Sentence Examples with the word convulsively

Rostov saw how the Emperor's rather round shoulders shuddered as if a cold shiver had run down them, how his left foot began convulsively tapping the horse's side with the spur, and how the well-trained horse looked round unconcerned and did not stir.

And there in fact was Sonya lying face downward on Nurse's dirty feather bed on the top of the chest, crumpling her gauzy pink dress under her, hiding her face with her slender fingers, and sobbing so convulsively that her bare little shoulders shook.

When he saw Natasha he waved his arms despairingly and burst into convulsively painful sobs that distorted his soft round face.

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I love, love... she said, convulsively pressing her hands and setting her teeth with a desperate effort...