Usage examples for audience

  1. Hamilton and Helm were, as usual, playing cards at the former's quarters when a guard announced that Mademoiselle Roussillon wished an audience with the Governor. – Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson
  2. The audience expected another. – The Rosary by Florence L. Barclay
  3. The audience lasted six hours. – Elizabethan Sea Dogs by William Wood
  4. And she had told Amir Khan that there was a Patan coming with a message for him, and that when such an one asked for audience that he should say nothing, but see that he was admitted. – Caste by W. A. Fraser
  5. The smile of the audience had become a laugh. – Openings in the Old Trail by Bret Harte
  6. It was a horrible sound, too, in the ears of some of his audience – History of the United Netherlands, 1609 by John Lothrop Motley
  7. It was a big night, and of " the distinguished audience Mr. and Mrs. Slumper were making two. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  8. But I really couldn't bear an audience – The Locusts' Years by Mary Helen Fee
  9. Some are from the stage, some from the audience – A Man's Hearth by Eleanor M. Ingram
  10. He was in that mood indeed, in which, but for his promise, he would have hurled his javelin at the youth before he left the audience chamber. – The Land of Mystery by Edward S. Ellis
  11. I sat down again, and the whole audience settled down to the play. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. But Madame de Genilis never could obtain either a public or a private audience – The Secret Memoirs of Louis XV./XVI, Complete by Madame du Hausset, an "Unknown English Girl" and the Princess Lamballe
  13. The audience good- naturedly, waited five minutes. – The Blunders of a Bashful Man by Metta Victoria Fuller Victor
  14. I think we can get together a good audience there." – The Young Musician or, Fighting His Way by Horatio Alger
  15. He did not feel anxious about the audience – Boris Lensky by Ossip Schubin
  16. I came as one of the audience – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  17. Nor would Shakespeare have pleased a French audience but as we know no attempt in that direction was made in Paris. – The English Novel in the Time of Shakespeare by J. J. Jusserand
  18. All in the audience were, however, not in sympathy with the movement. – From Crow-Scaring to Westminster; an Autobiography by George Edwards M.P., O.B.E.
  19. If we can't do anything without an audience and if the audience won't come to us, let's go to them. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  20. Then he went to the King and desired of him a private audience which was granted. – Khaled, A Tale of Arabia by F. Marion Crawford