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“Alack me no alacks,” she interrupted, holding up her riding rod.

Anthony lifted the flap, holding up the lantern, and we both looked in.

I said, holding up his wrist where the remnant of the cord was hanging.

Presently she saw Lester coming from the house, holding up a note.

“Now, listen to me,” she went on, holding up a warning finger.

"You see I'm a smoker," he added, holding up his yellow-stained forefinger.

Another was holding up two helmets which must have been worn by Uhlans.

Before 115 Bethlen (holding up his hand as if to strike him).

She was holding up her skirt with one hand, and the other arm was akimbo at her waist.

Then Hardy stepped out into the open, holding up his hand for peace.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.