Usage examples for creature

  1. Ellen could scarcely believe that it was a real creature. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. Am I then not a human creature like the rest of them? – Best Russian Short Stories by Various
  3. " If the creature will do this while I'm here," said Sophia to herself, " what does she do when they are alone together in the house?" – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  4. Altogether he is a very happy creature, and by no means a bad one. – Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands by Charles Nordhoff
  5. The doctor is a good creature, and knows when to pity a man who can bear no more. – The King in Yellow by Robert W. Chambers
  6. If she had only been true to herself and her own heart, what a happy creature she might have been to- day. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  7. Mrs. Collins is certain that Miss Ermengarde knows something about Susy, and that they have had some words between them, and she says there'll be no rest for the poor little creature until she and Miss Ermie have made whatever is wrong straight. – The Children of Wilton Chase by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  8. But a " voice" was never intended for the creature. – Roof and Meadow by Dallas Lore Sharp
  9. This little flower has been a good creature. – Springhaven A Tale of the Great War by R. D. Blackmore
  10. Not a living creature was in sight. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White
  11. What a small creature she was beside them! – What's Mine's Mine by George MacDonald
  12. What good could he do to any creature? – Bimbi by Louise de la Ramee
  13. Yes, poor suffering creature. – The Story Of Waitstill Baxter by By Kate Douglas Wiggin
  14. You are an extraordinary creature, he said, but really I must have it. – The Coast of Chance by Esther Chamberlain Lucia Chamberlain
  15. I believe he's as unhappy at this moment as a creature can be! – At Fault by Kate Chopin
  16. This young married creature had prepared a cabin. – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  17. I go my ways without any man's leave; and if death comes to me a little sooner for that, I am a poor creature if I do not meet him smiling. – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  18. She is in love with me, poor creature! – Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac
  19. You will be more comfortable down here with me, won't you, my dear, than up there, with not a creature to speak to? – Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope
  20. I thought such a little creature as I am couldn't hurt anybody! – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray