His voice trailed off into a silence that lasted solidly
for many minutes, like the long silence below when the theft had been committed.
We followed her till we came to a narrow portal solidly
arched that looked like the opening of a gallery of a mine.
The terrier whimpered and backed solidly
against Captain Duncan's legs, but Michael, with a slow bob of tail and unbelligerent ears, advanced to him, looked up to Steward to make sure, then sniffed his late antagonist, and even ran out his tongue in a caress to the side of the other's ear.
If not, the meat freezes so solidly
as to turn the edge of the sharpest knife, and a three-hundred-pound bear, frozen stiff, is no easy thing to put upon a sled and haul over the rough ice.
I am planted too solidly
and stolidly upon the earth.
Homer has never yet been printed in English, nor AEschylus, nor Virgil even -- works as refined, as solidly
done, and as beautiful almost as the morning itself; for later writers, say what we will of their genius, have rarely, if ever, equalled the elaborate beauty and finish and the lifelong and heroic literary labors of the ancients.
Gallup's analysis of political party affiliation at the state level in 2015 finds that 20 states are solidly
Republican or leaning Republican, compared with 14 solidly
Democratic or leaning Democratic states.
Summary: US consumer spending rose solidly
in September as households stepped up purchases on automobiles and a range of other goods, setting up a firmer base for consumption this quarter.
sol*id*ly adverb <The logs fitted solidly
together at the corners.
established that a moving-away object (ball, rabbit, child) can prompt predatory behavior (dog chases).
To sit solidly
on a bench or chair, the body must be supported by the sit bones, which are the small "rockers" at the bottom of the pelvis.
helpful book for improving one's quality of life, highly recommended.
Diversity policies are most successful when they are solidly
integrated throughout the organization, with executive leadership, ongoing training and support and accountability as the vehicles.
That's what I did: On the outside, I utilized the ultimate driving machine's famous suspension to take the road as solidly
as if I were on rails.