Sentence Examples


  • She slammed her elbow into his ribs, and he chuckled, locking his other arm around her.
  • "Give the woman the keypad," Dan said in amusement, jabbing him in the ribs with an elbow.
  • Further on (pp. 101, 102) we find observations :as to the number of ribs which are attached to each of the " annexes " - there being sometimes more of them articulated to the anterior than to the posterior, and in certain forms no ribs belonging to one, all being applied to the other.
  • The ceiling is invariably boarded and subdivided by ribs into small rectangular coffers.
  • The difficulty of casting heavy arch ribs led to the construction of cast iron arches of cast voussoirs, somewhat like the voussoirs of masonry chambers and air locks, a feat unprecedented in the annals of engineering.
 

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