Antonyms for diffused

concentrated, hard.

Quotes of diffused

  1. A page of my journal is like a cake of portable soup. A little may be diffused into a considerable portion. – James Boswell
  2. The benefits of education and of useful knowledge, generally diffused through a community, are essential to the preservation of a free government. – Sam Houston
  3. I'm convinced my cockroaches have military training, I set off a roach bomb- they diffused it. – Jay London
  4. The ancient Roman code belongs to a class of which almost every civilised nation in the world can show a sample, and which, so far as the Roman and Hellenic worlds were concerned, were largely diffused over them at epochs not widely distant from one another. – Henry James Sumner Maine
  5. The elements which are the most widely diffused have small atomic weights. – Dmitri Mendeleev
  6. In such diffused changes of culture two factors are necessary: contact and understanding. – Hu Shih
  7. Those nations of artists, finding their own individualism, and kind of standing against the world: to me that's the ultimate nightmare. I want to get lost and diffused in the world. – Robert Wyatt

Usage examples for diffused

  1. Elizabeth promoted commercial speculations, which diffused a vast increase of wealth among her people. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  2. We live in a highly civilised society, through which intelligence is so rapidly diffused by means of the press and of the post office that any gross act of oppression committed in any part of our island is, in a few hours, discussed by millions. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  3. No doubt there is a great deal of Christianity diffused through the average opinion and ways of looking at things, that prevail around us. – Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V) by Alexander Maclaren
  4. Passing out of the churchyard, both traversed the street and disappeared within a cottage, from the upper window of which light from behind a white blind was diffused – A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould
  5. But once more Sergius diffused around him a strange and cold atmosphere of violent and knowing reserve. – Bye-Ways by Robert Smythe Hichens
  6. But by the principle of diffusion of gases, the air thrown from the lungs, though at first it sinks a little, is gradually diffused and in a heated room, in the majority of cases, it is found more abundantly at the top than at the bottom of the room, though in certain circumstances it is more at the bottom. – The American Woman's Home by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe
  7. There was no one else in the room; the lamps were lighted and a log fire diffused a pleasant glow and an aromatic odor. – For the Allinson Honor by Harold Bindloss
  8. I should say that he would gain more than he would lose; that vivid interest and pleasure in a few things is preferable to that fainter, more diffused feeling experienced in the other case. – Afoot in England by W.H. Hudson
  9. That memory also of a more equal government under the Saxon princes, which remained with the English, diffused still farther the spirit of liberty, and made the barons both desirous of more independence to themselves, and willing to indulge it to the people. – The History of England, Volume I by David Hume
  10. To these burdens, which were common to all, were added numerous local restrictions, of which only some of the more widely diffused will be here mentioned. – Pictures of German Life in the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries, Vol. I. by Gustav Freytag
  11. M. de Cliche fingered the points of his moustache; he diffused some powerful scent; his eyes were dreadful to Francie. – The Reverberator by Henry James
  12. In this mind he slipped behind a huge oak press laden with expired leases, and had hardly ensconced himself when Ziegler entered the room, followed, to Beaumanoir’ s surprise, by a woman, whom he did not recognize, in the faint light diffused from the corridor, as Rosa, Mrs. Talmage Eglinton’ s French maid. – The Duke Decides by Headon Hill
  13. A few flowers such as can be bought in the street generally diffused a slight scent through the air, making another peculiarity which had its effect on Sidney's imagination. – The Nether World by George Gissing
  14. The distrust had diffused to the point where it ceased to matter. – Corpus of a Siam Mosquito by Steven Sills
  15. The corridor was empty, silent in the dim, diffused light. – Pirates of the Gorm by Nat Schachner
  16. This operation can be done by diffused daylight, but, of course, the paper should be dried in a dark room. – Photographic Reproduction Processes by P.C. Duchochois
  17. When she got downstairs breakfast was ready and the house all sweetly diffused with the dreamy shadows that come with a rainy day. – Missy by Dana Gatlin
  18. His lighting, more diffused than Rembrandt's, is the chief actor in his scene. – Promenades of an Impressionist by James Huneker
  19. It was pretty and comfortable, with lamps that diffused a cheerful, mellow glow over the lower half of the room and left the upper in pleasantly mysterious gloom. – The Lilac Girl by Ralph Henry Barbour
  20. Never before has material well- being been so widely diffused among our people. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various

Rhymes for diffused