Sentence Examples with the word flickering

This condition is one marked by unsteadiness - a sort of flickering rolling - of the eyeballs, and it becomes more marked as they endeavour to adjust their accommodation to near objects.

It became less of a request and more of a demand, with his tongue flickering to taste her.

The lightning was flickering incessantly, but she heard no thunder.

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It was hard with the scenes she showed him flickering in front of him.

His bare shoulders glistened in the flickering firelight.

Brady rose, hope flickering through him.

My mother had just taken me out of the bath-tub and was holding me in her lap, when I was suddenly attracted by the flickering shadows of leaves that danced in the sunlight on the smooth floor.

While she sat in the carriage beside her father, pensively watching the lights of the street lamps flickering on the frozen window, she felt still sadder and more in love, and forgot where she was going and with whom.

The waif-pole was thrust upright into the dead whale's spout-hole; and the lantern hanging from its top, cast a troubled flickering glare upon the black, glossy back, and far out upon the midnight waves, which gently chafed the whale's broad flank, like soft surf upon a beach.

The fire provided the only light in the large, airy chamber, its glow and shadows flickering across the room.