The regular droning of the old clock sounded distinctly in the stillness.
"The Voice of the People" by Ellen Glasgow
Knocks on the wall, a sawing noise, and a droning and a wailing are all we have heard.
"The Alleged Haunting of B---- House" by Various
The throb accelerated as distance dimmed the roar, until once more the droning thrum dominated.
"Skyrider" by B. M. Bower
Other peasants danced slowly, in a circle, to the drone of the somniferous Servian bagpipe.
"Servia, Youngest Member of the European Family" by Andrew Archibald Paton
Already from the outside one caught a droning voice.
"Romance" by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
There were a few swift motions, a pop distinctly heard above the drone of the orchestra.
"Ben Blair" by Will Lillibridge
It droned and droned, very gradually becoming louder.
"Operation Terror" by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
Now it was the Swifts' top-secret rocket base, tightly guarded by drone planes and radar.
"Tom Swift and The Visitor from Planet X" by Victor Appleton
Through it all, now soft, now loud, sounds the drone of the war-drum.
"Patriotic Plays and Pageants for Young People" by Constance D'Arcy Mackay
It came droning, droning up the forty-odd thousand miles from the planet.
"This World Is Taboo" by Murray Leinster
The gentle drone of her stepmother's voice was becoming monotonous.
"The Swindler and Other Stories" by Ethel M. Dell
Buster Bumblebee was a drone.
"The Tale of Buster Bumblebee" by Arthur Scott Bailey
It was the smell of fresh blood, and with it came the sickening drone of flies.
"A Certain Rich Man" by William Allen White
They could simply be adjusted to take care of drones.
"Space Tug" by Murray Leinster
The Drones are the stoutest and finest-looking of all the Bees, but they are lazy, very, very lazy.
"Among the Farmyard People" by Clara Dillingham Pierson
But again he bent and listened to the drone of the nearby voices.
"Phantom Wires" by Arthur Stringer
A virgin queen sometimes lays eggs, which always produce males, or drones.
"Plain Facts for Old and Young" by John Harvey Kellogg
You are a good-for-nothing drone.
"Short Studies on Great Subjects" by James Anthony Froude
Maybe it will be the droning of bees, but it won't be.
"The Eyes of the Woods" by Joseph A. Altsheler
There had been none of them about before, surely, and now their maddening, everlasting droning filled the ear.
"The Escape of Mr. Trimm" by Irvin S. Cobb
Tumbled are the piled glooms
And the weavers stir:
Once again the wild looms
Drone and whir.
"Break Of Day" by John Gneisenau Neihardt
This world is not for drones!
The right to live each owns;
But he to earn that right
Must work with all his might.
"I Would Not Live Alway" by John Hartley
"Is it a chapel bell that fills
The air with its low tone?"
"Thou hear'st the tinkle of the rills,
The insect's vesper drone."
"Norembega" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Far worthier men had vainly sought
To win her for herself alone;
What potent spell could Love have wrought
To draw her to a tactless drone?
"Mesalliance" by John Lawson Stoddard
The pastoral bleat, the drone of bees,
The flail-beat chiming far away,
The cattle-low, at shut of day,
The voice of God in leaf and breeze;
"To James T. Fields" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Ye pampered drones! pursuit is vain,
Give o'er the godless, cruel strife!
As well o'ertake the hurricane:
Despair and love fly there for life.
"Leawood Hall" by Ernest Jones
BOSTON (AP) — For anyone who's ever been tired of listening to someone drone on and on and on, two Japanese researchers have the answer.
The MATA Festival Brings Brooklyn's Drones And Whirs To Roulette.
Drone Czar Hit by Surgical Journalistic Strike.
CNN gets rare up-close look at Predator drones.
CNN's Brent Sadler stands at the airfield, while a drone targets him from above.
For hours, she records the subterranean drone of the ice thawing in the strangely warm winter.
South Korea developing ' kamikaze ' attack drone.
A suicide drone capable of a strike in North Korea, is under development in South Korea.
Underwater kamikaze drones rushed to the Gulf to deal with Iranian mines.
The Strait of Hormuz, where the US is sending underwater drones in case of Iranian counter-economic attack.
Deploys Kamikaze Drones to Attack Afghan Taliban Targets.
Pakistan keeps Khyber Pass closed as US strikes drone on.
Download Supreme Cuts' Remix of Physical Therapy's 'Drone On' WIth Jamie Krasner .
Houston-area lawman tells Congress the feds refused to approve emergency drone flight.
INTERVIEWS Hear ' Ley Lines,' Dubby Drones Via David Daniell and Tortoise's Douglas McCombs.