Sentence Examples


  • Elisabeth stood, transfixed on the brilliant vista.
  • The dance forgotten, they stood transfixed, lost in emotion.
  • Should the otter be transfixed by a spear, the person who threw it goes into the water and raises the game over his head on the spear's point.
  • With his head encircled by a coronet of dogs teeth, and covered with a network cap or piece of bark-cloth, the septum of the nose transfixed by a pencil of bone or shell, and perhaps a shell or fibre armlet or two, the Papuan is in complete everyday attire.
  • We find such divine standards ~ often depicted on the earliest monuments, and among the symbols placed upon them may be detected the images of many deities destined to play an important part in the later national pantheon, such as the falcon Horus, the wolf Wepwawet (Ophois) ~ the goddess Neith, symbolized -~r~.by a shield transfixed with arrows, and the god Mm ~r, the nature of whose fetish is obscure.