Sentence Examples with the word grinning

Not so the sailor, beholding the scenery of the Antarctic seas; where at times, by some infernal trick of legerdemain in the powers of frost and air, he, shivering and half shipwrecked, instead of rainbows speaking hope and solace to his misery, views what seems a boundless churchyard grinning upon him with its lean ice monuments and splintered crosses.

The grinning boys were between ten and twelve, already tall and lanky.

He sputtered and wiped the snow from his face, grinning at her as he proceeded to make a snowball of his own.

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God can dumbness keep While Sin creeps grinning through His house of Time.

Eureka made a desperate dash to escape and scampered along the ground like a streak; but a grinning Gargoyle flew after her and grabbed her before she had gone very far.

So saying he procured the plane; and with his old silk handkerchief first dusting the bench, vigorously set to planing away at my bed, the while grinning like an ape.

Some had long, curved noses and chins, small eyes and wide, grinning mouths.

He turned to find Jonathan grinning up at him.

I quickly followed suit, and descending into the bar-room accosted the grinning landlord very pleasantly.

Start her, Tash, my boy--start her, all; but keep cool, keep cool--cucumbers is the word--easy, easy--only start her like grim death and grinning devils, and raise the buried dead perpendicular out of their graves, boys--that's all.