Usage examples for heaving

  1. She clasped her hands over her heaving bosom and her pale face was dyed crimson, while her eyes flashed wrathful lightnings. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Then the heaving chest grew more quiet, and after a moment, his eyes lighted with a happy smile as they fastened on Beryl's face, bent over him. – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  3. I think I'd make him say something in that ten minutes that would give me a good excuse for heaving him out the window. – The Seiners by James B. (James Brendan) Connolly