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  • The fireworks were synchronized with the music.
  • Synchronized swimming is one of her favorite Olympic events.
  • Bill Gates has described e-mail as a convenient form of asynchronous communication.
  • In synchronous motors, the rotor operates at the same speed as the rotating magnetic field.

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  • With synchronized grunts they hefted him up and moved away from the Square, away from the open space.
    James Dashner  --  The Kill Order
  • Once your wiring synchronizes, you should be able to load it with a simple thought.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • Maiko, who was older, loved to party and was an accomplished synchronized swimmer.
    Karen Levine  --  Hana’s Suitcase
  • Their faded uniforms look spectral in the dimness, and their breathing seems synchronized, and the effect is ghostly and unnerving.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • I mean this literally, for synchronous with the stunning effect she made on my eyes as she stood there arrested in the doorway—blinking at the gloom, her flaxen hair drenched in the evening gold—I listened to myself give a thin but quite audible and breathless half-hiccup.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • I tried to synchronize shoving it into first gear, pushing on the gas pedal, and releasing the clutch.
    Becca Fitzpatrick  --  Hush, Hush

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  • After each day of sea search, he and another pilot synchronized their returns to Oahu.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • Too well synchronized.
    Ayn Rand  --  The Fountainhead
  • Colonel Korn synchronized their watches without a single hitch and moved ahead with confidence.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • They turned their backs on me in synchronization.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  The Host
  • But even though we were perfectly synchronized in our pressing of the play button, his movie started a couple seconds before mine, so at every funny moment, he’d laugh just as I started to hear whatever the joke was.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • His words don’t seem synchronized with his mouth, as if a.
    Robert Cormier  --  I Am the Cheese
  • The audience seemed to have become one, its breathing and articulation synchronized.
    Ralph Ellison  --  Invisible Man
  • He glanced at his watch, synchronized with Greenwich Mean Time by constantly updated radio signals.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • Recently she disproved one of Einstein’s fundamental theories by using atomically synchronized cameras to observe a school of tuna fish.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • The pack was pacing in synchronization now, thinking in synchronization, all but myself and one other.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • I felt I was becoming synchronized with him.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • In that same instant, on the stroke of ten, by an infernal marvel of synchronization, every property of d’Anconia Copper on the face of the globe, from Chile to Siam to Spain to Pottsville, Montana, had been blown up and swept away.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • Both of her lab’s holographic drives were synchronized and identical—serving as redundant backups to safeguard identical copies of her work.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • After all, whenever we were together for a while under the same roof, our cycles became as synchronized as our watches.
    Julia Alvarez  --  In the Time of the Butterflies
  • They slide into synchronized splits and the crowd goes nuts.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  Speak
  • All this synchronization business and mumbo-jumbo.
    J.D. Salinger  --  Franny and Zooey
  • But when his visit synchronized exactly with Eulalie’s it became frankly distasteful to my aunt.
    Marcel Proust  --  Swann’s Way
  • It WAS a bore to be down by ten—an hour regarded at Bellomont as vaguely synchronous with sunrise—and she knew too well the nature of the tiresome things in question.
    Edith Wharton  --  The House of Mirth
  • Until the beginning of adolescence they were two synchronized machines.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  One Hundred Years of Solitude
  • With a sound like a dry twig snapping, a section of the lip of the vase came away in his hand, and split into two triangular pieces which dropped into the water and tumbled to the bottom in a synchronous, seesawing motion, and lay there, several inches apart, writhing in the broken light.
    Ian McEwan  --  Atonement
  • …up to and including the 7th: their positions: the waggoner’s star: Walsingham way: the chariot of David: the annular cinctures of Saturn: the condensation of spiral nebulae into suns: the interdependent gyrations of double suns: the independent synchronous discoveries of Galileo, Simon Marius, Piazzi, Le Verrier, Herschel, Galle: the systematisations attempted by Bode and Kepler of cubes of distances and squares of times of revolution: the almost infinite compressibility of hirsute…
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • There was always something imponderably beautiful in the anachronism, in the synchronization of the regiment, in the flashing gold passage of the Corps past the reviewing stand in a ceremony that was a direct throwback to the times when Napoleonic troops strutted for their emperor.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • As Frankie typed, she found her fingers synchronized with the rat-tat-tat of the fan.
    W. William Winokur  --  The Perfect Game
  • The earliest entries made by Jean Tarrou synchronize with his coming to Oran.
    Albert Camus  --  The Plague
  • How could they possibly synchronize a meeting with their friends?
    Rick Riordan  --  The House of Hades
  • It’s geared to synchronize with the slow motion.
    Alfred Bester  --  The Demolished Man
  • All three hitches’ butts hit the ground as if synchronized.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • But for now it was more a matter of catching the precise pace, the exact flow of synchronized movements.
    Katherine Applegate  --  Everworld - Search For Senna
  • I wave my hands, and you leap energetically in your tank, do a synchronized double spin, and land in pyramid formation.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Mark of Athena
  • In a synchronous movement, they spun and heaved the weapons across the hall, each axe finding its mark in the same keg of mead.
    R.A. Salvatore  --  The Crystal Shard
  • Booth is satisfied that his plan is simple enough that the synchronized slayings will not tax the mental capacities of his underlings.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Lincoln
  • I could feel the pulse of his blood, and knew it was beating in time with my own heart, like he and I had somehow become internally synchronized.
    P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast  --  Betrayed
  • To say that one lineman was more important than the others was as preposterous as arguing for the special value of a single synchronized swimmer.
    Michael Lewis  --  The Blind Side
  • The scene is dark, because of the hour, but I see people alighting like a flock of birds around a building I don’t recognize, their movements synchronized.
    Veronica Roth  --  Allegiant
  • Four drills we equipped with self-synchronous repeater drives so that Mike could control them himself—liberated these selsyns at Richardson; astronomers used them for Bausch cameras and Schmidts in sky mapping.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • If Nass trips on the keyboard, as he did, and types "t-t-o to the Stanford Lab," Baldi will speak it as typed, appearing to stutter over the "t-t-o," his lips moving in synchronization with the words.
    Robert MacNeil and William Crane  --  Do You Speak American?
  • In the mornings he could hear birdsong drifting from the trees, and in the evenings he’d listen to the way the crickets and frogs sometimes synchronized their rhythm a few minutes after the sun went down.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Best of Me
  • Our watches synchronized, our clothes black, our backpacks on, our breath visible in the cold, our minds filled with the minute details of the plan, our hearts racing, we walked out of the barn together once it was completely dark, around seven.
    John Green  --  Looking for Alaska
  • You said they’re a problem, lot of difficulty one way or another—I forget the details: take a whole different schedule than the other meters, on account of the different size coin-boxes, throws you people off your synchronization, something like that.
    John Gardner  --  The Sunlight Dialogues
  • Until its collections are completed and synchronized, it will be impossible for its members to make any profitable inquiry into the general laws underlying the development of American, or even to attempt a classification of the materials common to the whole speech.
    Henry L. Mencken  --  The American Language
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