But Hermes was angry because he was double-tongued, and struck him with his staff and changed him into a rock.
"Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica" by Homer and Hesiod
It is uncivil to one's neighbours to burden their tongues with double duty when half would do.
"Gulliver of Mars" by Edwin L. Arnold
The liver, like a double-tongued The rocky bones, like a goose- mattock.
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete." by Francois Rabelais
Wong Ts'in had spoken with a double tongue.
"Kai Lung's Golden Hours" by Ernest Bramah
The bill shields a double tongue, which gets not only honey, but small insects from the flower or off the leaves.
"Stories of California" by Ella M. Sexton
In the British Tongue, the double L (LL) hath a peculiar sound, different from any in other Tongues.
"An Enquiry into the Truth of the Tradition, Concerning the Discovery of America, by Prince Madog ab Owen Gwynedd, about the Year, 1170" by John Williams
And they were almost covered with darts and other missiles like double-tongued snakes.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
We must not judge Erasmus too hardly in his double tongue.
"The Age of Erasmus" by P. S. Allen
He saw double; his legs shook; his tongue clung to the roof of his mouth, and he could not utter a word.
"Pinocchio" by C. Collodi
The resultant tongue, composed of both, offered many doubles for the same idea.
"Public Speaking" by Clarence Stratton
Always hae ye been a rogue, with a double tongue in your head.
"Canoe Mates in Canada" by St. George Rathborne
He is handsome and double of tongue and treacherous.
"A Little Girl in Old Detroit" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
Learn hence, ye simples, ere too late, What ills the double-tongued create.
"Aesop, in Rhyme" by Marmaduke Park
Solo and Pedal Tubas have double tongues and are voiced on 20 inches of wind.
"The Recent Revolution in Organ Building" by George Laing Miller
It was no longer split into a double tongue.
"Mother West Wind "How" Stories" by Thornton W. Burgess
His tongue seemed to be double its normal size.
"Army Boys on the Firing Line" by Homer Randall
Straight I run my race In word and deed, and bear no double tongue.
"The Rhesus of Euripedes" by Euripedes
For, probably, as she can't use her eyes, she makes her tongue work double tide.
"A Wife's Duty" by Amelia Alderson Opie
You have been playing a cursed, double-faced, traitorous part, and I was a fool to trust to your smooth tongue.
"The Vicar's People" by George Manville Fenn
When confronted with the sacred beasts, Herodotus might have used with double truth the Greek saw: "A great ox has trod upon my tongue".
"Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by Andrew Lang