Turning-away sentence example

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  • What must he think of her, encouraging him one minute, and then turning away the next?
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  • Betsy turned on a tape recorder as Howie reclined on the bed, turning away from us.
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  • This was one more example of Howie turning away from anything that might prove uncomfortable.
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  • He indicated her with the gun before turning away without another look.
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  • She jerked at his voice and twisted to face him, observing him coolly before turning away.
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  • She considered him for a long moment before turning away.
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  • She tossed the whiskey back and gulped it down, then slapped the glass on the bar before turning away.
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  • "No more whiskey," he snarled, turning away.
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  • Donnie wouldn't respond, turning away from his father toward the window.
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  • "Because he has more sense," Cynthia answered, squeezing her husband's arm and turning away.
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  • "God," Cynthia said, turning away.
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  • "Probably," Lana responded, turning away from the map.
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  • There were two occupants and the driver had glanced in his direction before turning away.
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  • "Shit," Vinnie said, turning away.
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  • The Black God held her gaze for a moment before turning away.
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  • He checked the portal one last time then stood, turning away.
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  • Taran leaned forward to give the woman a chaste kiss on her forehead before turning away.
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  • She successfully navigated through her first obstacle: turning away the woman who was supposed to be here.
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  • After their departure, Mary sees two angels where His body had lain and turning away beholds Jesus standing, yet recognizes Him only when He addresses her.
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  • For it meant turning away from an appeal that had been known as "heavenly," for something inferior and earthly (xii.
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  • Such works were evidently a sign that his mind was turning away from abstract speculation to the great political and economic fields, and to the more visible conditions of social stability and the growth of nations.
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  • It was not, says Ritschl, a turning away from Christian motives, but a turning towards neglected Christian motives.
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  • And so, when we pass from the ontology to the ethics of Platonism, we find that, though the highest life is only to be realized by turning away from concrete human affairs and their material environment, still the sensible world is not yet an object of positive moral aversion; it is rather something which the philosopher is seriously concerned to make as harmonious, good and beautiful as possible.
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  • rebuked the disciples for turning away potential converts.
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  • Signs spark row in Heartbeat land Sheep farmers anxious to save their flocks have put up signs turning away visitors from a tourist attraction.
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  • "Why do you say this young man is so rich?" asked the countess, turning away from the girls, who at once assumed an air of inattention.
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  • "Adieu, ma bonne," answered Prince Vasili turning away from her.
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  • "She flatters me," thought the princess, turning away and continuing to read.
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  • "If I were Tsar I would never go to war," said Nesvitski, turning away.
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  • "Whether we meet again or not..." and turning away hurriedly he entered the shed.
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  • "Ah!" said Rostopchin, hurriedly turning away his eyes from the young man in the fur-lined coat and pointing to the bottom step of the porch.
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  • At the beginning of this passage, Jesus rebuked the disciples for turning away potential converts.
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  • Anxiety, demonstrated by crying, clinging, and turning away from the stranger, is revealed when separation occurs.
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  • Men determine immorality based on treating others unfairly, and women base it on turning away someone in need.
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  • Buffy made hard choices this season, including embracing her destiny as a Slayer, choosing to work with her Watcher and turning away from the love of her life because being together would destroy him.
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