Sentence Examples with the word knuckles

His knuckles were white as he clenched the steering wheel, and his tall form hunched forward.

This arrangement is only partly automatic, since it often happens that when two cars are brought together to couple the knuckles are closed and must be opened by hand.

A short round foot, knuckles high and well developed.

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When they descend to the ground - which they must often do in order to obtain water - they frequently walk in the upright posture, either with the hands crossed behind the neck, or with the knuckles resting on the ground.

The two modes of progression overlap in human life, but the child's tendency when learning is to rest on the soles of the feet and the palms of the hands, unlike the apes, which support themselves on the sides of the feet and the bent knuckles of the hands.

His hands were balled into fists at his sides and the knuckles were white.

His hands balled into fists and the knuckles turned as white as the line around his lips.

She saw the white of his knuckles as he gripped her shoe hard and sensed she was pushing a wild animal.

Howie put his knuckles to the side of his head and closed his eyes.

A'Ran said nothing, though he clenched the arms of his chair hard enough for his knuckles to turn white.