Adjectives for Neck | Words to describe Neck


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  • 1. The graceful turn of a rounded neck, lift of a smooth chin, flexure of a lithe waist aroused powerful memories. 🔊
  • 2. When built upon a horizontal base of sufficient extent, it is a dome with a central neck, funnelled like the mouth of an urn. 🔊
  • 3. It cannot be to see clothes, because the most you see, as a rule, is a white skirt and blouse and a brown neck all peeling with the heat! 🔊
  • 4. They surged around the medley of tents and shacks, and came into the open neck and neck, running like singed cats. 🔊
  • 5. A cylindrical graduated bottle with a rather wide neck, so as to admit of easy washing, and one which contains no angles or corners. 🔊
  • 6. An elegant lace bertha covered her white, beautiful neck, while one of her fair arms was clasped by a diamond bracelet. 🔊
  • 7. One lay in the thick coils of her dark hair, another nestled against her white neck, others looped up the flowing skirt. 🔊
  • 8. Sine leaped past, crooked his arm around the man's thick neck, attempted to break his neck. 🔊
  • 9. On this little neck of land, we are exposed, with a miserable covering which does not deserve the name of a shelter, to the violence of the winds. 🔊
  • 10. For hundreds of feet that incredible neck stretched ahead of us and for twice as far behind a monstrous, lizard-shaped body writhed. 🔊
  • 11. He had very long legs, very long arms, and a very small body, a long neck and a head like a peacock. 🔊
  • 12. Seize her, or don't seize her, you will listen to me or I will break your doctoral neck! 🔊
  • 13. His head was almost entirely bald, and over his turn-down collar his great neck folded in two distinct reddish collops of flesh. 🔊
  • 14. Just opposite, a little neck of land jutted into the river and, at the end of it, an old boat lay fastened. 🔊
  • 15. Had the others in the room been mindful of the action, they would have seen the man's muscles tighten about the woman's thin neck. 🔊
  • 16. Their head fell back, and their arms fell, as if their arms and their thin white neck were stricken suddenly with a great lassitude. 🔊
  • 17. She washes once a week, and may be seen standing over her tub, with her handkerchief somewhat displaced from her white neck, because it is hot. 🔊
  • 18. The camel stood on this side the wall, and, reaching the plants within by means of his long neck, made a breakfast on them. 🔊
  • 19. The large wide head and fearfully armed jaws are united by a strong neck to powerful shoulders, from which spring the thick and muscular fore-legs. 🔊
  • 20. Julia looked a moment anxiously at this fragile girl, whose tiny head was poised on a long, delicate neck like a fruit on its stem. 🔊
  • 21. Her tremulous fingers, involuntarily and spasmodically, clutch at the smooth neck of the panther, and the tortured beast roars aloud for pain. 🔊
  • 22. Inspector Verot was a very stout, powerfully built man, with a big neck and shoulders and a florid complexion. 🔊
  • 23. Nature, however, has given him a means of defence in his iron jaw and long powerful neck, which are a full equivalent for his want of agility. 🔊
  • 24. He could see the portly servant in a sort of antique evening dress, white gloves on podgy hands and a gilt chain of office about his thick neck. 🔊
  • 25. There stood the Captain, his back to the door, the broken neck of the bottle firmly gripped in his hand. 🔊
  • 26. He was a tall, drooping, sidelong youth with sandy hair, a little forward head, and a long thin neck. 🔊
  • 27. Just then the "angler" slips a wire nooze over the craned neck nearest him, and it is jerked down as quickly, though as silently as possible. 🔊
  • 28. A strip of flannel was wound round her long thin neck, and, in spite of the heat, she wore a shabby yellow fur tippet on her shoulders. 🔊
  • 29. Or perhaps two, for I saw a little yellow haired man with a very red neck, come this way and look at you. 🔊
  • 30. And when the baby could run to meet him, and sit upon his great strong neck, there was no prouder elephant in all the land of India. 🔊
  • 31. But given a reasonable purpose and a friend who needs your assistance, is there any better sport on earth than risking your own neck to help him put it over? 🔊
  • 32. It descends, it falls like a wild swan shot in the clouds, spreading its wide wings, the long neck thrown back, whirling down to earth to die. 🔊
  • 33. The morning dawn revealed his chancellor, Christopher Strass, who had betrayed his master and now paid with a broken neck for his bold imposture. 🔊
  • 34. His fringed and beautifully embroidered shirt of buckskin was open at the throat, as if to allow free play to the mighty muscles of his well-formed neck. 🔊
  • 35. Easily as a thrush sings he painted the powdered hair framing the pretty face, the long neck springing from the slight body and the note of green in the auburn curls. 🔊
  • 36. He was a stout, strongly built man, with coarse black hair, gray eyes, large animal mouth, square jaws, and short, thick neck. 🔊
  • 37. With a little twist she turned her head and showed him a head of beautiful brown hair done up in a Grecian knot just above the nape of a shapely little neck. 🔊
  • 38. The freely exposed neck was very thin, but, like the outline of her face, spoke less of a feeble habit of body than of the present pinch of sheer hunger. 🔊
  • 39. All he could see under her hat was an oval chin and the dainty curve of a pink cheek where it faded into snow, and at the back of a small head a knot of brown hair resting on the nape of a shapely neck. 🔊
  • 40. In trying to look down at his own adornment he screwed his fat neck, fold on fold, into his low collar and then, with a grunt of satisfaction, lighted a morning cigar. 🔊
  • 41. Easily as a thrush sings he suggested the powdered hair framing the coquettish face masked in demureness, the long neck springing from the slight frame, and the note of green in the auburn curls. 🔊
  • 42. In her thin puckered ears hung a pair of monstrous gilded ornaments, and round her skinny neck was a necklace such as a stage queen would wear; yet she had naked feet. 🔊
  • 43. From the open neck of her kimono, embroidered in a pattern of cranes and wistaria, the thin girlish lines of her throat rose with an appealing fragility, like the stem of some delicate flower. 🔊
  • 44. Then Pinkey clasped the string of shining beads round her thin neck, the metallic lustre of the false gems heightening the delicate pallor of her fine skin. 🔊
  • 45. He was of middle size, with a tendency to corpulence; and almost invariably wore a black coat and waistcoat, a white neck handkerchief very primly tied, and gray trousers. 🔊
  • 46. Unmindful of the possibility that the horse might step upon her, Shirley ran into the stall and, reaching up, threw both arms around his glossy black neck. 🔊
  • 47. All the same, the heavy-browed face on a big, tense neck had a frowning, perhaps a lowering expression that reminded Guion of a young bull before he begins to charge. 🔊
  • 48. She was equally delighted, and my beautiful camel seemed also to be aware of the honour to which he was destined, as he repaid our caresses, curving and twisting his long neck, and laying his head upon our shoulders. 🔊
  • 49. The ridiculous, outstanding braid was gone, and instead, a soft knot appeared low on the slender, sun-burned neck, with tiny tendrils of curls escaping from it. 🔊
  • 50. The upper part is flat, the under is half a cylinder scooped out by a knife, while five keys are fixed in the short neck, in which a cavity is cut, leaving a space for the strings to be tied to each key. 🔊

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