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53 example sentences with  midriff

53 example sentences with midriff

Instead, I gave him the point of my staff with all my power straight in the midriff.

This done, the mane and foretop should be combed out, passing a wet sponge over them, sponging the mane on both sides, by throwing it back to the midriff, to make it lie smooth.

Else we might easily imagine, upon some other system which might have prevailed for any thing which our pathology knows to the contrary, a lover addressing his mistress, in perfect simplicity of feeling, "Madam, my liver and fortune are entirely at your disposal;" or putting a delicate question, "Amanda, have you a midriff to bestow?"

But, above all, that conceit arrided us most at that time, and still tickles our midriff to remember, where, allusively to the flight of Astrรฆaultima Calestรปm terras reliquitwe pronouncedin reference to the stockings stillthat MODESTY TAKING HER FINAL LEAVE OF MORTALS,

These two cavities are separated by a movable, muscular partition called the diaphragm, or midriff (Figs. 9 and 49).

equidistance^, bisection, half distance; equator, diaphragm, midriff; intermediate &c 228.

partition, septum, diaphragm; midriff; dissepiment^; party wall, panel, room divider.

By his way of relating the case, it should seem to have been rather a pet murder with him, for he retouches it with an apparent anxiety for its picturesque effect: Whereat he inly raged; and, as they talk'd, Smote him into the midriff with a stone That beat out life: he fell; and, deadly pale, Groan'd out his soul with gushing blood effus'd.

Blind hearts have the general folk of men; for could they have discovered the truth, never would stalwart Aias in anger for the arms have struck through his midriff the sharp swordeven he who after Achilles was best in battle of all men whom, to win back his bride for fair-haired Menelaos, the fair breeze of straight-blowing Zephyros wafted in swift ships toward Ilos' town.

Chapter 8 Three Generals and a Cook To get to the civic midriff of the ancient and honorable French city of Laon you must ascend a road that winds in spirals about a high, steep hill, like threads cut in a screw.

This lower region is distinguished from the upper by the midriff, or diaphragma, and is subdivided again by some into three concavities or regions, upper, middle, and lower.

The ventricle or stomach, which is seated in the midst of that part of the belly beneath the midriff, the kitchen, as it were, of the first concoction, and which turns our meat into chylus.

In the midst of these guts is situated the mesenterium or midriff, composed of many veins, arteries, and much fat, serving chiefly to sustain the guts.

Next in order is the middle region, or chest, which comprehends the vital faculties and parts; which (as I have said) is separated from the lower belly by the diaphragma or midriff, which is a skin consisting of many nerves, membranes; and amongst other uses it hath, is the instrument of laughing.

The outward air is drawn in by the vocal artery, and sent by mediation of the midriff to the lungs, which, dilating themselves as a pair of bellows, reciprocally fetch it in, and send it out to the heart to cool it; and from thence now being hot, convey it again, still taking in fresh.

But this objection is sufficiently answered by [1036]Montaltus, who doth not deny that the heart is affected (as [1037]Melanelius proves out of Galen) by reason of his vicinity, and so is the midriff and many other parts.

The mesenterium, or midriff, diaphragma, is a cause which the [2430]Greeks called [Greek: phrenas]: because by his inflammation, the mind is much troubled with convulsions and dotage.

de Mania: hot baths, garlic, onions, saith Guianerius, bad air, corrupt, much [2440]waking, &c., retention of seed or abundance, stopping of haemorrhagia, the midriff misaffected; and according to Trallianus l. 1. 16.

Inward from divers parts or organs, as midriff, spleen, stomach, liver, pylorus, womb, diaphragma, mesaraic veins, stopping of issues, &c. Montaltus cap.

Others assign the mesenterium or midriff distempered by heat, the womb misaffected, stopping of haemorrhoids, with many such.

calls it; "cold joints, indigestion, they cannot endure their own fulsome belchings, continual wind about their hypochondries, heat and griping in their bowels, praecordia sursum convelluntur, midriff and bowels are pulled up, the veins about their eyes look red, and swell from vapours and wind."

