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Quotes of faintly

  1. On this thin, scarcely real and yet so perceptible sensation the whole world hung as on a faintly trembling axis, and this in turn rested on the two people in the room. – Robert Musil
  2. I would hurl words into this darkness and wait for an echo, and if an echo sounded, no matter how faintly I would send other words to tell, to march, to fight, to create a sense of hunger for life that gnaws in us all. – Richard Wright

Usage examples for faintly

  1. " Yes," said Fidelia faintly glad afterwards." – Eunice by Margaret Murray Robertson
  2. Then he heard something else,- a faintly whispered " Father!" – Prudence of the Parsonage by Ethel Hueston
  3. She even smiled faintly and the smile made Buck's face once more grow very hot. – The Untamed by Max Brand
  4. " Take my glass, and you can see it," added the captain, more faintly than before. – Taken by the Enemy by Oliver Optic
  5. Helen caught the look and smiled faintly – Blue Robin, the Girl Pioneer by Rena I. Halsey
  6. " I fear so," answered Harrison faintly – Montezuma's Castle and Other Weird Tales by Charles B. Cory
  7. " Miss Pewsey," said Rupert faintly – The Mandarin's Fan by Fergus Hume
  8. " We've had an invitation- that is, Ethel Blue has-" " I judged as much," commented Roger faintly – Ethel Morton at Chautauqua by Mabell S. C. Smith
  9. Faintly he had heard the sound of explosions down near the earth; but whether the same were bombs, or guns, or if any other cause were responsible the lad did not know. – Our Pilots in the Air by Captain William B. Perry
  10. " It's only through the shoulder, Lieutenant," said the man, faintly – The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox
  11. Calyx adherent, flattened, faintly toothed. – The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines by T. H. Pardo de Tavera
  12. I'd like to tell you now- now that I have the opportunity- that I think you're just- She smiled very faintly – Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. But today he felt faintly disturbed. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  14. He listened silently when she spoke of it, sometimes faintly smiling. – The Lamp in the Desert by Ethel M. Dell
  15. Yes, she answered, faintly He did. – Innocent Her Fancy and His Fact by Marie Corelli
  16. From the beach the voices of the girls rose faintly – A Campfire Girl's Test of Friendship by Jane L. Stewart
  17. " Then- I will go," said Mrs. Gerard, faintly – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  18. " Yes," she whispered faintly – Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party by C. E. Jacobs Edyth Ellerbeck Read
  19. Stick me up on that wall, Billy, he said faintly an' put a gun in each hand. – The Free Range by Francis William Sullivan
  20. She blushed faintly as she went out. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens

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