Usage examples for Characters

  1. Among our party were several rough characters; and it happened that one evening two of them fell out. – Afar in the Forest by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. Especially with him - he's so splendid with the most hopeless characters. – Winding Paths by Gertrude Page
  3. The letter delivered by the messenger had contained but a few words in printed characters. – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  4. Most of the minor characters who appear in the Aeneid require no analysis. – The Roman Poets of the Augustan Age: Virgil by W. Y. Sellar
  5. In the alteration of our own characters we have lost the key which would interpret the characters of our fathers. – The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI. by Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
  6. Several of the characters appear in story after story. – Philippine Folk Tales by Mabel Cook Cole
  7. " 'We are quite celebrated characters, Seth, ' Rube said, with his usual laugh. – On the Pampas by G. A. Henty
  8. There were too many principal characters. – The Operatic Problem by William Johnson Galloway
  9. But although there was a signal resemblance, both in their military characters as in their methods of war, between Wellington and Jackson, the parallel cannot be pushed beyond certain well- defined limits. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  10. It is also a help in the understanding of their characters. – The Education of Catholic Girls by Janet Erskine Stuart
  11. Dickens's best characters loved Nature. – Dickens As an Educator by James L. (James Laughlin) Hughes
  12. Her feelings were very much those of a dramatic poet who hears the applause given to the characters which he has created. – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  13. With this he explained to her the meaning of the characters and made their significance clear. – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  14. Donald's a strong man, and he has no love for desperate characters." – The Pioneers by Katharine Susannah Prichard
  15. Who taught you to read characters? – Other Things Being Equal by Emma Wolf
  16. The characters met with are natural and well studied. – A History of English Prose Fiction by Bayard Tuckerman
  17. The scene is in Paris, but most of the characters are English speaking. – Barbara Ladd by Charles G. D. Roberts
  18. As for the characters, most of them were familiar. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  19. The characters came through too swiftly for even Ben Connor's sharp ear, but the girl, listening, smiled slowly. – The Garden of Eden by Max Brand
  20. Observe the difference between these two men's characters. – Child of Storm by H. Rider Haggard