Usage examples for pointing

  1. " Now we have relieved him of our weight, maybe he'll pull out," said hopeful Mary, pointing to the motor. – The Motor Maids by Palm and Pine by Katherine Stokes
  2. The sergeant followed her pointing hand, and, as it happened, Lucille and I were just passing beyond the rise riding close together side by side. – The Mistress of Bonaventure by Harold Bindloss
  3. But there," pointing to the paper, " is proof of what I have long suspected. – In the Days of Drake by J. S. Fletcher
  4. Rick looked, and followed the direction of his pointing arm. – The Wailing Octopus by Harold Leland Goodwin
  5. Pointing to the room on the left, he asked: " Isn't that her room?" – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow
  6. " There, sir," she said, pointing to the church. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  7. " That," he said, pointing down the valley, " is Armstrong's ranch." – Lord Stranleigh Abroad by Robert Barr
  8. " Jean, look at Droozle," the girl exclaimed, pointing. – Droozle by Frank Banta
  9. She sat up and looked in the direction of his pointing finger. – Rebels of the Red Planet by Charles Louis Fontenay
  10. When he's pointing at you, jump at him before he can turn around. – The Tale of Old Dog Spot by Arthur Scott Bailey
  11. " And the gold, too," added Ned, pointing to the empty safe. – Tom Swift and his Undersea Search or, The Treasure on the Floor of the Atlantic by Victor Appleton
  12. " That was where you was pointing for, all the while! – An Alabaster Box by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
  13. " Sit there," she said, pointing to her own easy chair. – Out of a Labyrinth by Lawrence L. Lynch
  14. " And whom," she said, pointing to the figure covered with a cloak, " do you bring with you?" – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  15. So now, Magebe, take it, and I will send one of my drivers with these two, pointing to the two young Zulus who had explained matters, and he will bring back the oxen. – A Frontier Mystery by Bertram Mitford
  16. Pedro saw what he was looking for and stepped to his side, one hand pointing off to the east. – Boy Scouts in an Airship by G. Harvey Ralphson
  17. With his other hand, he was pointing ahead, apparently for the benefit of a girl- a very good looking girl whose fine head was thrown back, as the wind blew her hair into pretty disorder. – Hidden Gold by Wilder Anthony
  18. He is pointing out our house to the man that is riding with him. – Herbert Carter's Legacy by Horatio Alger
  19. It was the little V. A. D. " Don't rise," she said, putting her hand on his shoulder, and pointing to his father. – The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor
  20. " There," he cried, pointing to the book Phoebe had been reading, " read suthin' out o' that into it." – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye