Usage examples for data

  1. I am almost glad of Cleveland's absence, for, with all his amiable and fine qualities, 'the world is too much with him, ' and we do not argue from the same data. – Ernest Maltravers, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  2. Before any one else, in a practical way, he realized the necessity for the collection of an immense amount of data, if science was to be founded on the broad, firm foundation of observed truth. – Catholic Churchmen in Science by James J. Walsh
  3. Besides, you can get biographical data out of delirium that you'd never get if he was conscious. – The Old Die Rich by Horace Leonard Gold
  4. If at any time after completing his high school work the student desires to use the data contained in his notes or to add to them matter which he may later read, they are in available form. – The Teaching of History by Ernest C. Hartwell
  5. Precisely similar was the fate of the smaller provincial towns, as far as one can see from the preserved data. – Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II. by Gustav Freytag
  6. Sam Clemens entertained himself learning these data by heart. – The Boys' Life of Mark Twain by Albert Bigelow Paine
  7. There are no data by which it can be estimated. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  8. I had confidence in Mr. Barnaby's statements; but more in my own judgment, based upon the data he furnished me. – Lessons in Life, For All Who Will Read Them by T. S. Arthur
  9. What you confided to me in our last interesting conversation has given me material for reflection, and afforded a glimpse of a state of things which I have sometimes suspected without having data for any positive conclusion. – The Intellectual Life by =Philip Gilbert Hamerton
  10. Take the data of the test, for example. – Engineering Bulletin No 1: Boiler and Furnace Testing by Rufus T. Strohm
  11. How abundant here are the data with which religious preaching may deal. – Preaching and Paganism by Albert Parker Fitch
  12. After the falling- out with the Board member she refused to give up the data. – Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore by Pauline Lester
  13. Nobody but an utter fool arrives at a conclusion without data. – The Red Thumb Mark by R. Austin Freeman
  14. We haven't got enough data. – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith
  15. Whether this is not also true of women we have not the data to determine. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  16. As all the data of the Club is now in my possession, I copy these notes. – Sight Unseen by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  17. Our Bureau of Foreign Commerce should ask for data concerning American investments abroad and especially in Latin America. – American World Policies by Walter E. Weyl