Sentence Examples


  • She was lost for a moment in the sensations of his warm hand clasping hers.
  • The male is very often provided with clasping organs for seizing the female.
  • "No, it will not do," she said decidedly, clasping her hands.
  • It was of the nature of a contract, entered into by mutual promise, the clasping of hands, and exchange of an agreement in writing (tabula hospitalis) or of a token (tessera or symbolum), and was rendered hereditary by the division of the tessera.
  • With the splendour of the full moon falling upon him, his hand clasping his Shakespeare, and looking, as we are told, almost unearthly in the majestic beauty of his old age, Tennyson passed away at Aldworth on the night of the 6th of October 1892.
 

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