“He is here,” he repeated gravely, and the words were couched in his choicest accents.
Couched, unbandaged, on a board, In a nailed coffin's place.
He frowned, less at my refusal than at the terms in which it was couched.
She couched the rejection, it is true, in the most soothing terms.
It was couched in terms insulting to all the members elect from that district.
His conception of the universe is couched in the spirit of Neo-Platonism.
Couched in her amber cushions, she seemed to shine as a star on the twilight's glow.
His address throughout was couched in the language of a monarch.
He could not be misled by the sugary phrases in which the vote of censure had been couched.
Gringalet couched down in the hut, at the feet of his young master.