Sentence Examples

  • Then she would be engulfed by another convulsive sob.
  • Between convulsive giggles, she panted out a weak defense.
  • But it very often happens that owing to the instantaneous, violent, convulsive running of the whale upon receiving the first iron, it becomes impossible for the harpooneer, however lightning-like in his movements, to pitch the second iron into him.
  • Easily, with a few convulsive quirks, they give up their watery ghosts, like a mortal translated before his time to the thin air of heaven.
  • Natasha did not change her position, but her whole body heaved with noiseless, convulsive sobs which choked her.

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