At his breast their spears:—Haco holds over the breast the shield.
This figure is seated on a swan, and holds over her head an arched veil.
In Maulmain there is a prison, which holds over a thousand prisoners, many of whom have been guilty of the worst crimes.
Nothing troubles or influences him, except, perhaps, a sort of fascination that Arsne Lupin holds over him.
The whip he holds over the back of his slave, and the power he has over his life, annihilates all other influences.
All the power which any legislature has within its own jurisdiction, Congress holds over the District of Columbia.
For this honoring of virtue he is indebted in a measure to the present sway which he holds over the western Indian races.
This he holds over an earthen pot, and pours water on the shavings: the liquor which comes through has the appearance of coffee.
He holds over for days, sometimes for weeks, official despatches from the Front, for which the Public are eagerly waiting.
It was the politics of the council; and this is the sword which Umballa holds over their heads.