stretched out Examples


    Examples of stretched out in a Sentence

  • Examples of stretch out
    1. When it was finally time to board, we got on the train to find out that we’d been put in business class. This was a turn up for the book, reclining seats and room to stretch out a little.
  • Examples of stretched out
    1. All the time I was stretched out on the infirmary cot I kept looking at the blank walls and seeing the mean, murdering faces of those Southern peckerwoods when they went after Big Six and the others with their knives.
    2. 1962: The young woodwose had now closed his eyes and was stretched out supine on the pool's marble margin; his Tarzan brief had been cast aside on the turf. — Vladimir Nabokov, Pale Fire
  • Examples of stretching out
    1. Cautious, indeed,--with that giant of Pytchley fame running neck to neck by him; cautious,--with two-thirds of the course unrun, and all the yawners yet to come; cautious,--with the blood of Forest King lashing to boiling heat, and the wondrous greyhound stride stretching out faster and faster beneath him, ready at a touch to break away and take the lead: but he would be reckless enough by-and-by; reckless, as his nature was, under the indolent serenity of habit.
    2. So with 2008 stretching out before us, I recently asked my dear nonplanner: If you could have the best possible financial year, what would it look like?
    3. My cat likes stretching out in front of the fire.
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