She averted her face: he apparently put some question which she had no mind to answer.
For his life he could not avert that excess of emotion: mingled anguish and humiliation overcame him completely.
Earnshaw had his countenance completely averted from his companion.
’No, I’m not hungry,’ he answered, averting his head, and speaking rather contemptuously, as if he guessed I was trying to divine the occasion of his good humour.
’No,’ she repeated, and continued sauntering on, pausing at intervals to muse over a bit of moss, or a tuft of blanched grass, or a fungus spreading its bright orange among the heaps of brown foliage; and, ever and anon, her hand was lifted to her averted face.