Usage examples for exclusion

  1. If only she could see him, hear his voice, even hear him say again such cruel and humiliating words as he had spoken on that dreadful day in Venice when that would be better than this blankness, this utter and final exclusion from his life! – The Glimpses of the Moon by Edith Wharton
  2. Scotland he claimed by virtue of the expressed wish of Mary to the exclusion of her heretic son. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  3. Then follow laws for the exclusion of the unclean, v. – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  4. The prime characteristic of his nation, that personal arrogance which is the root of English freedom, which accounts for everything best, and everything worst, in the growth of English power, possessed him to the exclusion of all less essential qualities. – The Crown of Life by George Gissing
  5. If one is wise he will not attempt to realize it to the exclusion of the present scene. – Humanly Speaking by Samuel McChord Crothers
  6. It was suggested to dismiss a number at once, that the guilty person might not suspect the exclusion to be levelled against her in particular. – The Secret Memoirs of Louis XV./XVI, Complete by Madame du Hausset, an "Unknown English Girl" and the Princess Lamballe
  7. This suggested exclusion of him from her previous occupation, whatever it might have been, caused a faint shadow of pain to pass across his loving eyes. – The Argonauts of North Liberty by Bret Harte
  8. Tobacco, therefore, stood for money, and the passion for raising it, to the exclusion of everything else, became a mania, like the 'California fever' of 1849. The culture being once established, there were many reasons growing out of the social structure of the colony, which, for more than a century, kept the industry of the Virginians confined to this one staple. – Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce by E. R. Billings
  9. In the first place a friend is too absorbing who takes all of one's interest to the exclusion of everything else: there should be interest in other people, other activities as well as in one's work. – A Girl's Student Days and After by Jeannette Marks Commentator: Mary Emma Woolley
  10. Exclusion and confirmation: A phenomenology of patients' experiences with caregivers. – Humanistic-Nursing by Paterson, Josephine G.
  11. When the maid was gone and Amabel was making tea, he came and stood over her, his hands in his pockets, his handsome head bent to her, talking lightly, slightly jesting, his voice pitched intimately for her ear, yet not so intimately that any unkindness of exclusion should appear. – Amabel Channice by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  12. The words here are addressed to the true Israel, to the exclusion of those souls who are cut off from among their people, compare Ps. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  13. But, if I reached no satisfactory conclusion, my cogitations had one useful effect; they occupied my mind to the exclusion of that unfortunate draught of tea. – The Mystery of 31 New Inn by R. Austin Freeman
  14. This examination had shown so clearly the difficulties which might arise in connection with disputes with neutral Powers arising out of British naval action in time of war, that the limitation of the acceptance by his Majesty's Government of the optional clause by the exclusion of disputes arising out of British belligerent action at sea was suggested. – The Geneva Protocol by David Hunter Miller
  15. Do not eat cereals, however, to the exclusion of the foods of the other groups. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  16. This was annoying, but so long as Juliet remained true, Cuthbert thought he could bear the exclusion. – The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume