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crouching Sentence Examples

  • The brows came down crouching over brooding dark eyes.

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  • Gabriel rose from his position crouching over the body of someone he knew.

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  • "That's for recruiting me without telling me it'd cost my soul," Harmony said, crouching beside her.

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  • "That's for recruiting me without telling me it'd cost my soul," Harmony said, crouching beside her.

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  • It sits crouching on the ground during the day, with its bill pointing in the air, a position from which it is not easily roused, and even when it takes wing, its flight is neither swift nor long sustained.

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  • She stumbled upon Belle, who was crouching near the window where Captain Keller was standing.

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  • That Frenchman, by his uniform an officer, was going at a gallop, crouching on his gray horse and urging it on with his saber.

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  • ii., thus describes the attitude of the male birds at one of those "sacaleli," or dancing parties, as the natives call them; "their wings," he says, "are raised vertically over the back, the head is bent down and stretched out, and the long plumes are raised up and expanded till they form two magnificent golden fans striped with deep red at the base, and fading off into the pale brown tint of the finely-divided and softly-waving points; the whole bird is then overshadowed by them, the crouching body, yellow head, and emerald green throat, forming but the foundation and setting to the golden glory which waves above."

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  • "Meat's hard to come by," Mike reminded them, crouching nearby.

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  • The series of Syran built graves, containing crouching corpses, is the best and most representative that is known in the Aegean.

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  • I also recited "Laus Deo," and as I spoke the concluding verses, he placed in my hands a statue of a slave from whose crouching figure the fetters were falling, even as they fell from Peter's limbs when the angel led him forth out of prison.

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  • The advantage of position being thus lost, the Spanish infantry rose and flung itself on the attackers; the landsknechts and the French bands were disordered by the fury of the counterstroke, being unaccustomed to deal with the swift, leaping, and crouching attack of swordsmen with bucklers.

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  • after it and it then stopped as a timid dog would do, crouching down and permitting me to seize it by the neck and carry it off."

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  • In prehistoric times in Egypt the dead were laid in the graves on mats in the crouching position common in the burials of primitive peoples, and were supplied with jars of food, flint instruments, &c. Perhaps the attempt was already made to preserve the bodies by drying or otherwise.

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  • Studies in drapery, prancing steeds, ideal poses, heads with fragments of torsos attached (in extreme violation of true art), crouching beasts of preyall the stereotyped styles are reproduced.

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  • "Meat's hard to come by," Mike reminded them, crouching nearby.

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  • The brows came down crouching over brooding dark eyes.

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  • crouching tiger, hidden dragon, either.

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  • crouching lion.

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  • crouching on the floor to rifle through their map boxes, which is not good.

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  • crouching there in the hawthorn bushes, where Tam Lin had told her to hide, she felt the night's chill bite deeper.

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  • An epic fantasy swordplay adventure from the filmmaking tradition that brought you Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.

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  • It's no crouching tiger, hidden dragon, either.

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  • topmost tier was just one single crouching chicken, the blustering wind ruffling its feathers.

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  • The advantage of position being thus lost, the Spanish infantry rose and flung itself on the attackers; the landsknechts and the French bands were disordered by the fury of the counterstroke, being unaccustomed to deal with the swift, leaping, and crouching attack of swordsmen with bucklers.

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  • The series of Syran built graves, containing crouching corpses, is the best and most representative that is known in the Aegean.

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  • Studies in drapery, prancing steeds, ideal poses, heads with fragments of torsos attached (in extreme violation of true art), crouching beasts of preyall the stereotyped styles are reproduced.

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  • ii., thus describes the attitude of the male birds at one of those "sacaleli," or dancing parties, as the natives call them; "their wings," he says, "are raised vertically over the back, the head is bent down and stretched out, and the long plumes are raised up and expanded till they form two magnificent golden fans striped with deep red at the base, and fading off into the pale brown tint of the finely-divided and softly-waving points; the whole bird is then overshadowed by them, the crouching body, yellow head, and emerald green throat, forming but the foundation and setting to the golden glory which waves above."

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  • In prehistoric times in Egypt the dead were laid in the graves on mats in the crouching position common in the burials of primitive peoples, and were supplied with jars of food, flint instruments, &c. Perhaps the attempt was already made to preserve the bodies by drying or otherwise.

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  • It sits crouching on the ground during the day, with its bill pointing in the air, a position from which it is not easily roused, and even when it takes wing, its flight is neither swift nor long sustained.

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  • after it and it then stopped as a timid dog would do, crouching down and permitting me to seize it by the neck and carry it off."

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  • The court itself is generally paved, and large enough to admit of three or four hundred crouching camels or tethered mules; the bales of merchandise are piled away under the lower arcade, or stored up in the cellars behind it.

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  • An epic fantasy swordplay adventure from the filmmaking tradition that brought you Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.

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  • In the topmost tier was just one single crouching chicken, the blustering wind ruffling its feathers.

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  • When seated, the rider almost looks as if he's crouching.

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  • The crouching and growling you're observing in your older cat isn't necessarily fear, but he is communicating with the new cat.

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  • This cake design looks just like a crouching bunny and appears more realistic than the other two cake options.

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  • The garden is designed so that beds can be reached from outside the garden or while standing or crouching on a path instead of being worked from inside the bed.

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  • Seniors who took part in the USDA study reported problems with walking, running, stooping, crouching, and kneeling, as well as activities such as housework, exercise and gardening.

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  • Your standard first person control scheme is here, what with the crouching, zooming, shooting, and lobbing grenades.

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  • Dodging, diving and crouching are important to learn.

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  • The spin attack makes its more than welcome debut as well, this involves crouching and tapping the A button to charge Sonic up, when released he would shoot off at great speeds.

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  • Staying near rock walls and crouching through brush keeps you well hidden.

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  • These in combination with the wide variety of jumping, crouching and standing punches and kicks gave gamers a huge variety of moves and strategies in which to pound their opponents.

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  • A few quick jabs with a crouching weak punch can help to keep your distance.

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  • Instead, the dancers stand either in pairs or in groups of four, with "beaters" crouching on the floor holding the long bamboo sticks.

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  • Still, director Ang Lee's (The Hulk, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) touching story in Brokeback Mountain is doing just that.

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  • If you are an infield player, excessive crouching will wear away at your ankles, so it is necessary for your cleats to offer strength and a comfortable fit.

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  • Gabriel rose from his position crouching over the body of someone he knew.

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