On the floor near him was the snake-shaped dagger. From Wordnik.com. [The Seventh Gate]
The snake-shaped dagger in Haplo's hand changed to a sword, made of fine steel, gleaming, heavy. From Wordnik.com. [The Seventh Gate]
Motor up the snake-shaped island's spine, stopping for chocolate treats in Langley or Penn Cove mussels in Coupeville before boarding your second ferry from Keystone to Port Townsend. From Wordnik.com. [Olympic National Park] Reference
He pawned a snake-shaped ring, and they identified this Walenn by it. From Wordnik.com. [Complete Plays of John Galsworthy] Reference
Power Rangers movie, but I don't think I've ever seen anyone drift-turn a snake-shaped tank into a tiger before. From Wordnik.com. [Japanator] Reference
Testimony of the hotel-keeper where Walenn had been staying, the identification of his body, and of a snake-shaped ring he had been wearing at dinner that evening. From Wordnik.com. [Five Tales] Reference
The snake-shaped machine can maneuver through dense rubble at disaster sights in order to photograph damage and transmit images that aren't readily available to rescue crews. From Wordnik.com. [The News is NowPublic.com - NowPublic.com: The News is Now Public] Reference
Also aimed at helping people is the snake-shaped "Active Scope Camera", which uses robotic technology to slither serpent-style through the rubble of a disaster zone to take and transmit live video images. From Wordnik.com. [Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph] Reference
Supreme Court -- witness the court's 1993 decision in Shaw v. Reno, which held that a snake-shaped version of the state's 12th Congressional District that hugged Interstate 85 looked too odd to pass muster. From Wordnik.com. [NewsObserver.com - Home] Reference
When slaves were sent to Georgia they would go in gangs of five-hundred or more, all handcuffed, two by two, and a long chain running down the middle of the line uniting them as one living snake-shaped mass. From Wordnik.com. [Sunshine and Shadow of Slave Life. Reminiscences As Told by Isaac D. Williams to "Tege"] Reference
The banks are charmingly wooded with acacias of many varieties, some thorned like the fabled Zakkum, others parachute-shaped, and planted in impenetrable thickets: huge white creepers, snake-shaped, enclasp giant trees, or connect with their cordage the higher boughs, or depend like cables from the lower branches to the ground. From Wordnik.com. [First Footsteps in East Africa] Reference
For my friend's birthday i wanted to make a snake-shaped cake, so i made two different-sized ring cakes. when they were set out to dry i needed counter space so i put the small one on top of the big one - they made a lovely stacked tower, only lacking the final tier. strangely enough, a beer can fit perfectly in height and width so i covered one in tinfoil, popped it in, and iced it up. when my friend tried to cut the cake she looked really worried, as i am known for my pride in baking! i had to tell her that it was actually a beer can, and she took it out and then we ate the actual cake. yum!. From Wordnik.com. [Pastry Pranks] Reference
The wreath of roses, with diamond dewdrops, lay lightly on her hair, the snake-shaped bracelet which her imperial suitor had sent her clasped her white arm, and her small head, somewhat bent, her pale, sweet face, and large, bashful, inquiring, drooping eyes formed such an engaging, modest, and unspeakably touching picture, that Euryale dared to hope that even in the Circus none but hardened hearts could harbor a hostile feeling against this gentle, pure blossom, slightly drooping with silent sorrow. From Wordnik.com. [Complete Project Gutenberg Georg Ebers Works] Reference
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