Sentence Examples


  • She was lost for a moment in the sensations of his warm hand clasping hers.
  • "Unless …" He drifted off and crossed to the window, clasping his hands behind him.
  • 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.
  • The fore-legs are elongate and adapted for clasping, while the short and flattened intermediate and hind legs form very perfect oar-like propellers.
  • Without a touch of remorse you drive the father from his land, clasping to his bosom his household gods and his half-naked children.

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