Sentence Examples

  • He spoke again, riveting her attention on his face.
  • Dressed in dark clothes with dark hair and olive skin with a dark stare, he was both riveting and frightening.
  • For example, in a machine-work, the steam-engine, which is the prime mover of the various tools, has a flywheel on the crank-shaft to store and restore the periodical excess of energy arising from the variations in the effort exerted by the connecting-rod upon the crank; and each of the slotting machines, punching machines, riveting machines, and other tools has a flywheel of its own to store and restore energy, so as to enable the very different resistances opposed to those tools at different times to be overcome without too great unsteadiness of motion.
  • She resisted the urge to leave, instead riveting her gaze to A'Ran.
  • In riveting Norman rule upon the English Church and people.

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