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He saw the big hands outspread, he saw the slightly stooping shoulders, he saw the face and eyes, the light blue eyes.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Bill swung her aside and placed himself squarely in front of the door, his arms outspread.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
At that short distance Sweeny would hardly have missed; and the nearest Apache, leaning forward with outspread arms, fell dead.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
Using the outspread fingers of each hand, begin with the unglued edge and roll the paper around the wood.
Below her was outspread the little town—the straggling, wretched little town—crude, lonely, lifeless!
She was leaning on the window-sill gazing pensively upon the beauties of the scene that lay outspread before her.
"To work with my hands; to work with my hands," the woman repeated looking at her outspread palms.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
At Passy we were received with shrugging shoulders and outspread hands.
DROSSHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
He felt his way out to the middle of the room, barring their path with his body and his outspread arms.
They learned to spring and pounce like lightning, with outspread paws, just ahead of where the grass stirred ever so slightly.
WILD FOLKSAMUEL SCOVILLE

WORDS RELATED TO OUTSPREAD

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