Usage examples for incredible

  1. But when at last she went to the Warlock Arms, and bought a half dozen of port at the incredible price of six shillings a bottle, there was not a doubt left in the Muir that " the auld laird" had at last and somehow come in for a great fortune. – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  2. Looking at the matter from the modern standpoint, it seems almost incredible that so intelligent a people as the Egyptians should have failed to make this advance. – History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 12 (of 12) by S. Rappoport
  3. It was incredible, sublime! – The Redemption of David Corson by Charles Frederic Goss
  4. It was almost incredible that she had lived through such terrible things. – Virginia of Elk Creek Valley by Mary Ellen Chase
  5. It's all a little incredible, isn't it? – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  6. 6, and what they will do is as yet incredible, v. – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  7. That was incredible, yet it was the fact. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  8. It seemed almost incredible that I must carry, too, on my heart, the burden of the happiness of Olaf Thoresen. – The Gay Cockade by Temple Bailey
  9. Thus the French war debt will be met because of the almost incredible saving power of the French people. – The War After the War by Isaac Frederick Marcosson
  10. It seems incredible, but I fear I have accomplished the impossible. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  11. It was almost incredible. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter
  12. Was it an incredible slip- up? – The Flying Saucers are Real by Donald Keyhoe
  13. It was almost incredible that a grown- up lady should tell the " thing which is not," or even color the truth by so much as the shadow of a shade. – Dotty Dimple At Home by Sophie May
  14. Had it been less incredible, instinct surely would have wakened her suspicions before the last moment. – Shining Ferry by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  15. That incredible fact I suddenly knew. – The Woman in Black by Edmund Clerihew Bentley
  16. After nearly a year of incredible misery her baby was born. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  17. Really, the thing is incredible. – A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories by William D. Howells
  18. Oh, often, often as I think That thou no longer livest, and that I Shall never see thee on the earth again, Incredible it seems! – The Poems of Giacomo Leopardi by Giacomo Leopardi
  19. With a view to enjoying this incredible treat as fully as possible, they at once seated themselves on a low sofa at the far end of the room where they could not look or learn at all, and engaged in conversation. – Miss Mapp by Edward Frederic Benson
  20. The tale was strange enough to seem incredible even to minds more sober than those of Porteous and his companions, but it was perfectly true. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume II (of 4) by Justin McCarthy