Alex examined the tree for a few minutes.
Inside her house, she examined her bedroom.
Alex lifted the rifle and examined the brush around them carefully.
We carefully examined our as yet untouched food supply.
Like her father, the dark eyes that examined Carmen revealed little emotion.
Cade examined the claw and stood.
There were a dozen articles of clothing in all and Edith examined each carefully.
Sitting back down, he examined it.
She examined her palms, already red and painful from the unaccustomed exercise.
She complied and he examined her ankle, twisting it until she winced.
Dean didn't doubt for a minute the booty would be examined in detail as soon as he was asleep.
He held me on his knee while I examined his watch, and he made it strike for me.
Lastly, I examined a brown freckle of mine near my left ear.
He examined her, apologizing briefly when he caused pain.
The manuscripts had not been arranged or examined, so that the extent of the loss is unknown.
The accountant stopped, facing the Cossack, and examined him with attentive curiosity.
But Anatole was dumb, swung his foot, and smilingly examined the princess' hair.
The Frenchman, having pushed his head and hands through, without raising his eyes, looked down at the shirt and examined the seams.
"The plot thickens, Watkins," Dean said to his stepfather as the two examined the paper.
He examined the bumps and smiled.
She examined the empty.
Here she examined her arm with evident satisfaction, laughing heartily to herself.
Len knelt in front of her and examined her neck.
He lifted his tea glass and examined the amber liquid.
She finished her game of patience and only then examined the presents.
He examined it closer.
Similarly a man who committed a murder twenty years ago and has since lived peaceably and harmlessly in society seems less guilty and his action more due to the law of inevitability, to someone who considers his action after twenty years have elapsed than to one who examined it the day after it was committed.
If we examined simple actions and had a vast number of such actions under observation, our conception of their inevitability would be still greater.
Unbuckling his belt, he pulled his shirt up and examined the knife scar on his abdomen.
The next morning when he stood by the door before leaving for work, she looked him over while he examined a document.
His nod was noncommittal as he examined the place where the car had gone over.
Lisa leaned over the sack and examined the cookies with the expected enthusiasm.
She examined a rough spot on her thumbnail.
She dismounted and examined the equipment more closely.
They knelt on a patch of dried ground in the opening of the carved alcove and examined the site.
Dean knelt and examined the tires.
"It does look like a finger," Cynthia said as she examined the bone.
Fred examined the small bone and handed it back to Cynthia who gingerly dropped it into a small crystal jewelry box on her bureau.
Not one of the threesome had a desire to enter the mine via this newfound entrance, but each cautiously examined the portal.
She watched as he examined Casper and answered his questions.
The creature repeated her name several more times while she examined her body.
They examined the rest of the garments and each, upon careful observation, was identified in a like fashion, although some of the markings were so faded they were no longer legible.
"That ought to please your Boston ladies, seeing a picture of their great-aunt and uncle," Cynthia remarked as she examined the picture.
Claire ignored him as she examined the comb and brush.
Everyone bent close and examined them as Claire continued to hold them in her hand.
Fred examined the picture as Dean slumped back in his chair.
Wouldn't the police have examined the rope after Shipton fell?
"I'm not looking for a man," Carmen answered sullenly as she examined the first doe for signs of impending birth.
Katie examined a spoon absently and tossed it in the sink.
She lifted the wing and examined the bloody breast.
Alex paused at the hay pile and sat down, cross-legged, while he examined a chart.
Alex went straight to Brutus and examined him.
His gentleness was unexpected as he examined the wrapped injury.
"Looks like Norfolk's finest missed something," Hunter mused as he examined the box.
That evening after work, Alex examined the chicken house.
Aaron glanced around the clearing and examined the forest beyond.
She thought she knew every inch of her place, but she'd never examined it from this angle before.
He examined the cut and patted her on the shoulder.
The minute insects included in it, which haunt blossoms and leaves, are fairly well known to gardeners by the name Thrips, a generic term used by Linnaeus for the four species of the group which he had examined and relegated to the order Hemiptera.
He took the hat and examined it carefully, returning it afterward to the Wizard.
In turn the Wizard and the children, the horse and the kitten, examined the Gargoyles with the same silent attention.
The wooden animal gave a start, and then examined the other intently.
In the electrical building we examined the telephones, autophones, phonographs, and other inventions, and he made me understand how it is possible to send a message on wires that mock space and outrun time, and, like Prometheus, to draw fire from the sky.
She examined them thoughtfully and began again.
She examined one stone after another, and seemed pleased when she could decipher a name.
At my request, one of the teachers in the girls' department examined Helen in regard to the construction of the story.
Boris paused in the middle of the room, looked round, brushed a little dust from the sleeve of his uniform, and going up to a mirror examined his handsome face.
Pierre spoke little but examined the new faces, and ate a great deal.
The regimental commander walked with his jerky steps to the front of the regiment and examined it from a distance.
Rostov took the purse in his hand, examined it and the money in it, and looked at Telyanin.
He examined his hand carefully, vainly trying to find blood on it.
"Would not your Serene Highness like to come inside?" said the general on duty in a discontented voice, "the plans must be examined and several papers have to be signed."
Bilibin attentively examined his nails, and many of those present appeared intimidated, as if asking in what they were to blame.
Not the men on the commission that had first examined him--not one of them wished to or, evidently, could have done it.
After the second day's march Pierre, having examined his feet by the campfire, thought it would be impossible to walk on them; but when everybody got up he went along, limping, and, when he had warmed up, walked without feeling the pain, though at night his feet were more terrible to look at than before.
He examined the bailiff's accounts of the village in Ryazan which belonged to his wife's nephew, wrote two business letters, and walked over to the granaries, cattle yards and stables before dinner.
I've now located and examined three different homes that list five adult occupants.
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.
He knew once someone questioned the suicide note and seriously examined it, he was all finished.
At its close the green must be carefully examined, weeds uprooted, worn patches re-turfed, and the whole laid under a winter blanket of silver-sand.
Finally he squatted and examined it.
Yes. But Weller told me in the hospital that in the confusion of getting Shipton out of the gorge, no one examined the bottom of the cliff, where he landed.
Leaning forward, she examined a suspicious looking line at the side of her eye.
Fortunately, the compounds at first examined by the chemists engaged in verifying these laws were comparatively simple, so that the whole numbers referred to above were small.
As she moved around the cabin opening windows, she examined every inch of the floor for possible entry routes a snake might utilize.