The midriff and heart-strings do burn and beat very fearfully, and when this vapour or fume is stirred, flieth upward, the heart itself beats, is sore grieved, and faints, fauces siccitate praecluduntur, ut difficulter possit ab uteri strangulatione decerni, like fits of the mother, Alvus plerisque nil reddit, aliis exiguum, acre, biliosum, lotium flavum.

supposeth these black fumes offend specially the diaphragma or midriff, and so per consequens the mind, which is obscured as the sun by a cloud.

Which black vapours, whether they proceed from the black blood about the heart, as T. W. Jes. thinks in his treatise of the passions of the mind, or stomach, spleen, midriff, or all the misaffected parts together, it boots not, they keep the mind in a perpetual dungeon, and oppress it with continual fears, anxieties, sorrows, &c.

abundance of pleasant vapours, which, in sanguine melancholy especially, break from the heart, "and tickle the midriff, because it is transverse and full of nerves: by which titillation the sense being moved, and arteries distended, or pulled, the spirits from thence move and possess the sides, veins, countenance, eyes."

And as he entered it, "his heart sank to his midriff, and his knees below were loosed."

As a consequence, he is frequently found resting upon his midriff with his fore and hind feet suspended over the opposite sides of some huge log.

But II drove my sword through his midriff with such frantic force, that the mere blow of the hilt against the end of his breast-bone sent him six paces before he fell, and left my reeking blade ready for the other.

According to general usage, final f is doubled after a single vowel, in almost all cases; as in bailiff, caitiff, plaintiff, midriff, sheriff, tariff, mastiff: yet not in calif, which is perhaps better written caliph.

Then I went down with my messenger to the Weiss Thor, and with great fear and pulsation of the midriff I saw the idiot pass the house of Master Gerard.

The spectacle in the mind's eye of this devoted sub-librarian and sound divine sitting on the vellum-bound folio for six-and-thirty years, so absorbed in his work as to be oblivious of the fact that he had failed to include in what was his magnum opus, the Great Catalogue, the very book he was sitting upon, tickles the midriff.

The first half-a-dozen bars tickled Miss Sally in the midriff, so that she laughed aloud.

The costume features dark brown leather boots, a brown shirt with an exposed midriff, blue patterns and a matching brown miniskirt.

Before spraying on perfume, lather petroleum jelly on your pulse points โ€“ thatโ€™s your neck, your wrists, inside your elbows, below your midriff, behind your knees, and near your ankles โ€“ to make your fragrance last significantly longer.

For example, it was slightly cropped, which gave fans a hint of her toned midriff.

Former Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts flashed her toned midriff in a glittery skin-toned crop top and matching skirt.

It also was accented with a tie detail that she had knotted just below her midriff.

Itโ€™s straight into Fabianskiโ€™s midriff.

Kaia Gerber starts off her day with a trip to the Dogpound gym on Thursday (January 30) in West Hollywood, Calif. The 18-year-old model showed off her midriff in a white zip-up hoodie and black leggings for her outing.

More recently, Kardashian posted a photo of herself exposing a bit of her midriff, to which one follower said, โ€œYou are pregnant.โ€

She accessorized with a chain around her midriff and gold hoop earrings.

She left the majority of the garment unbuttoned and displayed her decolletage and midriff.

The briefsโ€™ high-rise sides further accentuated her curvy hips and flat midriff.

The garment was relatively low-cut, displayed her decolletage and midriff.

The leggings were high-waisted and the band cinched at her midriff to emphasize her hourglass figure.

The other arm other rested against her waist to draw focus to her trim midriff.

The other arm was stretched across her midriff, drawing the eye to her sculpted waist and tummy.

The outfit boasted a halterneck-style top with a large cutout on the bodice, which allowed Anna to show off a glimpse of her bare midriff.

The second photo showed the model standing with her left leg popped out, her right arm hugging her midriff, and her left hand raised towards her lips.

The shorts were high-waisted, ending at her midriff to accentuate her enviable hourglass figure.

The stretchable band along the base hugged her toned midriff, highlighting her sculpted abs.

Make sure that shoulder straps are a hand width and that their midriff is not showing.

At Bertrun E. Glavin the following items are not acceptable: revealing clothing and/or beach wear and bare midriffs, t-shirts/sweatshirts with inappropriate messages and any items depicting offensive language or messages are unacceptable.