Sentence Examples with the word staggering

Stubb and Tashtego here changed places--stem for stern--a staggering business truly in that rocking commotion.

The Bulgarian king Samuel was so stricken by the sight of his mighty army staggering back home that he suffered a stroke and died two days later.

Pierre leaped up from the sofa and rushed staggering toward her.

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Just her little fangs and the odd presence she found subtle but which apparently had a staggering effect on men.

He was drunk - maybe not staggering drunk, but drunk enough to impair his judgment.

On seeing Pierre he grew confused at first, but noticing embarrassment on Pierre's face immediately grew bold and, staggering on his thin legs, advanced into the middle of the room.

Dusty looked up from the computer screen as Toni walked in, staggering under the weight of a massive box.

After staggering into Smolensk which seemed to them a promised land, the French, searching for food, killed one another, sacked their own stores, and when everything had been plundered fled farther.

Jilian grabbed her again, and she grated her teeth against the visions, staggering as she tried to keep upright.

Thereafter Napoleon was blindly staggering to his fall.