Usage examples for continuous

  1. Indeed, they have been, probably, continuous all along and are still proceeding. – The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays by J. (John) Joly
  2. In the case of two of the party, at least, their faces were stamped with a certain quiet resolution and a hint of the forcefulness which comes of rigid and continuous self- denial. – The Gold Trail by Harold Bindloss
  3. The impossibility of keeping up a continuous disguise was well known to him, and last, but not least, " What would Government say?" – Memoir of William Watts McNair by J. E. Howard
  4. One cannot really begin to appreciate the value of united continuous church testimony until one is able to stand apart from it, so to speak, and ask whether it rings true to the reason and the moral sense. – The New Theology by R. J. Campbell
  5. Since oscillations are set up only by the positive part or voltage of an alternating current it is clear that, as a matter of fact, this kind of a transmitter does not send out continuous waves and therefore it is not a C. W. transmitter. – The Radio Amateur's Hand Book by A. Frederick Collins
  6. Well then, was the pain continuous? – Rainbow's End by Rex Beach
  7. But in other respects they had an influence upon the progress of Liberalism which was profound and continuous. – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease
  8. I said, " No." He said I would hear of him very soon, and that the noise he was going to make would be loud and continuous. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  9. For an entire fortnight there was neither night nor day, only one continuous revel, a sea of pleasure whose depths no man could sound. – The Corsair King by Mór Jókai
  10. Continuous Waves D. C. ............ – The Radio Amateur's Hand Book by A. Frederick Collins
  11. To receive continuous wave telegraph signals requires receiving sets of special kind and these will be described in the next chapter. – The Radio Amateur's Hand Book by A. Frederick Collins
  12. In 1867, science had gone so far that it could announce the Unity of Creation; the absolute Order and Law; one continuous Force; Progress as the end of life. – Recollections and Impressions 1822-1890 by Octavius Brooks Frothingham
  13. Browning found him living with some of his wife's relations, and engaged in a continuous and furious quarrel with them, which was, indeed, not uncommonly the condition of that remarkable man when living with other human beings. – Robert Browning by G. K. Chesterton