Usage examples for designed

  1. " Rather, if any one were a mere bridge in this matter," answered Durtal, " it was Tocane, for it was he who brought us together, and we kick him away as soon as he has finished his unconscious task; it was evidently designed that we should know each other." – En Route by J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans
  2. Such as these will admit that it is but in a very small degree that music is designed to please a sense. – The Portland Sketch Book by Various
  3. We designed this flag among us. – A Jolly Fellowship by Frank R. Stockton
  4. We have heard him say, in one of his early diaries: " I have clearly seen, for what service I am designed in the church militant here on earth; therefore, through the assistance of divine grace, I hope to pursue nothing but in subordination to this main design." – Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel by John Yeardley
  5. I told him I designed returning to Cincinnati on the same boat I came on, and it was going out at 4 P. M. " Why go so soon?" – A Woman's Life-Work Labors and Experiences by Laura S. Haviland
  6. This, of course, does not permit meetings designed to arrange for the commission of crime. – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  7. Some of these passages are highly finished, and were evidently fixed by the poet in the places which he designed them to occupy. – The Roman Poets of the Republic by W. Y. Sellar
  8. They are designed to make it easier for every Man to love his neighbor. – Rastignac the Devil by Philip José Farmer
  9. But I know I designed to mention that they were. – Clarissa, Volume 4 (of 9) History Of A Young Lady by Samuel Richardson
  10. Fremont heard that Ewell designed to attack Winchester in rear, and the threat from so dangerous a quarter made Lincoln anxious. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  11. There were but four of us, and we dealt with what we had as if we designed it should last us fifty years. – The Frozen Pirate by W. Clark Russell
  12. " Evidently the experiment designed by 'Mitchell' has failed," I said, " but these failures instruct us." – The Shadow World by Hamlin Garland
  13. Was it a trick, designed to lead the Allies into a trap? – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  14. You designed Lightener's engine plant- so you're about the one man to give me one that will turn out more engines with less labor and at lower cost than his. – Youth Challenges by Clarence B Kelland
  15. The third, like Jasper, had been designed for trade; and, like Jasper, he had a soul above it. – What Will He Do With It, Book 7. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  16. They have indeed done me more than justice; Whatever was designed as amiable and engageing in Masinessa shines out in Mr. Wilks's action. – The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland (1753),Vol. V. by Theophilus Cibber
  17. The Ithuriel is designed to deal with both light and heavy craft. – The World Peril of 1910 by George Griffith
  18. As the artist no longer tried to work at home, the large room designed for studio became the living- room of their apartment. – One Woman's Life by Robert Herrick
  19. Did I know who designed it? – A Woman Named Smith by Marie Conway Oemler