Sentence Examples


  • Using her momentum, he swung her over his head.
  • She lit with one foot underneath her body, and the momentum of her fall threw her forward - over the ledge.
  • Her body continued its momentum down the hill and she fell, twisting so that she wouldn't fall on the kid.
  • In fluid movements, he shook out a noose, swung it a few times to get momentum and then threw it at the limb.
  • A violent gust strikes the plate, which is driven back and carried by its own momentum far past the position in which a steady wind of the same force would place it; by the time the motion has reached the pen it has been greatly exaggerated by the springiness of the connexion, and not only is the plate itself driven too far back, but also its position is wrongly recorded by the pen; the combined errors act the same way, and more than double the real maximum pressure may be indicated on the chart.

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