Sentence Examples with the word Slipped

When Saturday's daylight arrived to David Dean's exhausted eyes, the time had slipped past his usual rising hour and voices and footsteps rattled the old timbers of Bird Song.

She too frowned, and then reached for her purse and withdrew an envelope, extracted a bill and slipped the money to her husband.

The iron adapters are now slipped on, and left on for two hours, when, as a matter of experience, a considerable amount of zinc has gone out of the retort, the greater part into the fire-clay adapter, the rest into the iron cone.

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In the early part of 1902 he slipped from a tramcar in Berlin and fractured his thigh; from this injury he never really recovered, and his death occurred in Berlin on the 5th of September 5902.

The ice gave way under one of the foremost soldiers, and one leg slipped into the water.

She slipped her arms around his neck and forced his lips down harder on her own.

Then he went out again, very quietly, and slipped them all into the boy's pocket.

The shapes of the body and lid corresponded so intimately that, whereas the lid could be slipped on easily and smoothly without any attempt to adjust its curves to those of the body, it always fitted so closely that the box could be lifted by grasping the lid only.

The good, firm earth had slipped from my feet, and everything seemed shut out from this strange, all-enveloping element--life, air, warmth and love.

Then he slipped quickly under the table and hid himself.