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Parson Everett heaved a deep sigh, put on his cocked hat, and blew his nose ceremonially with the silk handkerchief.

He drew his revolver and cocked it noiselessly and aimed it experimentally at his intended victim.

Dixie HartWill N. Harben

That was it—the youth of these two had knocked his conceit into a cocked hat.

The Drums Of JeopardyHarold MacGrath

Marchant cocked himself up on the window seat with his legs doubled under him tailor fashion.

The Vision SpendidWilliam MacLeod Raine

Each lad found it a little awkward to carry his loaded and cocked rifle in one hand and the flaming stick of wood in the other.

Guevara looked at the officer, looked at the capable hand on the cocked gun in the holster.

The Flaming MountainHarold Leland Goodwin

Again he cocked, again he presented; but by this time numbers had filled the room, Scroop dashed forward and threw up his arm.

He cocked his hat, turned up his coat collar and struck a Napoleon pose.

He cocked an ear as someone shouted something that was carried away in the freshening breeze.

Cue for QuietThomas L. Sherred

Frank was silent, but he glanced up at Andrew, who was carefully rearranging his dress and brushing his cocked hat.

In Honour's CauseGeorge Manville Fenn

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