Usage examples for estimation

  1. This occupation has caused the caste as a body to be credited with special mental and moral characteristics in popular estimation, to a greater extent perhaps than any other caste. – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell
  2. Even the food she brought with her might better, in Lena's estimation, be dispensed with than that the all- absorbing reading and research should be interrupted. – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  3. This incident went to prove how much she had risen in people's estimation. – St. Peter's Umbrella by Kálmán Mikszáth
  4. I know I suffer in your estimation by this confession, but it is the simple truth. – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  5. Captain Dalton, always at his best in critical moments, rose all at once to great heights in the estimation of the District. – Banked Fires by E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi
  6. The war was, in the estimation of the people, a sacred duty. – The Empire of the East by H. B. Montgomery
  7. In how great estimation this tree was held of old, we may learn from many passages in the sacred writings. – A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume II. (of VI.) by Jacob Bryant
  8. Till Solomonsville, said I, let us veil our estimation of each other. – Red Men and White by Owen Wister
  9. Here another long pause succeeded while he searched for a sentiment or a resolve that would raise him in her estimation. – The Varmint by Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger
  10. And besides, Burton had to admit- secretly- that his estimation of Billings had been raised. – Over the Line by Harold M. Sherman
  11. In these States, paper money was in as high estimation as gold and silver. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  12. " Dear Lady Cynthia," he murmured, " don't tell me that I am going to slip back in your estimation into some normal place." – The Evil Shepherd by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. She must for ever occupy a place of her own in his thoughts and in his estimation. – Berenice by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  14. I trust you, Eric, and will use every endeavour to right you in the general estimation. – Eric, or Little by Little by Frederic W. Farrar
  15. He sat looking greatly troubled, but before he spoke again, Mr. Parmalee made an observation that decidedly raised that young man in my estimation. – The Gold Bag by Carolyn Wells
  16. The Divine Being has never, in their estimation, appeared on earth. – Recollections and Impressions 1822-1890 by Octavius Brooks Frothingham
  17. You have no faults in my estimation of you. – Vendetta A Story of One Forgotten by Marie Corelli
  18. Money from the people to whom it had always practically belonged in her estimation. – The Good Comrade by Una L. Silberrad
  19. And then 'tain't long afore I becomes just the best white man in his estimation. – Our World, or, The Slaveholders Daughter by F. Colburn Adams
  20. In her estimation it was an absolute sin for him to go against the opinion of the brethren and become a soldier. – A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia by Amanda Minnie Douglas