Sentence Examples with the word Too close

Accordingly, besides the monkey-rope, with which I now and then jerked the poor fellow from too close a vicinity to the maw of what seemed a peculiarly ferocious shark--he was provided with still another protection.

I'm too close to my goal to give up now.

Such stocks, however, usually fail in time, partly from too close interbreeding, partly from the ordinary chances of mortality, and partly from the cumulative effects of strange conditions.

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Iq is stiff and awkward, sometimes unintelligible, even nonsensical, from a too close adherence to the Latin text (e.g.

He couldn't have been too close or the horses would have smelled him.

Stepping onto the ledge outside, Lana heard the sounds of gun and laser fire too close for her comfort, along with the beat of helicopters in the dark skies.

I'd rather you didn't get too close to them until they adjust to the change.

Fitzgerald moved too close to Dean.

We've all been keeping our noses too close to the grindstone.

Her emotions still felt too close to the surface; exhaustion would only make them worse.