Sentence Examples


  • A rhythmic thumping echoed from the floor above.
  • "What are you thumping the table for?" she demanded of the hussar, "and why are you exciting yourself?
  • "The young man's a real hussar!" shouted the colonel, again thumping the table.
  • Later, Dean heard the movement of the mortuary men coming for Edith—the hushed conversation and the bumping and thumping as the lifeless shell of this troubled woman was bagged and forever removed from Bird Song.