Moans sentence example
- The cook's moans had now subsided.
- Hearing those moans Prince Andrew wanted to weep.
- Piteous, helpless, animal moans came through the door.
- The winter wind has come a-calling and moans through cracks and crevices like so many ghosts visiting from hell, wailing and beckoning for me to join them.
- So may the Devil I Respite their souls from Heaven!"; Hellas, 657, "Bask in the [deep] blue noon divine"; Julian and Maddalo, 218, where "Moans, shrieks, and curses, and blaspheming prayers" is absent in the earlier editions though required for the rhyme; so lines 299-301 of the Letter to Maria Gisborne.Advertisement
- My mother sat beside my little bed and tried to soothe my feverish moans while in her troubled heart she prayed, "Father in Heaven, spare my baby's life!"
- doleful sound of painful moans.
- But in the yard there was a light from the fire at Little Mytishchi a mile and a half away, and through the night came the noise of people shouting at a tavern Mamonov's Cossacks had set up across the street, and the adjutant's unceasing moans could still be heard.
- fatback bass and wordless moans.
- Through the open window the moans of the adjutant could be heard more distinctly.Advertisement
- GUACHARO (said to be an obsolete Spanish word signifying one that cries, moans or laments loudly), the Spanish-American name of what English writers call the oil-bird, the Steatornis caripensis of ornithologists, a very remarkable bird, first described by Alexander von Humboldt (V oy.
- There were gasps and slight moans from the eight against the wall, and this perturbed our captor.
- Her moans grow in strength from low whimpers of joy to shouts of ecstasy.
- For long minutes, moans issued from the writhing forms until all sound and movement ceased.
- writhelong minutes, moans issued from the writhing forms until all sound and movement ceased.Advertisement
- Du Cange: " La situation d'un Defini ious etat a l'egard d'un autre moans puissant auquel it a promis son appui d'une maniere permanent " (Gairal, of r o t ec' P 2 a definition applicable only to certain simple torate.
- Oh, ooh! his frightened moans could be heard, subdued by suffering and broken by sobs.