Usage examples for forsaken

  1. Thus being forsaken by Pompey, and left alone to himself, he fled to the consuls. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  2. My wife smiled at the business at first; then became worried as the day wore on, and she could see the danger and hardship of wandering about this forsaken country without a horse and with uncertain water. – Cumner & South Sea Folk, Complete by Gilbert Parker
  3. The blood, that had forsaken her astonished face, rushed as quickly back. – Devil's Ford by Bret Harte
  4. Timokles had forsaken the gods of his own family, the gods his own dead father had adored, Egypt's gods. – Out of the Triangle by Mary E. Bamford
  5. Here they rode on, a little more at their ease, until they reached the bottom of the hill and the edge of the wood, and came out upon an old forsaken road, running along the shores of a deep and rapid river, with another mountain range behind. – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  6. Open it, and never think of them, said I. Like the rest, they have forsaken him. – Erema My Father's Sin by R. D. Blackmore
  7. The eyes of all were now directed upon Eugenia, who stood forsaken amid the throng. – Seven Legends by Gottfried Keller
  8. You have forfeited your power and when all had forsaken you you thought me alone faithful, who loved in you only your power. – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  9. I had thought that it had forsaken me- that it would never visit me again; that I had outgrown it; that I might almost bid defiance to it; and I had even begun to think of it without horror, as we are in the habit of doing of horrors of which we conceive we run no danger; and lo! – Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest by George Borrow
  10. I've forsaken my people. – Voyage To Eternity by Milton Lesser
  11. Murat, King of Naples, had forsaken Napoleon in time to make peace and alliance with Austria. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  12. " Well, for a woman who has been robbed of her fortune and forsaken by her husband, she takes life quite cheerfully," said Elfrida Force, with a touch of sarcasm in her manner. – Her Mother's Secret by Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  13. But her star had not forsaken her yet. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  14. Matters had already come to such a pass, that a feeling of his own forsaken condition took hold of the Reformer himself. – The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli by Johann Hottinger
  15. They had found too rich a store to be forsaken. – The Bark Covered House or, Back in the Woods Again by William Nowlin
  16. She would never have forsaken him. – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley
  17. Then the officer, rising, expressed the feelings of his guest as he said, " It's a forsaken country, and I'm thankful one can sleep and forget it." – Winston of the Prairie by Harold Bindloss
  18. My Lord we do no more than we are charg'd: It is the Ladies pleasure we be thus in grief; She is forsaken. – The Maids Tragedy by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher
  19. It was quite as much, however, from the influence of Miss Carmichael upon her spirits, that she had forsaken the exercise. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald