Sentence Examples

  • He squinted into the distance, scanning the entire horizon.
  • He was so tuned in to Elisabeth's voice, that just by scanning a piece of music, he knew where to change the composition to compliment her, and where to back off to let her shine.
  • She sloshed down the trail, scanning the woods ahead as she neared.
  • She hesitated at the front door, scanning the porch for snakes before she stepped out into the cool evening air.
  • Whilst I was thus closely scanning him, half-pretending meanwhile to be looking out at the storm from the casement, he never heeded my presence, never troubled himself with so much as a single glance; but appeared wholly occupied with counting the pages of the marvellous book.

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