Usage examples for bowels

  1. The bowels become regular. – The South of France--East Half by Charles Bertram Black
  2. Sinking those diamonds in the bowels of the earth was a good speculation. – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  3. Eh, sangue di Sangue, because I am a man of the Church must I cease to be a man of bowels, to have a yearning, a tender spot here? – Little Novels of Italy Madonna Of The Peach-Tree, Ippolita In The Hills, The Duchess Of Nona, Messer Cino And The Live Coal, The Judgment Of Borso by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  4. A housemaid came out of the bowels of the earth very promptly and ushered him up two flights of stairs into what was manifestly Mr. Pope's study. – Marriage by H. G. Wells
  5. Tholouse was as much taken by surprise as if they had suddenly emerged from the bowels of the earth. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009
  6. Throughout pregnancy the bowels should move at least once every day. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  7. No, not if it occur immediately after birth; as soon as the bowels have been opened, it generally leaves him, or even before, if he give a good cry, which as soon as he is born he usually does. – Advice to a Mother on the Management of her Children by Pye Henry Chavasse
  8. The bowels should move freely two or three times every day, and the movements should be soft. – The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society by Upton Sinclair
  9. One crowning horror, though, they have been always spared, for no maid or matron of Chitor ever deigned to bow her neck beneath the yoke of the Mogul, but rather dared to face a fiery death in the bowels of the great cavern beneath the city than yield her honour to the conqueror. – A Holiday in the Happy Valley with Pen and Pencil by T. R. Swinburne
  10. He is without bowels of mercy, this son of a thief. – Steve Yeager by William MacLeod Raine
  11. Where the whirlpool sank into the bowels of the earth the walls came together at an angle forming a sort of triangular prison. – The Boy Aviators in Africa by Captain Wilbur Lawton
  12. This barbarian priest lacks bowels in his devilish art! – The Flute of the Gods by Marah Ellis Ryan
  13. After his heart and bowels were taken out; the shark still continued to exhibit proofs of animation, by biting with as much force as ever at a bag of carpenter's tools that happened to lie within his reach. – The Campaigns of the British Army at Washington and New Orleans 1814-1815 by G. R. Gleig
  14. " You don't suppose because a man's hard and fast over money matters, that he has no bowels of compassion, do you? – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  15. Every day at- o'clock the bowels will move freely and easily. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  16. The discharge from the bowels becomes very thin, the tail and legs become soiled, loss of appetite, the pigs become weak and dull, hair rough and it is difficult for them to move about. – The Veterinarian by Chas. J. Korinek
  17. It was an excellent dinner, served, as usual, from the kitchen in the bowels of the volor, and rose, course by course, with a smooth click, into the centre of the table. – Lord of the World by Robert Hugh Benson
  18. The dog gives signs of suffering when moved, and the bowels are generally constipated. – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  19. The ground trembled for long minutes and seemed on the point of dropping into the bowels of the earth. – The Boy Allies with Uncle Sams Cruisers by Ensign Robert L. Drake
  20. Or thus:- " His bowels, not his brains, this impulse give: He'll grow immortal; for he cannot live." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown