Sentence Examples


  • "What is the matter with you, my dear?" she said crossly to the maid who kept her waiting some minutes.
  • The one who was writing and whom Boris addressed turned round crossly and told him Bolkonski was on duty and that he should go through the door on the left into the reception room if he wished to see him.
  • "What is it?" he said crossly, and, his hand shaking unintentionally, he poured too many drops into the glass.
  • In answer to Rostov's inquiry where he was going, he answered vaguely and crossly that he had some business.
  • "Do lie down," she added crossly, and buried her face in the pillow.

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