Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. elboga, elnboga,akin to D. elleboga, OHG. elinbogo, G. ellbogen, ellenbogen, Icel. lnbogi,; prop.; arm-bend); eln, ell (orig., forearm) + boga, a bending. See 1st Ell, and 4th Bow
For a long time the girl rested on her elbow, listening; but no further sounds came from the room into which Deveny had gone.
"'Drag' Harlan" by Charles Alden Seltzer
She wore a black lace dress slightly open at the neck, and with elbow sleeves.
"Girls of the Forest" by L. T. Meade
Gilmour, still stooping, dug his elbow up beneath its ribs.
"The House with the Green Shutters" by George Douglas Brown
When he found his rifle gone and a squatty Indian at his elbow, he was panic-stricken.
"Camp-fire and Wigwam" by Edward Sylvester Ellis
Pieces between the elbow and the top of the shoulder in ancient armour.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
Rupert drew his chair opposite to hers and leant his elbow on the table, and fixed his bright, hard eyes upon her.
"The Light of Scarthey" by Egerton Castle
His face rested on his hand, and his elbow on his knee.
"A Son of Hagar" by Sir Hall Caine
Most of them were threadbare at elbow and would have looked the better of a good dinner.
"A Daughter of Raasay" by William MacLeod Raine
He jabbed her back into the seat with his elbow.
"Free Air" by Sinclair Lewis
Can't you see I'm in th' flour up t' my elbows.
"The Wind Before the Dawn" by Dell H. Munger
Methinks I see that reverend form,
Which all of us so well know
He rises up to speak; he jogs
The presidential elbow.
"A Spiritual Manifestation" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Did child feet patter on the stair?
Did boyhood frolic in the snow?
Did gray age, in her elbow chair,
Knit, rocking to and fro?
"The Homestead" by John Greenleaf Whittier
And you gasp and reel and shudder
In a rushing, swaying rapture,
While the voices at your elbow
"Operation" by William Ernest Henley
O, weel could Willie Stewart play,
An' jig his elbow gleg an' fell—
The best bow han' in a' Scotlan',
He aften tauld me sae himsel'.
"Blythe Willie Stewart" by Alexander Anderson
If in a falshood I should trudge,
My elbow give a gentle nudge;
If that won't answer, give a frown,
And knock pen, ink, and paper down."
"The Wager" by William Hutton
A strapping young stockman lay dying,
His saddle supporting his head;
His two mates around him were crying,
As he rose on his elbow and said:
"The Dying Stockman" by Anonymous Oceania
The eight-year veteran had Tommy John surgery on his left elbow Aug 5.
Author, Amazon.com Elbow Aside Middleman .
It's interesting that John Waters singles out Grace Kelly's elbows as objects of great beauty.
In "The Mikado ," the character Katisha extols the beauty of her own elbows.
Since making their move to Los Angeles over five years ago, David and Victoria Beckham and their kids (sons Brooklyn, 12, Romeo, 9, Cruz, 7, and daughter Harper, 8 months) have gotten to rub elbows with Hollywood royalty.
And then, there was Dave Tollefson, sitting in the farthest corner of the room, elbows on knees and speaking in a tone that suggested he had not just participated in a moral victory .
ZURICH — FIFA has banned Scotland forward Steven Naismith for two World Cup qualifying matches after television pictures showed he used his elbow to strike a Serbian opponent.
Lenny Ignelzi/APAn elbow salute to Andre Ethier's first homer of the year.
Coleman Shannon was born with a condition called Amelia — his right arm ends at elbow.
Elbow Room by James Alan McPherson Atlantic/Little, Brown, 241 pp.
Lacking elbow room, we find more that is irritating about those with whom we share streets and neighborhoods.
Floyd threw his third sideline session on Sunday since being placed on the disabled list with a sore elbow on Aug 28.
Pigmented villonodular synovitis of the elbow.
A 73-year-old woman presented to the authors' institution with increasing elbow pain and swelling.
With John Cena still recovering from elbow surgery, it's the perfect opportunity for the company to see how Ryback responds to a main-event setting.
But let’s move on — these bugs long for some higherdimensional elbow room.
The slope of B2 is not continuous; there is an elbow at a = ac .
SPHERICALLY SYMMETRIC RANDOM WALKS II. DIMENSIONALLY DEPENDENT CRITICAL BEHAVIOR
These lacunae provide elbow-room for theorists to speculate about more neutrino species and/or novel neutrino dynamics.
Summary of Neutrino 2000
Figure 5.35 shows three examples of what is usually called an “elbow plot” because it often looks like an elbow.
Theory of Adsorption on Metal Substrates
We display “elbow plots” where Z is the height of the H2 center of mass over the surface, and dH−H is the distance between the two hydrogen atoms.
Theory of Adsorption on Metal Substrates