Sentence Examples with the word fingered

He fingered a heavy strap attached to the head.

It was early May when we fingered another serial killer from Daniel Brennan's hot list.

We also visited the anthropological department, and I was much interested in the relics of ancient Mexico, in the rude stone implements that are so often the only record of an age--the simple monuments of nature's unlettered children (so I thought as I fingered them) that seem bound to last while the memorials of kings and sages crumble in dust away--and in the Egyptian mummies, which I shrank from touching.

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Jenn fingered the necklace around her neck, the one Darian gave her months before, when they became an official couple.

She fingered the necklace there.

She fingered the small teal evening purse hanging around her wrist, where her cell phone was.

Sofia fingered the cell phone and credit card Damian thrust into her hands on her way out the door.

Dean asked as he fingered the stubble-beard he'd never gotten around to shaving.

One, having taken off his shako, carefully loosened the gathers of its lining and drew them tight again; another, rubbing some dry clay between his palms, polished his bayonet; another fingered the strap and pulled the buckle of his bandolier, while another smoothed and refolded his leg bands and put his boots on again.

Fred fingered the keys and on the fourth listing and yelled, I've got it.