And, in fact, the pole had been fractured and was leaning alarmingly.
"The lad's neck is broken, and his spine's fractured," he said in a low voice.
Kicking about the ground, he disturbed the fractured glass of the lantern.
"Dollar and a half," growled Tim, glancing at the fractured gunwale.
They are then fractured by a heavy blow struck with a mallet.
Fortunately his hair was very thick and this had saved him from a fractured skull.
In a neighboring hut lay Raevski's adjutant with a fractured wrist.
The fall fractured his ankle and incapacitated him from service.
He went closer to it and saw that some of the frail blades were fractured.
He had been lying on them; their feathering was ruffled and their quills were fractured.