Adjectives for Clock | Words to describe Clock

  • Dreadful
  • Little
  • Enormous
  • Tiny
  • Leetle
  • Public
  • Eight-Day
  • Illuminated
  • Big
  • French
  • Solar
  • Costly
  • Great
  • O
  • Large
  • Massive
  • Tall
  • Round
  • Electric
  • Old
  • Old-Fashioned
  • Cheap
  • Valuable
  • High
  • Distant
  • Carved
  • Fashioned
  • Curious
  • Moon-Faced
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    • 1. The wait was very long; the hands of the great clock pointed to six, and still the train lay motionless along the platform. 🔊
    • 2. He looked down at the big clock: "It's a full hour. 🔊
    • 3. Every blessed thing in that room is being coated with enamel paint, from the sofa to the fire-irons, from the sideboard to the eight-day clock. 🔊
    • 4. At her scathing words the Man straightened up very suddenly in his chair and gazed over at the little clock in a startled sort of way. 🔊
    • 5. A pause followed, while the little clock on the mantel-piece ticked hurriedly, as if anxious to get on and pass over an awkward moment. 🔊
    • 6. A cheap clock and a broken-down couch, the latter a discard from the original outfit of the cottage, made up the list of furniture. 🔊
    • 7. Everybody in the vast audience watched the large clock as the fingers crept slowly on, the large hand gradually drawing nearer to the quarter-past. 🔊
    • 8. Shortly before the moon-faced clock nailed on the wall struck the hour of nine with a great internal whirring, some one tapped lightly on the door. 🔊
    • 9. The nine mellow strokes, by which she was now apprised of the hour, were a message from the great clock at Westminster itself. 🔊
    • 10. Not a sound was heard, save the ticking of the old fashioned clock on the mantle piece, as its hands slowly marked the fleeting minutes. 🔊
    • 11. The little clock on the mantel-piece ticked away busily in the silence, and Dicky instantly thought of the hunchback. 🔊
    • 12. He speaks in a bass voice, with a prolonged rattle and wheeze in his throat, like an old-fashioned clock, which buzzes before it strikes. 🔊
    • 13. It was a little, round clock, with a bell on top, the dollar and a half kind sold in country groceries and cross-roads stores. 🔊
    • 14. When you see her again, she is lying on an easy-chair, packed as carefully and tightly as a valuable clock that is to be sent to the Antipodes. 🔊
    • 15. For a moment there was silence, broken only by the ticking of a tiny clock on the mantel, then Van Landing spoke. 🔊
    • 16. The sound he at last most wittingly distinguished in his nook was the single deep note of half-past five borne to him from some high-perched public clock. 🔊
    • 17. Another pleasant quarter of an hour slipped by, and then at the beats of a distant clock in the town striking half-past ten she dropped from her perch. 🔊
    • 18. You could not stamp your boot across the threshold without joggling the heart-beats out of the gaunt old clock that loomed in the darkermost corner of the alcove. 🔊
    • 19. A glance at the solar clock on the far wall reminded him there was still time for one more interview before the last bell, so he impatiently signaled his secretary to send in the waiting couple. 🔊
    • 20. Silently, but for the roaring of the wind and surf and fitful dashing of the rain, the hours passed on till the high clock in the kitchen corner sharply struck eleven. 🔊
    • 21. There is the same meaningless tower with a small illuminated clock at the top of it, and if the pier is not quite so long as it was thirty or forty years ago, it still seems to be occupying the same site. 🔊
    • 22. We was lopin' along out in the desert, 'bout fifty miles an hour by the leetle clock on the dashboard, when all of a sudden she lays back her ears and she bucks. 🔊
    • 23. When he woke at last with a sharp, tugging pain at his wrist the room was utterly dark, and the little French clock had stopped aghast and clasped its hands at eleven. 🔊
    • 24. In the church-tower of the village where I was nurtured there was an ancient and curious clock, said to have been brought from Spain by a former owner of the parish. 🔊
    • 25. An' Poll's jest looked in at the winder from Walsh's, and says she can see 'em all kneelin' round a chair with that little clock o' theirs on it. 🔊
    • 26. Suddenly with a "click" and a "whirr-rr," the doors of the little carved clock on the wall new open and a cuckoo came out and piped ten warning notes. 🔊
    • 27. At two o clock in the afternoon, we weighed with a light breeze at S.W., and stood up the bay for the New Passage. 🔊
    • 28. It was terrible, that being shut up in such a place; for when the other prisoners were silent, there was a dreadful clock close by, which seemed in its cold, harsh, brazen way to goad him to distraction. 🔊
    • 29. I especially recall an old clock presented to him by Henry Sanford, Minister to Belgium, as an artistic work of exceptional beauty. 🔊
    • 30. And against the far wall, with a face like the gibbous moon, stood a massive clock of carved rosewood, clacking ponderously, almost painfully, as if each tick were to be its last. 🔊
    • 31. We had, as the basis of everything, the wooden works of the old clock, which served now for a gristmill like that of the Groats, now for a fort, again for a church. 🔊
    • 32. Mahogany trees enough to build barns and cow stables on, and how we gloat over a old clock case or lamp stand made on't. 🔊
    • 33. Twelve o'clock struck from the tower of the parish church, and was followed almost directly by the tall clock standing in the hall down-stairs. 🔊
    • 34. They came into my room, and there on the sofa, on the rocking-chair, on the table, on the mantelpiece, on the ottoman, on the stove, and on the top of the old clock, was a dog; and each barked! and barked! 🔊
    • 35. But still Josh was not satisfied, and as he was not quite so easy a customer to manage as the boys who commonly fenced at the shop, Mr Weech compromised, in the end, by throwing in a cheap clock. 🔊
    • 36. The Girl grew gradually to cherish the little clock with a certain tender superstition and tingling reverence that sent her heart pounding every time the Man's fingers turned to any casual tinkering. 🔊

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