Sentence Examples


  • She must have let her shoulders droop, or maybe it was her trembling body.
  • But no weather interfered fatally with my walks, or rather my going abroad, for I frequently tramped eight or ten miles through the deepest snow to keep an appointment with a beech tree, or a yellow birch, or an old acquaintance among the pines; when the ice and snow causing their limbs to droop, and so sharpening their tops, had changed the pines into fir trees; wading to the tops of the highest hills when the show was nearly two feet deep on a level, and shaking down another snow-storm on my head at every step; or sometimes creeping and floundering thither on my hands and knees, when the hunters had gone into winter quarters.
  • It is already late, said he, and nodding his head he let it droop and again closed his eye.
  • Having lifted her head and let her arms droop lifelessly, as ballet dancers do, Natasha, rising energetically from her heels to her toes, stepped to the middle of the room and stood still.
  • It has n't stopped a slight droop creeping in, so now I 'm taking more extreme measures: say hello to Old Sparky.

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