Usage examples for chin

  1. " No- o," returned Jewel, drawing in her chin and smiling. – Jewel A Chapter In Her Life by Clara Louise Burnham
  2. Iras laughed a shrill, short laugh, and her narrow, regularly formed face, which might have been called beautiful, had not the bridge of the straight delicate nose been too long and the chin too small, darkened slightly, as she exclaimed, " That is frank at least." – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. It was an evil moment however in which to carry a high chin to Willie Macwha, who was out of temper with the whole world except Annie Anderson. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  4. He got it just under the chin as he was watching the effect of his pull- off. – The Heath Hover Mystery by Bertram Mitford
  5. What is my chin thinking, uncle? – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  6. He had lost his hat, and there was a spot of blood on his chin – A Little Union Scout by Joel Chandler Harris
  7. Don't do nothing hardly but sit and chin with each other over in the jail. – The Rangeland Avenger by Max Brand
  8. He stared at her, his chin on his hand. – The Pastor's Wife by Elizabeth von Arnim
  9. Look at the angle of his chin – Winds of the World by Talbot Mundy
  10. A bit more ear, nose, and chin – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  11. She lay with her knees drawn up to her chin and shivered and cried to go home. – Calvary Alley by Alice Hegan Rice
  12. Madge's chin was in her hands. – Madge Morton's Victory by Amy D.V. Chalmers
  13. He has one theory about the trembling of the chin – In the Courts of Memory 1858-1875. by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  14. Nevertheless, his favourite sitting attitude in the House was one very low down, his chin buried in his chest; and the more tired or depressed he was- the more weary or dejected at the course of the debate- the more his head would sink within his collar, and the more the linen rose. – The History of "Punch" by M. H. Spielmann
  15. As it happened, more by good luck than intended aim, the blow took him on the point of the chin – The Bittermeads Mystery by E. R. Punshon
  16. The same eyes, the same hair, the same determined chin – Nan Sherwood on the Mexican Border by Annie Roe Carr
  17. He was leaning his arms on the back of the seat before him; his head was lowered so that his chin rested lightly on one hand, while the other hand played nervously with the seat on which he leaned. – At the Time Appointed by A. Maynard Barbour
  18. But she herself sat on in the early sunshine with her chin upon her hand for a long, long time. – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  19. Then there was the mouth, which Starr knew might be utterly changed in appearance when one saw the chin that went with it. – Starr, of the Desert by B. M Bower
  20. Patricia held her chin very high, and looked as if she were thinking: " I know I'm late, but what of that?" – Dorothy Dainty at Glenmore by Amy Brooks