Usage examples for blunder

  1. She is too sensible to blunder in this matter. – Pamela Giraud by Honore de Balzac
  2. I will go myself and make an apology for my blunder." – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  3. I may regret a blunder, and yet have no hint that there is any unified and supreme ideal of life. – The Sources Of Religious Insight by Josiah Royce
  4. At this place we made a fatal blunder. – In Indian Mexico (1908) by Frederick Starr
  5. They seized upon each blunder she made, and held it up, shrinking and bare, under the light of their laughter- loving eyes. – The Madigans by Miriam Michelson
  6. Oh, I humbly beg your majesty's pardon for having made so lamentable a blunder; I-" " Well, never mind," interrupted the emperor; " there is no harm done. – Andreas Hofer by Lousia Muhlbach
  7. " Indeed he will, if able to walk across the road into the chapel, and will forget no word of the service, and make no blunder in the ceremony. – La Vendée An Historical Romance by Anthony Trollope
  8. And the old man liked a sly thrust at any of us who had made a blunder. – The Autobiography of a Journalist, Volume I by William James Stillman
  9. " After my work was done, I looked it over carefully, to see that I had left nothing undone and had made no blunder in what I had accomplished. – Mystery Ranch by Arthur Chapman
  10. I believe he was sorry for his indiscretion; I have reason to suppose that it was a blunder he will not readily repeat. – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  11. A certain Englishman gave great offence in an Arab tent by striding across the food placed for the company on the ground: would any Celt, Irish or Welsh, have been guilty of such a blunder? – What's Mine's Mine V1 by George MacDonald
  12. In all, he had made only one serious blunder. – A Splendid Hazard by Harold MacGrath
  13. The real blunder is this. – Eugenics and Other Evils by G. K. Chesterton
  14. But usin' the word " wonders," I does once blunder upon a mir'cle which still waits to be explained. – Wolfville Nights by Alfred Lewis
  15. It would be absurd to hold that the distinction is a mere blunder, and has no foundation in our experience. – An Introduction to Philosophy by George Stuart Fullerton
  16. But it is now recalled that she never made the same blunder twice. – The University of Hard Knocks by Ralph Parlette
  17. It seems to be my fate to blunder where you are concerned. – Semiramis and Other Plays Semiramis, Carlotta And The Poet by Olive Tilford Dargan
  18. The likeness was less striking now when he looked at his niece's full face; but it was there, quite unmistakable; a sufficient excuse for the blunder he had made. – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  19. Aristide replied that she did not understand such matters; that she was the one who had committed a great blunder in placing her husband at the service of the marquis. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  20. And it's Nature's supreme blunder! – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, December 1930 by Various