Sentence Examples with the word jolted

The footman sprang onto the box of the moving coach which jolted as it passed out of the yard onto the uneven roadway; the other vehicles jolted in their turn, and the procession of carriages moved up the street.

Her body jolted in recognition as their bodies met, even though his face was shadowed.

The carts, in each of which three or four wounded soldiers were lying or sitting, jolted over the stones that had been thrown on the steep incline to make it something like a road.

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Magic jolted through him like electricity, flinging him onto his back.

Bang, bang! went the first sleigh over a cradle hole in the snow of the road, and each of the other sleighs jolted in the same way, and rudely breaking the frost- bound stillness, the troykas began to speed along the road, one after the other.

The wounded, bandaged with rags, with pale cheeks, compressed lips, and knitted brows, held on to the sides of the carts as they were jolted against one another.

The accountant, a stout, full- faced man, looked around him with a naive smile of satisfaction and presented a strange appearance among the hussars, Cossacks, and adjutants, in his camlet coat, as he jolted on his horse with a convoy officer's saddle.

His horse lagged behind the adjutant's and jolted him at every step.

The pod jolted and dropped, the sickening sense making her nauseous.

In each of the long German carts six or more pale, dirty, bandaged men were being jolted over the stony road.