BOWED in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from Lord of the Flies by William Golding
Free Online Vocabulary Test
K12, SAT, GRE, IELTS, TOEFL
 Search Panel
Word:
You may input your word or phrase.
Author:
Book:
 
Stems:
If search object is a contraction or phrase, it'll be ignored.
Sort by:
Each search starts from the first page. Its result is limited to the first 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.
Common Search Words
Buy the book from Amazon
 Current Search - bowed in Lord of the Flies
1  "You make a bow and spin the arrow," said Roger.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER TWO Fire on the Mountain
2  On the beach behind him was a cutter, her bows hauled up and held by two ratings.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER TWELVE Cry of the Hunters
3  Then the wind blew again and the figure lifted, bowed, and breathed foully at him.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER NINE A View to a Death
4  At last Ralph ceased to blow and sat there, the conch trailing from one hand, his head bowed on his knees.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER ONE The Sound of the Shell
5  So as the stars moved across the sky, the figure sat on the mountain-top and bowed and sank and bowed again.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER SIX Beast from Air
6  Then, each time the wind dropped, the lines would slacken and the figure bow forward again, sinking its head between its knees.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER SIX Beast from Air
7  Then as the blue material of the parachute collapsed the corpulent figure would bow forward, sighing, and the flies settle once more.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER NINE A View to a Death
8  For the moment the boys were a closed circuit of sympathy with Piggy outside: he went very pink, bowed his head and cleaned his glasses again.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER ONE The Sound of the Shell
9  He squatted on his hams at the water's edge, bowed, with a shock of hair falling over his forehead and past his eyes, and the afternoon sun emptied down invisible arrows.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER FOUR Painted Faces and Long Hair
10  Ralph found himself taking giant strides among the ashes, heard other creatures crying out and leaping and dared the impossible on the dark slope; presently the mountain was deserted, save for the three abandoned sticks and the thing that bowed.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER SEVEN Shadows and Tall Trees