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Robert was out there under the shed, reclining in the shade against the sloping keel of the overturned boat.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
She found the sick woman wrapped up in a warm dressing-gown, reclining languidly in a large easy chair.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
He was reclining far back in the luxurious chair, holding a glass of champagne to the light.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
A tall, delicate-looking man, was reclining in his dressing-gown on a sofa, with a book in his hand.
DIGBY HEATHCOTEW.H.G. KINGSTON
It had two pilasters of stone cut in facets, and the coping represented a reclining woman holding a cornucopia.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
"Yeast that ferments is always sour, my child," replied the baker, reclining his head pensively.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
It was possible for the three friends to get a boat and Ruth and Helen rowed, with Heavy lazily reclining in the stern.
RUTH FIELDING AT COLLEGEALICE B. EMERSON
He was upright, majestic, with one hand in his breast, and the other reclining on the arm of his chair.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
Reclining on his divan in the old Turkish style, and smoking his hookah, Ibrahim listened to Murray's communication.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
There was undoubtedly something, long and black, bending over the half-reclining white figure.
DRACULABRAM STOKER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 31, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO RECLINING

  • abed
  • incumbent
  • lying
  • nonactive
  • reclining
  • repose
  • static
  • upon
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