic design.
Covered in Platinum case, the dazzling white Sapphire (Scratch Resistant) dial shows an Automatic Date display at 3, a matching platinum bezel, jelled with Cabochon crown, a folding clasp embraced to a black leather bracelet.
It comes with a folding clasp fitted to an 18-karat gold and stainless steel bracelets, furthermore it is water resistant up to 30 meters and has a warranty of 3 yrs.
It is covered in curved stainless steel case and has a standard Bracelet and Clasp.
Loaded with features as hand wound mechanical movement, silver guilloche dial, brown alligator strap fitted with an adjustable double locker invisible clasp, deployment buckle, and scratch resistant sapphire crystal, water resistant to 30m.
The elegant White Sapphire (Scratch Resistant) display perched between a pair of attractive Black Leather bracelet, Automatic Date display at 3 and Cabochon crown with folding clasp, all add to its debonair looks.
It is a rectangular sterling silver watch with blue leather band, white dial and blue roman numerals, water resistant, and the crown decorated with cabochon, calendar to look up for dates and folding clasp.
Depth Display to 125 feet, Maximum Depth Memory, Solid Titanium Case and Bracelet with Expansion Clasp.
The stylish expansion clasp attached to an attractive pair of black rubber strap reflects sheer elegance.
An alternating brushed and polished links along a Black dial, the watch features an outstanding date window at 3, Double safety clasp, Scratch resistant Sapphire crystal, Water resistant to 200m/660ft.
The radiant Pink Mother of Pearl dial makes it an outstanding piece along with quartz Movement, date at 3, Double safety clasp, Scratch resistant Sapphire Crystal and Water resistant to 200m/660ft.
The quart Movement, Displays date at 3, double safety clasp, Scratch Resistant Sapphire Crystal and Water Resistant to 200m/660ft rekindles every woman's desire.
The squared window for date at 3, Double safety clasp, Scratch resistant Sapphire crystal and Water resistant to 200m/660ft are all beautifully combined with pure simplicity.
Bracelet has a double locking clasp for added security.
Solid Steel Double Safety Clasp and trendy Quartz Movement.
Pink Pearl Diamonds covered in Stainless steel case and bracelet with alternating brushed and polished links, Displays date at 3, Double safety clasp, Scratch resistant Sapphire crystal and Water resistant to 200m/660ft.
Strong Double safety clasp, Scratch resistant Sapphire crystal, Skeleton case back, Water resistant to 200m/660ft.
Polished stainless steel square face and hidden clasp bracelet attached to a white dial, 18K gold accents, black roman numerals, and date calendar.
Bright white Dial attached to a polished stainless steel square face and hidden clasp bracelet highlights the beautifully crafted 18K gold accents with black roman numerals engraved on it along with a date calendar.
Accompanied with a Chronographic movement, this Cabochon fitted crown along with Folding clasp and black Leather bracelet, transforms the watch into an ideal accessory.
Engineered with care, the watch comes in Rose Gold case, luminous white Sapphire (Scratch Resistant) dial, a Date window at 3, Rose Gold bezel to match the dial, a Cabochon crown and folding clasp fitted to a black leather bracelet.
Clasp: Connects the open ends of a watch bracelet to secure it to the wrist.
Deployment Buckle: A clasp that can be opened to increase the size of a closed bracelet.
Fold-Over Buckle: A clasp that keeps the watch band secure but allows it to be loosened to slip the timepiece off the wrist.
Choices include either clasp versions, with unfolding sections that snap shut again (a deployant clasp), or expandable, made of links.
Crystal accents add a feminine touch to the toggle clasp bracelet.
Blue mother of pearl dial, diamond markers, 18K gold case and clasp.
Unfortunately, the clasp in the flipping mechanism has failed in many of these vintage watches, so you may have a hard time locating a working model that is in mint condition.
This watch is designed to fit snugly around the wrist and fastens with a buckle or other clasp.
Bracelet watches fit on the wrist in the same manner as a jewelry bracelet and the clasp or catch is often an integral part of the design.
A safety clasp is easily fitted and this will help to keep the watch from getting lost.
This watch also features a dark brown crocodile strap attached to a stainless steel Van Cleef & Arpels deployant clasp.
