bulging


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curving or bulging outward

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curving outward

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As I passed through the salons people smiled to see my bulging pockets and unsteady gait, for the weight which I was carrying must have amounted to half a pood
There were clothes hanging over chairs, odd-looking shabby bundles here and there, and various pasteboard boxes piled together, battered, bulging, and discolored, which might have been fifty years old.
Then, at last, our pockets bulging with cartridges and a rifle in each hand, we started off upon our mission of rescue.
Miss Jackson glanced around the table, caught Janey's bulging gaze, and took refuge in an unintelligible murmur.
His face was taking on a livid hue, his eyes were bulging from their sockets.
Either end of his own ruler protruded from his bulging cheeks - the middle was hidden by his moustache - and the gag kept in place by remorseless lashings at the back of his head.
He opened it and found eleven five-pound notes and a little paper sack bulging with sovereigns.
All along the sides of the road fallen horses were to be seen, some flayed, some not, and broken-down carts beside which solitary soldiers sat waiting for something, and again soldiers straggling from their companies, crowds of whom set off to the neighboring villages, or returned from them dragging sheep, fowls, hay, and bulging sacks.
Cadwallader, "there is a new face come out from behind that broad man queerer than any of them: a little round head with bulging eyes--a sort of frog-face--do look.
in a coaxing tone; and the Saw-Horse pranced away to examine with its bulging eyes the form of Jack Pumpkinhead.
And then about him coiled the great, slimy folds of a hideous monster of that prehistoric deep--a mighty serpent of the sea, with fanged jaws, and darting forked tongue, with bulging eyes, and bony protuberances upon head and snout that formed short, stout horns.
For awhile he gnawed at the bulging, round ends of the large bone, splintering off small pieces between his strong jaws, and sucking at the delicious marrow within; but all the time he cast repeated glances into the village.
The warrior I-Zav, a great fellow of bulging muscles and thick neck, advanced to the foot of the throne.
His bulging hawk eyes were frozen, and his open mouth under his clipped moustache was full of snow.
Vividly do I recollect the vision of one bulging eye of his, swollen almost shut by one of the stones we had thrown.