138 examples of yapping in sentences

He missed the daily strife of keeping his team-mates in trace, the yapping at his heels, the straight long pull over the open spaces and the barrens.

Once out in the open the hungry guns of the Russians, so long yapping ineffectively without knowing what their shells were doing, had their chance.

"Take that yapping dog away and have him whipped!" A man stepped from the entrance gate to beckon the offending gladiator, who walked out with a look of hatred on his face.

Even the dogs stopped yapping; one might have thought that the monstrous room was empty.

Dreamily I watched the craft creep by upon the moving tide, noted the low freeboard, almost awash, the careful helmswoman, and the dog on the forecastle yapping at the distant shoreand thought of Ruth Bellingham.

Lady Maud opened a door, and he sprang out at her yapping, but was quiet as soon as he knew her.

No matter where you finish in the mix-up or the row, There are those among the rabble who will pan you anyhow; But the entry who is sticking and delivering the stuff Can listen to the yapping as he giggles up his cuff; The loafer has no come-back and the quitter no reply When the Anvil Chorus echoes, as it will, against the sky; But there's one quick answer ready that will wrap them in a hood Make good.

Swift as lightning they circled about the grizzly, spreading themselves on their forefeet, ready to spring aside or backward to avoid sudden rushes, and giving voice now to that quick, fierce yapping which tells hunters their quarry is at bay.

For ten minutes Thor paid no attention to the eight dogs yapping at his heels, except to pause now and then and swing his head about.

Over dances the little terrier, yapping furiously, and expending his superfluous energy by snapping right and left at the par.

exclaimed Miles, as a hideous yapping and howling sounded across the snowy waste.

" "That means twenty less to bother us to-night, which is a great comfort," she answered, laughing nervously, for the yapping and howling seemed to be coming nearer and nearer.

This latter was an active, yapping, unpleasant cur that seemed to think it rare fun to snap at Jacky's heels, then bound out of reach.

He wheeledof course you never follow trail smell when you can find body smelland came galloping back with a different yapping and a bristling in his mane.

From the timber beyond Buffalo Prairie came the yapping bark of a coyote.

"More Yapping and Less Biting" should be our motto.

Frank was now a very old dog, having reached a stage of yapping senility, where he found his sole comfort in following the sun about the house and dozing in it, sometimes noisily dreaming of past adventures.

"All, all was pre-arranged save one thing," said Manuel, with a yapping laugh, and not even looking at the commencing terrors.

I went out to aid them, but did not like the psychology of this street, where death was teasing the footsteps of men, yapping at their heels.

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a dry and dusty volume of Blue-Bookish lore, While I nodded nearly napping, suddenly there came a yapping, As of some toy-terrier snapping, snapping at my study door.

"'Tis some peevish cur," I muttered, "yapping at my study door, Only that,but it's a bore.

I said; "mad mongrel, truly off your precious hide, I'll score; Like your cheek to come here yapping, just as I was gently napping; You deserve a strapping,yapping, snapping at my study door.

I said; "mad mongrel, truly off your precious hide, I'll score; Like your cheek to come here yapping, just as I was gently napping; You deserve a strapping,yapping, snapping at my study door.

Ah! wait a moment: I'll this mystery explore; It shall worry me no more!" Open here I flung the shutter, when, with many a smirk and flutter, In there popped a perky Jackdaw, yapping, miauling as before (Queer mimetic noises made he), for no introduction stayed he,

"I heard a dog yapping," he said with consummate impudence, "but I thought he was in the next room.

138 examples of  yapping  in sentences