The watch band has black accents and is an industrial-style with a buckle clasp.
Ladies' 18K gold and steel Signature Cyma Sports Watch: The watch is made of 18K gold and stainless steel with a hidden clasp and a sapphire crystal face.
Tang clasp: A tang clasp is a buckle that has a hook that fits into adjustable holes in a watch band.
This clasp is the most popular leather watch strap fastener.
Folding clasp: A folding clasp or deployment clasp folds under the watch band to fasten the straps.
Hidden clasp: The clasp folds discreetly under the watch strap and blends in with the jewelry.
When fastened, the clasp is not visible.
Jewelry clasp: A watch with a jewelry clasp has a hook, suspended from a hinge, that folds over a thin bar to fasten the band.
Citizen offers a special deployment clasp with a push button that can be used on any of their watch bands.
The deployment clasp with a push button allows people to add the convenient folding clasp feature to traditional leather tang clasps.
Check the chain and clasp - the chain and clasp of any pendant watch can become worn over time.
Checking the chain and clasp regularly will help to ensure that the chain does not break and the pendant get lost.
It is water resistant up to 10 ATM and its clasp is finely finished with a scaled texture.
Surrounding these features is a sleek stainless bezel, clasp and case back.
Sports features include a safety clasp, water resistance to 200 meters, mineral crystal, calendar options, and luminous dial.
Additional features include a fashionable jewelry watch clasp, fixed bezel and water resistance to 100 feet.
Be sure to remove links evenly from both sides of the watch so that the clasp remains centered on the underside of your wrist, and make certain that you avoid bending the pins and links out of their original shape.
To add to the beauty, they gave the watch a brown mother-of-pearl dial and a delicate butterfly clasp.
Clasp your elbows with your hands behind your back.
When you clap, do not clasp hands as you normally do.
While watching this video you will note that everything from a hand clasp to a touchdown motion is illustrated with exact moves.
Don't be afraid to buy a piece that's awful but has a really great clasp.
One of my favorite "designs" is a lovely cross-shaped pendant highlighted with green and turquoise stones, simply slipped onto a suede "chain" with an adjustable silver clasp.
One of my early projects used a barrel clasp, which is really cute but completely impractical for trying to put on your own wrist.
Slide one end of the clasp onto the wire and fold the wire over so the clasp is inside the U-shape made by the wire.
Slide the crimp bead as close as possible to the clasp.
When you get close to the end of the wire, slide on another crimp bead if you are using one, then add the other side of the clasp.
Loop the wire around the clasp and back down through the crimp bead and the last couple of beads you strung.
If you want to make a piece of jewelry that features a clasp or toggle, you'll need to master the art of crimping.
Clasp: Unless you plan to simply knot your stringing material together, you'll need some sort of clasp for your bracelet.
Whether you choose a funky toggle clasp or an elegant lobster clasp, don't forget to consider how the clasp can act as an extra design element for your project.
When choosing a beading hoop, consider the size, metal, and clasp.
This type of clasp gives the appearance of a never-ending loop.
The other classic type of clasp for beading hoops has a slightly thicker piece of metal with a small hole.
With the pliability of the clasp, you can get these hoops open and closed easily.
If you need help choosing a clasp for your bracelet or necklace, please review the LoveToKnow Crafts article on Beading Clasps.
Since a friendship bracelet doesn't have a clasp, it must be tied around the recipient's wrist.
It's also a good idea to give some thought to the bracelet's clasp.
Consider using a heart-shaped closure or a clasp that symbolizes a special time in your friendship.
Alternatively, you can use no clasp at all and simply tie the bracelet on your friend's wrist.
Place your hands behind your lower back and clasp them together.
Maternity: Nursing, or maternity tanks, often come with a clasp built in for easy nursing.
Lingerie New Style - The bras offered at Lingerie New Style feature clear, silicone straps as well as clear backs (the bras clasp in the front).
Imagine the look on your lover's face when he fingers the clasp of your 200 dollar Allure demi bra and sees a label that humbly reads, "La Perla".
Push the rubber nub out of the metal clasp.
