Sentence Examples with the word outstretched

Nothing but air greeted her outstretched hands.

All at once the outstretched arm gave a peculiar motion and then remained fixed, while the boat's five oars were seen simultaneously peaked.

Visitors held out their hands like this, Dusty said, indicating his outstretched hand.

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Akin to this condition is that in which the power of maintaining muscular effort is increased; the individual may lie stiff with merely head and feet supported on two chairs; the limbs can be held outstretched for hours at a time.

She heard the remaining men give chase, sensed the outstretched arms groping for her.

These young, or larvae as they are called, after the integument has hardened by exposure to the air, climb up the stalks of grain or herbage and cling with outstretched legs waiting for passing animals.

Between its outstretched claws.

Bricked vault tombs were discovered containing bodies outstretched (not contracted); the deposits were of an unusually fine character and comprised silve, alabaster and even iron.

A hand, with fingers outstretched as a talisman against the evil eye, is carved above this gate on the exterior; a key, the symbol of authority, occupies the corresponding place on the interior.

In length and outstretched legs covering 7 in., a monster strong enough to capture and kill small birds.