Sentence Examples with the word nervously

As for Peleg, after letting off his rage as he had, there seemed no more left in him, and he, too, sat down like a lamb, though he twitched a little as if still nervously agitated.

On those special nights I nervously leave the back door unlatched, and quietly steal to my bed.

One day toward the end of December Natasha, pale and thin, dressed in a black woolen gown, her plaited hair negligently twisted into a knot, was crouched feet and all in the corner of her sofa, nervously crumpling and smoothing out the end of her sash while she looked at a corner of the door.

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Jackson shifted nervously on the piano bench.

Fritz snatched the cigarette from his mouth and stepped away from the fire, glancing around nervously into the darkness.

She hurried after him, glancing nervously at the jumble of rocks and trees.

Heart pounding, she trotted down the sloping trail, glancing nervously at the hill to make sure she didn't suddenly fall off her path.

She was dressed in a tattered coat, hands in her lap, sitting as nervously as an immigrant awaiting deportation.

She smoothed the folds of her skirt nervously and waited for him to open the subject, but he was silent until they reached the log house.

She giggled nervously as his warm fingers touched her neck.