Sentence Examples


  • Her hands were by her sides, turned out, as if offering benediction for what she had done, as if to say, peace at last.
  • He said no more, but slowly waving a benediction, covered his face with his hands, and so remained kneeling, till all the people had departed, and he was left alone in the place.
  • Returning to the Spouter-Inn from the Chapel, I found Queequeg there quite alone; he having left the Chapel before the benediction some time.
  • Upon my soul, I am about of the same opinion; so give the benediction, Fleece, and I'll away to my supper.
  • Bagration called to him, and Tushin, raising three fingers to his cap with a bashful and awkward gesture not at all like a military salute but like a priest's benediction, approached the general.

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