Usage examples for explanation

  1. If you wish to know, here is the explanation." – Tales From Two Hemispheres by Hjalmar Hjorth Boysen
  2. Why he had not come she knew no more than she knew what she was going to say to him in explanation of her message, and she cared as little for the one as for the other. – The Girl at Cobhurst by Frank Richard Stockton
  3. It was a possible explanation of the mystery. – The Film Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve
  4. I will write to you if you like, and give you every explanation in my power. – Macleod of Dare by William Black
  5. Isn't that the explanation, sir? – Foe-Farrell by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  6. No, he gave me no real explanation. – The Prelude to Adventure by Hugh Walpole
  7. Yet, somehow, this did not seem the explanation of it. – The White Shield by Bertram Mitford
  8. " 'Is there any explanation of this strange paper? – Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life by Ann S. Stephens
  9. My explanation might not be believed. – The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume
  10. Miss Iris, they ain't no explanation. – The Diamond Pin by Carolyn Wells
  11. Who will care to hear further explanation! – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  12. Well, what explanation have you to make? – The Lady Doc by Caroline Lockhart
  13. The explanation of the whole is, fruit grows on new wood, from wood of previous year's growth, and not from old vines; hence, in lessening a vine, remove old wood. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  14. Shelby said gravely, " You must be right, for there's surely no other explanation. – The Come Back by Carolyn Wells
  15. It was long, and sounded like an explanation. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  16. " I have been talking to Charlie," she said, as if that were a sufficient explanation. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  17. I think you owe me an explanation. – Jennie Baxter, Journalist by Robert Barr
  18. I want an explanation. – The Mandarin's Fan by Fergus Hume
  19. And yet, what other explanation could there be? – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  20. Yes, that's the explanation. – Witness For The Defence by A.E.W. Mason