1 He did what he could in its adjustment on the couch, but the best that he could do was to cover it.
2 This adjustment, I say, must have been done, and done well; done indeed for all Time, in the space of Time across which my machine had leaped.
3 But my mind was already in revolution; my guesses and impressions were slipping and sliding to a new adjustment.
4 Gradually, Scarlett drew courage from the brave faces of her friends and from the merciful adjustment which nature makes when what cannot be cured must be endured.
5 TABLEAUX VIVANTS depend for their effect not only on the happy disposal of lights and the delusive-interposition of layers of gauze, but on a corresponding adjustment of the mental vision.
6 The liberalizing tendencies of the latter half of the eighteenth century brought, along with kindlier relations between black and white, thoughts of ultimate adjustment and assimilation.
7 Mr. Washington represents in Negro thought the old attitude of adjustment and submission; but adjustment at such a peculiar time as to make his programme unique.
8 It is invariably saddening to look through new eyes at things upon which you have expended your own powers of adjustment.
9 She adjusted the bonnet and smoothed back her hair and looked about the square.
10 If they haven't adjusted to peace yet, they couldn't adjust to me.
11 She paused before the mantelpiece, studying herself in the mirror while she adjusted her veil.
12 And he saw other things too in her manner: saw how it had adjusted itself to the hidden intricacies of a situation in which, even after Mrs. Fisher's elucidating flashes, he still felt himself agrope.
13 And having discovered the pillow, she adjusted it beneath her head.
14 He familiarly adjusted a ruffle upon her shoulder.
15 She adjusted it, sticking the hat pin through the heavy coil of hair with some deliberation.