Sentence Examples


  • One was tall and thin, the other dark, shaggy, and sinewy, with a flat nose.
  • She.d never noticed how long his nails were or the sinewy strength in his forearms.
  • The points of chief importance are a fine, clean, lean head, set on free from collar heaviness; a long and strongly muscular neck, shoulders oblique and covered with muscle; high, long withers, chest of good depth and narrow but not extremely so; body round in type; back rib well down; depth at withers a little under half the height; length equal to the height at withers and croup; loins level and muscular; croup long, rather level; tail set on high and carried gracefully; the hind quarters long, strongly developed, and full of muscle and driving power; the limbs clean-cut and sinewy, possessing abundance of good bone, especially desired in the cannons, which are short, broad and flat; comparatively little space between the fore legs; pastern joints smooth and true; pasterns strong, clean and springy, sloping when at rest at an angle of 45°; feet medium size, wide and high at the heels, concave below and set on straight.
  • In person Charles Kingsley was tall and spare, sinewy rather than powerful, and of a restless excitable temperament.
  • His sleeves were rolled up and his sinewy, hairy, red hands with their short fingers deftly turned the ramrod.
 

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