Usage examples for agitated

  1. Whenever I have heard this question agitated, since my return to England, the cry of, " What can we do with them! – A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson by Watkin Tench
  2. Rachel obeyed; but she was so agitated that she could not utter one word. – Rachel Gray by Julia Kavanagh
  3. In 1774 when abolition was agitated in connection with the struggle for the rights of man, the Presbyterians were early requested to take action. – The History of the Negro Church by Carter Godwin Woodson
  4. But for once in his life, Mr. Brinsmade was too much agitated to inquire about the pain of another. – The Crisis, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009
  5. Martin: Dear Mistress Joscelyn, why are you so agitated? – Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard by Eleanor Farjeon
  6. It seemed the message must be from Dalton, somehow, and she too, like Dorothy, felt a trifle agitated. – Dorothy Dale by Margaret Penrose
  7. All were silent, though it was evident that their feelings had been violently agitated. – Monsieur Violet by Frederick Marryat
  8. These claims, these social claims-" He got up and took some agitated steps about the table. – The Pastor's Wife by Elizabeth von Arnim
  9. She spoke in a very agitated voice: " They want you down stairs." – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  10. It was also to be seen that he was in a very agitated state. – The Childerbridge Mystery by Guy Boothby
  11. Of course, he had been greatly agitated when he wrote. – A Top-Floor Idyl by George van Schaick
  12. It seemed as if she were far the more agitated of the two. – The Knave of Diamonds by Ethel May Dell
  13. He paused, and again studied her countenance, which was agitated. – Tales & Novels, Vol. IX [Contents: Harrington; Thoughts on Bores; Ormond] by Maria Edgeworth
  14. Peter left them there, without one word or look for Cherry, who went back to the house with her sister in a most agitated and wretched state of mind. – Sisters by Kathleen Norris
  15. The man was evidently agitated. – The Evil Shepherd by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  16. He got up, plainly agitated, and walked to the window. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  17. Mrs. Crayford was too agitated to answer in words. – The Frozen Deep by Wilkie Collins
  18. Sir Herbert's voice was agitated. – War-time Silhouettes by Stephen Hudson
  19. I saw that Mrs Hudson was greatly agitated, and I now knew that the captain had been gradually preparing her for the appearance of their son. – Twice Lost by W.H.G. Kingston
  20. He then saw that she was agitated, and that she had stopped him thus because her voice had at the moment failed her. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald