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  • cactus needles embedded in my shoulder
  • found pebbles embedded in the silt
  • The computer chip is embedded in the control panel.
  • The young reporter was embedded with the Third Division

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  • stone containing many embedded fossils
  • confused by the embedded Latin quotations
  • an embedded subordinate clause
  • ...the house with bits of glass embedded in the walls-
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  Speak
  • ...whose fangs are imbedded in the heel.
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  The Cask of Amontillado
  • It was some form of chalky granite, or a sandstone, but imbedded in it were large pieces of a darker stone, a harder and darker stone.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Hatchet

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  • But he just nods and raises his leather greaves, now clean, to the firelight before hanging them from the hooks embedded into the wall.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Instead it swiped downward with both blade-studded hands where Thomas now knelt before it, his sword embedded in the monster’s flesh.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • The bullet embeds in his backpack.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • Celeste parked herself in front of the large television embedded in the wall, and the others started a card game.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Elite
  • I stared into a set of dark eyes embedded deep in ebony skin.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Heir
  • The Dark Shadowhunter spun sideways with almost unbelievable speed; the bolt embedded itself in the door.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • Tiny, hair-thin slivers embedded themselves in my cheek.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave
  • She saw the inflamed tissue at the back of his mouth, but she did not see the hair-thin wire embedded near the opening of his throat.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • They stopped at a table where A trio of young men were looking at a screen, embedded into the table, displaying 3-D drawings of a new kind of low-cost housing, to be easily adopted throughout the developing world.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • "It means there’s secret knowledge embedded in the Tales!"
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • Travis had smiled for only an instant before the stench hit and he noticed the disgusting chunks embedded in Moby’s fur.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Choice
  • The panels are connected together to make a fence, but it’s not embedded into the asphalt.
    Susan Ee  --  Angelfall
  • It was fashionable to have the chip embedded in a piece of jewelry, if you were lucky enough to have a relic in the family or managed to find something at the Exchange.
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • The water around my leg started boiling, and my lower leg started glowing where the scar was imbedding itself.
    Pittacus Lore  --  I Am Number Four
  • He held his left wrist toward her, embedded with his ID chip, but Cinder waved a gloved hand at him.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • I was rubbing at the point where my neck met my shoulder, trying to release some of the knots that seemed to be firmly embedded there.
    Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You
  • From the ground, Meg scooped up a frozen black peach and threw it with such force it embedded itself in the spirit’s forehead, knocking him down.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • She still remembered the feeling of embedding the pickax into his gut, and the stickiness of his blood on her hands and face.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • One edge embedded itself in the knothole.
    Sharon Creech  --  Walk Two Moons
  • The volume coming from Screecher was incredible, as though a microphone were embedded in his throat.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Maniac Magee
  • He drew from his muskrat-skin pouch a piece of hard stone with bits of quartz embedded in it.
    Elizabeth George Speare  --  The Sign of the Beaver
  • I searched his feet and pulled out a long mesquite thorn that had become embedded between his toes.
    Fred Gipson  --  Old Yeller
  • It wasn’t a pan at all, but a small square of steel embedded in the wall.
    Jeanne DuPrau  --  The City of Ember
  • And I found trace embedded in the neck of the boy.
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day
  • "It’s got glass microspheres embedded in an epoxy resin so it keeps it shape under pressure while still providing buoyancy," Cristian said.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • Even with the light off, the heads assume strange power in the dark: pure white, not quite visible but not entirely invisible, embedded into Werner’s retinas, almost glowing in the blackness.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • And based on the ache in my shoulder and the dirt and gravel embedded in my cheek, it wasn’t a beautiful, graceful fall.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Hopeless
  • Links, usually, embedded on normal pages, approved government stuff, but I don’t know, somehow you can tell they don’t feel right, you know?
    Lauren Oliver  --  Delirium
  • Cate had told me as much, when she explained the camp controllers had embedded a certain frequency in the White Noise to root out any of the dangerous ones still hiding out in the other cabins.
    Alexandra Bracken  --  The Darkest Minds
  • Or the gristle embedded like an impacted tumor in the lamb chops at the Athens Chop House, the chops themselves tasting of old sheep, the mashed potatoes glutinous, rancid, plainly reconstituted with Greek cunning from dehydrated government surplus filched from some warehouse.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • "Preferably one that doesn’t involve embedding my pain in the stones."
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • I had seen the rotting stumps of teeth embedded in pustulant gums, and the thought of him kissing me, let alone—I choked the thought off.
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander
  • ) I was so shaken that I had to look around to get my bearings — frothy gray facade of the Alwyn, like some lurid dementia of the Baroque—and the floodlights on the cut-work, the Christmas decorations on the door of Petrossian struck some deep-embedded memory gong: December, my mother in a snow hat: here baby, let me run around the corner and buy some croissants for breakfast .
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • It was like tiny fishhooks embedded in your skin, pulling the truth out of you.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • That old warehouse embedded with coal dust.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Catching Fire
  • Why then did that horror, which altered nothing, have to lie embedded in future time?
    George Orwell  --  1984
  • So much shrapnel was embedded in his lower leg that it bristled like a pincushion.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • I crouch before her, staring helplessly at the embedded weapon.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • Like Caroline Mathers had been a bomb and when she blew up everyone around her was left with embedded shrapnel.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • It was Gale who thought of the Meadow, one of the few places not filled with old wooden homes embedded with coal dust.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
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