Sentence Examples with the word Shrugging

That was horrible! said the little princess, shrugging her shoulders.

When Boris appeared at his door Pierre was pacing up and down his room, stopping occasionally at a corner to make menacing gestures at the wall, as if running a sword through an invisible foe, and glaring savagely over his spectacles, and then again resuming his walk, muttering indistinct words, shrugging his shoulders and gesticulating.

It can't be helped! said the count, shrugging his shoulders and speaking playfully of a matter that evidently distressed him.

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Metivier, shrugging his shoulders, went up to Mademoiselle Bourienne who at the sound of shouting had run in from an adjoining room.

She tugged her hand from his and grinned, shrugging one shoulder.

Engulfed by a wave of homesickness, she turned away, shrugging off the unexpected emotion.

He paced up and down his room, now turning his thoughts on a difficult problem and frowning, now suddenly shrugging his shoulders and wincing, and now smiling happily.