Usage examples for immune

  1. When it breaks out into the virulent form every 48 years, most of the trailmen are already immune. – The Planet Savers by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  2. One of the damnable Asiatic fevers that a European is supposed to be immune from. – Linda Condon by Joseph Hergesheimer
  3. He entered and emerged from the battle zone without any vulgar emotion; remaining immune from pity, sorrow, or tears. – Mr. Punch's History of the Great War by Punch
  4. If I have brought lots of extra vitamin C with me I know that my immune system will be able to conquer just about anything- as long as I also stop eating and can take an enema. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  5. How could I boast that I would be immune? – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
  6. He paused, hearing again in his shamed ears the ironic laughter of Rapp, Senior, at the three wild swings he had made before- in an excess of caution- he had struck the ground back of the immune ball and raked it a pitiful five feet to one side. – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  7. Nobody's immune to it. – Youth Challenges by Clarence B Kelland
  8. If a model landlord like Malloring had trouble with his people, who- who should be immune? – The Freelands by John Galsworthy
  9. All these diseases are varieties of immune system failure. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  10. Ken wondered how there could be such a difference, and if some might prove immune, so to speak, to the effect. – The Year When Stardust Fell by Raymond F. Jones
  11. Simply this: the true craftsman, by the very fact that he is a true craftsman, is immune to these influences. – Craftsmanship in Teaching by William Chandler Bagley
  12. Therefore, all ten of these men died of the plague while the congregation lay encamped at Kadesh, though Joshua and Caleb remained immune. – The Emancipation of Massachusetts by Brooks Adams
  13. Quite a common statement, and one which by long usage has become almost immune from criticism. – A Grammar of Freethought by Chapman Cohen
  14. Just what the mechanism of the almost sudden break in compensation was after he had been for so long quite immune from any effects of the rheumatism, is hard to say, but the lesson of the case is easy to understand. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  15. In one of her lucid intervals she had realised a vital fact, that she was under the influence of a drug, and instinctively knew that she was becoming more and more immune to its action. – Jack O' Judgment by Edgar Wallace
  16. " You seem immune from sickness, Miss Dennie," Burgess said one day as she was putting the library in order. – A Master's Degree by Margaret Hill McCarter
  17. Even my study table is not immune from its magic spell. – Mushrooms on the Moor by Frank Boreham
  18. I imagine that some wanderer not immune from the poison came into contact with it, and, though his eyes were swelled half shut and his fingers itched and tingled, his right hand had not lost its cunning. – The Heritage of the Hills by Arthur P. Hankins
  19. Immune from the associations which oft subdue the crowd, as well as from its too exciting pleasures, and participating only indirectly in its inevitable sorrows, yet we are occasionally forced to remember that troubles do come to all that is flesh, and that keen is the grief attendant upon enforced separations even among animals which cannot call reason to their solace. – Tropic Days by E. J. Banfield