Word usage examples
Even that soiled pillowslip with his few possessions was suddenly a burden.
Guards in black returned his filthy pillowslip and let them through clanging doors.
With his blond head cradled on the silk of the pillowslip and the rosebud lips relaxed in sleep, Hubert hardly looked capable of the monstrous acts of which Javan knew him to be guilty.
Between the pillowlike volcanic hills the grass was sparse and yellow, everywhere browsed and trampled by the vast herds of herbivores.
But she was kept awake by the increasingly painful stinging sensation in her extremities and by the rough handling of the medics, who were packing small pillowlike objects against her sides.
She hung up, and a moment later, screaming in her nightgown, pillowless but still in curlers, she filled the window frame, pouring the vast bipartite bulk with which I was so familiar into the window box, over the ice plants, and thrusting both her hands into the fleshy, pale-red leaves.
Cindy carried the baby into the living room, and sank down on the pillowless green velvet sofa, cradling Kyle the way she remembered cradling Julia.
She lay back once more, hair spread above her on the pillowless mattress, breath taken by her own beauty.
He put the pillowcase on the table, walked to the clothespress, and picked up a battered carpetbag.
Nylan knelt beside the small bed, his fingers going out past the silklike pillowcase with the green and purple embroidered edging to the forehead of the fevered child.