In the long run, however, even this palliative ceased to work; and accordingly on June 5 1917 a new stiffening of the standing orders was voted, which sufficed in effect during the later period of the Parliament.
She was soon soaked by a light drizzle and stretched to keep her stiffening muscles warm.
The vehicle contained a roll of gauze and Dean bound his own stiffening leg after spreading a disinfectant on the oozing abrasion.
There are four cables, one on each side of the two main trusses or stiffening girders.
She retreated to her apartment, breathing raggedly, with cold tears stiffening her cheeks.