Center the metal clasp over the nub on the outer side, facing you, on the stocking.
It was solid and slender with no release mechanism or clasp.
Featuring white cultured freshwater baroque pearls threaded with pink thread and a 9 carat gold clasp.
Comes on matching good quality mesh all stainless steel bracelet which is adjustable by the sliding clasp.
brocade pouch purse with an unusual and very secure clasp closer.
The bracelet has a double push button fliplock safety buckle on the clasp.
butterfly deployant clasp.
Comes on high quality black leather strap with matching sandblast finished titanium double push button folding deployant clasp.
The bag closes with a matching celluloid flip clasp.
Most of her work has her silver heart signature clasp or hearts of silver or crystal included somewhere!
This fabulous clutch box bag is made of blond wood with gold tone metal clasp.
clasp fastener at the fron t for easy access.
clasp nut at any predetermined position.
Has a high quality stitched leather strap with double push button deployant clasp.
Bracelet has a fliplock safety clasp and diver's wet suit extension clasp.
A stop, which bolted to the bed, could be used to automatically disengage the leadscrew clasp nut at any predetermined position.
The bag has covered button detail to the front, silver-tone metal frame and a cute diamante clasp.
The bag has a faux tortoise shell plastic frame and kiss clasp and is lined in navy blue cotton fabric.
Wish List £ 75.00 Sterling Silver Heart Drop Necklace Cute sterling silver heart necklace with lobster claw clasp.
A horn-handled clasp knife was lying in a pool of blood beside him.
fastens with a silver magnetic clasp.
The case is made of a weatherproof material with a clasp fastener at the fron t for easy access.
A similar clasp knife handle from South Shields Roman fort, made in ivory, depicts a gladiator with rectangular shield standing en garde.
grosgrain fabric body with a gold toned kiss clasp.
The handbag has a solid body, a silver tone metal clasp and is fully lined in light brown leather.
lobster claw clasp.
The bag fastens with a twist clasp and is embellished with tassles, Amy Morris tag and an antiqueed locket for personalisation.
occlusal rest and the survey line (in red) is the bracing element of the clasp.
This traditional design features celtic knot scrollwork on the handle, topped with faux amber, held in a silver colored clasp.
They are designed to clasp hair shafts and can move at lightning speeds when crawling through the hair.
Wish List £ 75.00 sterling silver Heart Drop Necklace Cute sterling silver heart necklace with lobster claw clasp.
twist clasp and is lined inside with a smaller Grace Jones print.
First she took off her headdress, then unhooked her cloaks brass clasp.
We present them in a silver case with gold hinges and clasp, glass topped and lined with purple crushed velvet.
In Floscularia they serve to convert the lobed funnel into an effi cient casting net or clasp net: in one species (F.
canif is also of Teutonic origin), a small cutting instrument, with the blade either fixed to the handle or fastened with a hinge so as to clasp into the handle (see Cutlery).
The purse shuts with a metal twist clasp and is lined inside with a smaller Grace Jones print.
The clip-on tie is an obvious and simple choice since it will require no effort to put on, but in reality the metal clasp might cause more irritation than another type.
The bracelet itself is a 7.25 inch long strand of sterling silver marcasite links with a standard clasp, but as always with charm bracelets, it's the charms themselves that garner all the attention.
The sleek design and magnetic clasp of the Antonio Ben Chimol leather bracelet sets this jewelry design apart.
The magnetic clasp creates a metal circle that repeats the shape of the bracelet and adds uniformity to the piece.
In ancient times, jewelry often served the purpose of both decoration and a way to clasp clothes together.
Macrame designs are easily adjustable because they do not have attached ends like clasp bracelets or bangles.
You might want to consider using a longer chain that she can slip over her head without having to open or close the clasp.
Or, you can have a jeweler add a magnetic clasp to the necklace so that grandmother can avoid having to fumble with clasps or asking someone to help her with her jewelry.
It is important to check the necklace at regular intervals to make sure that the clasp is not becoming weak and that the jump rings (the rings that hold the clasp or pendant onto the chain) are not pulling open.
Some online jewelry stores offer choice of birthstone colors, bead types and clasp styles when a bracelet set is ordered.
