However, I put myself into the same position for an attack that I had formerly provided, and was just ready for action
, if anything had presented.
They are Ishmaelites of the first order, always with weapon in hand, ready for action
. The young braves of the tribe, who are destitute of property, go to war for booty; to gain horses, and acquire the means of setting up a lodge, supporting a family, and entitling themselves to a seat in the public councils.
In timid animals, the one defensive capacity which is always ready for action
Tarzan stood very still, his fangs half bared, and his muscles tense and ready for action
; but there was none there to question his right to be with them, and presently, the inspection satisfactorily concluded, the apes again returned their attention to the other survivor.
It was the only warship in sight, but far away to the right over the smooth surface of the sea--for that day there was a dead calm--lay a serpent of black smoke to mark the next iron- clads of the Channel Fleet, which hovered in an extended line, steam up and ready for action
, across the Thames estuary during the course of the Martian conquest, vigilant and yet powerless to prevent it.
But Natural Selection, as we shall hereafter see, is a power incessantly ready for action
, and is as immeasurably superior to man's feeble efforts, as the works of Nature are to those of Art.
Van Helsing pulled back the latch, and holding the door half open, stood back, having both hands ready for action
. The gladness of our hearts must have shown upon our faces when on the step, close to the door, we saw Lord Godalming and Quincey Morris.
The talon emerged, clutching ready for action
a six-pound iron quoit.
"Likely story!" and, as if satisfied with his examination, he walked out and looked, and stood with his hands in his pocket, his cigar in his mouth, and his hat cocked on one side, ready for action
They tried to answer his taunts, but a cub might as well have tried to answer Kaa in a rage; and all the while Mowgli's right hand lay crooked at his side, ready for action
, his feet locked round the branch.
A part of the reflex causes the body's muscles to tighten so that they're ready for action
. This tightening process can affect any muscle or muscle group in the body, including those in the throat that help you swallow.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] July 03(ANI/NewsVoir): Before official launch of DON Cinema app, Amir Siddiqui is ready for action
with announcement of Tik Tok House participants.