Sentence Examples with the word swung

He hooked the light to his belt where it swung in an eerie arc, casting jumping shadows on the rock-strewn slope and yellow streaks into nothingness.

About this time he changed his views on the Eucharist and swung clean over from transubstantiation to the advanced Zwinglian position.

But Anatole was dumb, swung his foot, and smilingly examined the princess' hair.

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The sailors at the fore and mizzen had come down; the line tubs were fixed in their places; the cranes were thrust out; the mainyard was backed, and the three boats swung over the sea like three samphire baskets over high cliffs.

The coup door swung open and Alex assessed the situation quickly.

So that at last all three of us lifelessly swung from the spars, and for every swing that we made there was a nod from below from the slumbering helmsman.

She swung around to see what had frightened the goat and the hair lifted on the back of her neck.

Dean leaped on Shipton, clawing away at the soft snow, pummeling him like an eighth grade schoolyard brawler while Shipton, still clutching his ice ax in one hand, swung at Dean, catching him on the cheek and face with the side of the solid handle.

She swung hard and her open hand cracked against his face.

The phantoms, for so they then seemed, were flitting on the other side of the deck, and, with a noiseless celerity, were casting loose the tackles and bands of the boat which swung there.