Thesaurus / fluttering

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Where children are present, the girls are dressed in sheer muslin or lace over silk slips, and adorned with fluttering ribbons.

Social LifeMaud C. Cooke

They had walked on without speaking until her foolish heart was fluttering, and she could stand it no longer.

What followed after was over and done with in a dozen fluttering heart-beats.

There was not a sound in the forest save the indistinct, fluttering sound of the snow falling on the trees.

Suddenly the cackling, fluttering, feathered (p. 046) one dashed in the direction of a plainly-dressed stranger.

Joan nodded again, her chin trembling as it dropped nearer to the fluttering necktie at her warm, round throat.

The breeze through the wide-flung bow-window was fluttering the papers on the desk and the map on the wall was flapping sidewise.

The Valiants of VirginiaHallie Erminie Rives

Nothing was between us and freedom but the fluttering silk curtains and a drop of about seventy feet into an unknown river.

Caves of TerrorTalbot Mundy

He took Hetty's slight wrist between his finger and thumb, and felt the fluttering pulse.

The machine was not only not designed to hover, but it was also incapable of fluttering.

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