For a minute or more the hand, with its writhing fingers, protruded out of the floor.
She writhed as one who is in terrible pain, and her limbs were dreadfully convulsed.
I have felt like one of those poor rabbits when the snake is writhing towards it.
As he ran he jerked his hands up and down, waggled his head, and writhed his face into the most extraordinary contortions.
There was the huge famished brute, its black muzzle buried in Rucastle’s throat, while he writhed and screamed upon the ground.
Making our way among the trees, we reached the lawn, crossed it, and were about to enter through the window when out from a clump of laurel bushes there darted what seemed to be a hideous and distorted child, who threw itself upon the grass with writhing limbs and then ran swiftly across the lawn into the darkness.
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The patient writhed in pain.
She writhed on the sidewalk begging that someone call an ambulance.