Usage examples for estimation

  1. 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
  2. She must for ever occupy a place of her own in his thoughts and in his estimation – Berenice by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Till Solomonsville, said I, let us veil our estimation of each other. – Red Men and White by Owen Wister
  6. And besides, Burton had to admit- secretly- that his estimation of Billings had been raised. – Over the Line by Harold M. Sherman
  7. The Divine Being has never, in their estimation appeared on earth. – Recollections and Impressions 1822-1890 by Octavius Brooks Frothingham
  8. This incident went to prove how much she had risen in people's estimation – St. Peter's Umbrella by Kálmán Mikszáth
  9. I know I suffer in your estimation by this confession, but it is the simple truth. – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  10. 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
  11. 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
  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. 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
  14. 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
  15. The war was, in the estimation of the people, a sacred duty. – The Empire of the East by H. B. Montgomery
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. Money from the people to whom it had always practically belonged in her estimation – The Good Comrade by Una L. Silberrad
  20. You have no faults in my estimation of you. – Vendetta A Story of One Forgotten by Marie Corelli