Check the clasp before wearing the bracelet.
A damaged or broken clasp can result in the bracelet getting lost.
The charms made for Italian photo bracelets attach using a clasp that is spring loaded located inside the charm that links the charms together.
Checking the chain and clasp carefully can help to ensure that the chain does not suddenly break.
Other Chanel bracelets that include charms are the bracelets that are designed with a tiny Chanel logo incorporated into the clasp.
This necklace comes in your choice of gold tone, silver tone or rose tone and has a lobster claw clasp.
This necklace comes in either silver tone or gold tone and comes with a bead chain with a lobster claw clasp.
Many of Behr's designs include a patented fang-like clasp.
Another option in this type of necklace is one that gives the illusion of three necklaces, but is actually made of three strands that join together at the clasp point.
Add a horse head charm or hoof print dangle to the clasp.
For a truly custom touch, consider adding an ID tag to the clasp or on the length of the bracelet.
For this, you will simply need to slide the beads on before adding the end cap or clasp.
You can purchase a strand without the clasp for between six and eight dollars.
Silpada bracelets come in a range of styles from stretch to ones with a toggle clasp.
It contains garnet and sterling beads along with a heart charm and toggle clasp.
Another version of this bracelet is simply garnet beads accented by a sterling silver heart charm along with a toggle clasp.
Many times this type of bracelet doesn't have a clasp or chain links, but instead is a stretch bracelet.
Cut the chain to your wrist size, and secure the ends with a metal clasp or a metal screw.
Handy accessories like chain extenders offer quick solutions for too tight necklaces and bracelets, while the bracelet buddy makes fastening a difficult clasp simple.
Nintendo exchanged those straps and made the material thicker and redesigned the clasp so it would stayed closed better.
In either case, there is a certain "Wow Factor" added by carefully plucking apart the box's clasp and slowly opening the box to reveal the bottle nestled inside.
Clasp your arms close to your body so that one is behind your back and one is draped across your torso.
They can have a clasp in the front of the body, or tie around the back.
It also has a back clasp for extra security.
The cups are lightly padded, adding to the shaping and support and there is underwire and a clasp back fastener.
Not only is this thong available in a super shiny metallic finish, but it can also come off in a flash thanks in large part to its ingenious clasp system.
When choosing a pendant, the chain needs to be scrutinized carefully for weaknesses or flaws, and the clasp should be secure.
Most fold in halves or thirds and are held together by a clasp.
Usually a small, one-pocket women's wallet with a firm clasp to contain your change.
On April 20, 2005 a black-crocodile Birkin Bag that had been customized with 14 karats of pave diamonds on the clasp went for $64,800 at auction.
The Birkin bag can come in styles crafted out of ostrich skin or turquoise leather, with gleaming gold hardware comprising the delicate front clasp.
The most stately and classic of the Birkin bags is the black leather with the gold clasp.
Although many clip and clasp enclosure style purses are designed as clutches, you can find some styles of these handbags with shoulder straps or removable straps that allow you to convert it between a shoulder bag and a clutch.
The interior of the bag features two mesh pockets, one with a Velcro closure for carrying glasses, a pen holder and a key clasp that is attached.
This bag, also known as the Classic Flap has appeared over the years with only the slightest variations, on, for example, the clasp.
Instead of the original's mademoiselle clasp, the new version had a simple and diminutive turn-lock clasp.
The bag is closed with a fold-over flap that is secured in place with a buckle, zipper or magnetic clasp.
Typically, a messenger bag has a rectangular shape with a fold over flap that is held closed by a buckle, clasp, zipper or magnetic catch.
The bags feature either a zip top or magnetic clasp closure and roomy interiors that will carry all of your must-haves.
It features a clasp top, black leather and a licensed Camp Rock image on the front, featuring Lovato and the Jonas Brothers.
While of course Cartier is well-known for his timeless watch designs, he also created the "deployment folding clasp" in the early 1900's.
This clasp is still used by many watch houses all over the world.
The flip is held shout with a magnetic clasp.
Check that the clasp, links and charms are not damaged.
The word usage examples above have been gathered from various sources to reflect current and historial usage. They do not represent the opinions of YourDictionary.com.