But when she was almost at arms-length distance, he sank again.
She handed the letter sternly, at arms-length, to her daughter.
You forced me to ask you if I deserved to be kept at arms-length by you of all the people in the world.
Matthew Moon, in a corner of the fireplace, was reading bills and letters at arms-length.
An Indian, at Falmouth, had held out a heavy fowling-piece at arms-length by simply thrusting his finger in at the muzzle.
There are perch among them of half an arms-length, and the thickness of the biggest of wrists.
The dapper little gentleman stood off at arms-length to appraise him.
Now you hold the great northern peaks admiringly at arms-length, as you would an old friend.
At arms-length Greta glanced at the parson's burdens, and summoned an austere look.