Usage examples for expressed

  1. " I can see now," she said, " that in going away with that woman as he did he expressed the real soul of him, as he did in dying for me. – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  2. The bay they entered was much larger than the former one, almost the size of Shark's Bay, and Phil expressed the opinion that it was a good place for pearl fishing. – The Second String by Nat Gould
  3. Since the day on which Miss Baker had written that letter to Sir Lionel, she had expressed no wish to leave her uncle's house. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  4. He rose and opened the door for Miriam, and expressed his wish that she would soon be better. – A Woman's Burden by Fergus Hume
  5. " It's the first human being Osmond has expressed an interest in. – Rose MacLeod by Alice Brown
  6. " Robert has been perfect to me," expressed Mrs Browning's feelings in a word. – Robert Browning by Edward Dowden
  7. Mary exclaimed, when Mrs. Vertrees had expressed a hope that she had enjoyed the evening and had not caught cold. – The Turmoil A Novel by Booth Tarkington
  8. 14, 529. Is there an understanding expressed at the time when they are getting the advance, that they are to settle as soon as they receive their wages? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. In this way the peace exactly expressed the relations into which England was thrown by the change of government. – A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6) by Leopold von Ranke
  10. His Majesty has expressed his admiration, and says he may call him again after he has seen the other dancers. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  11. And yet Hadrian never gave up a wish he had once expressed in words. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  12. Now on this particular afternoon Sylvia was feeling rather dull, and, as she expressed it to herself, " down on her luck," for the Comte de Virieu had gone into Paris for a few hours. – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  13. And he expressed the pleasure that it gave him to be able to show her for the first time the wonderful night scene of such a festival. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  14. And then they all looked at Corbario and expressed the opinion that there was some mistake about the length of time supposed by Aurora to have elapsed between the moment when Marcello left her and the instant of Folco's appearance before her. – Whosoever Shall Offend by F. Marion Crawford
  15. I am grateful for the sympathy you have expressed. – Saracinesca by F. Marion Crawford
  16. Never heard a doubt on that subject expressed before. – Trading by Susan Warner
  17. In fact, as I have expressed, none ever has been. – Literature and Life by William Dean Howells
  18. " You've been very generous to me, sir," he said, in his brief way, but with a glance at his father which expressed more than the words. – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  19. I fear it, and yet can hardly part with one, so dear to me is thy affection in whatever way expressed. – The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders by Ernest Scott
  20. That is fortunate, indeed, cried William; but his voice did not carry quite the joy that his words expressed. – Miss Billy by Eleanor H. Porter