Frequently suspending his employment, and noticing my melancholy eye fixed upon him, he would raise his hand
with a gesture expressive of deep commiseration, and then moving towards me slowly, would enter on tip-toes, fearful of disturbing the slumbering natives, and, taking the fan from my hand, would sit before me, swaying it gently to and fro, and gazing earnestly into my face.
For example, on the Taliban site, terrorists could have a guy in a picture raise his hand
to relay a message.
You know how kids can be; you see your friend raise his hand
and you don't want to be left out so you raise your hand too.
Galloway shined a flashlight on the intruder's face and ordered him to raise his hands
and not move.
The midfielder said: "It was a case of handbags between us - nothing serious but he did raise his hands
and the referee followed the rules.
If the 3rd baseman feels that the runner can be picked off by the catcher or pitcher, he should raise his hands
as though signalling a touchdown.
The officer draws his own handgun, confronts the suspect at a range of about 10 yards, and orders him to drop his pistol and raise his hands