he cried, in long-drawn, lingering, methodic tones, attuned to
the gradual prolongings of the whale's visible jets.
I had gained considerably on the craft by night; and then, knowing that they must have sighted me and would show no lights after dark, I set my destination compass upon her--that wonderful little Martian mechanism which, once attuned to
the object of destination, points away toward it, irrespective of every change in its location.
I am no longer young, and my heart, through weary years of mourning over the dead, is attuned to
Simone, Your reckless tongue needs curbing; and besides, You do forget this gracious lady here Whose delicate ears are surely not attuned To
such coarse music.
Muscari had known him last behind the footlights; he was but too well attuned to
the excitements of that profession, and it was believed that some moral calamity had swallowed him up.
A rangy, gangly, Scandinavian youth of a sailor, droop-shouldered, six feet six and slender as a lath, with pallid eyes of palest blue and skin and hair attuned to
the same colour scheme, joined Kwaque in his work.
"Because your palate his not yet been attuned to
the sublimity of the substances it flavors.
'When leaders are grounded, they are able to be efficient and deliberate in staying on task, and being attuned to
those around them.
BI commissioner Jaime Morente said the antiquated Philippine Immigration Act is long overdue for a replacement, saying it is no longer attuned to
the present times.
During decades, the Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla (BUAP) like many other Mexican universities has tried to contribute to the national development by offering different educational programs presumed to be better attuned to
the needs of the labor market.
Whether walking in the early morning chill or maneuvering through the emotional land mines of a holiday party, be attuned to
what is real and deep.
Poker professional and "Card Player" magazine columnist Rolf Slotboom presents Secrets of Professional Pot-Limit Omaha: How to Win Big--Both Live and Online, a guide especially attuned to
the complex elements of medium and high-stakes Pot-Limit Omaha poker.
An audience favorite was Maslow's The Village I Knew (1950), a series of heart-warming vignettes of life in a Russian shtetl whose final exodus, although sad, was more attuned to
hope than despair.
Paski's voice is breezy, adolescent, and somewhat Holden Caulfieldesque (she's attuned to
what's phony and what's real, and she's also interested in losing her virginity to the right guy).