Thesaurus / dropping

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Dropping his rifle, he approached his dog with outstretched arms.

The chair slowly and quite naturally was dropping out of existence.

The man, I now learned, and it surprised me, had a cat-like trick of dropping his eyes or looking quickly away.

The Great QuestCharles Boardman Hawes

But the moment you let it flag, she is capable of dropping you without a pang.

Eugene PickeringHenry James

No long line of sap to protect you here, and always a chance of a dropping bullet.

Australia in ArmsPhillip F.E. Schuler

"So am I," said Judson, dropping the excited air, but with an effort.

Eleven Possible CasesFrank R. Stockton

Effect, all the lice dead ten hours later; the younger forms were dropping within an hour.

He wondered if he might get free from it altogether, and, dropping it to the ground, continue his ride bare-backed.

Kiddie the ScoutRobert Leighton

Tayoga suddenly uttered a fierce shout and, dropping his rifle, leaped into the open.

The Sun Of QuebecJoseph A. Altsheler

Its flight is often curiously erratic, the bird, after rising a little way, dropping again with wings closed.

British Sea BirdsCharles Dixon

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