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Usage examples for indication

  1. If the last part of the statement was intended as a threat or a warning, the expression on Fragoni's face gave no indication that he was aware of it. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930 by Various
  2. Nowhere is there the slightest indication that he is eager to give her pleasure, much less that he would be willing to sacrifice his own pleasures for her, as a mother, for instance, would for a child. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  3. As regards this, his earliest serious work of fiction, there is one remarkable fact, quite without precedent in the history of literature- it is that the book affords not the slightest indication of genius, insight, descriptive or dramatic power, or, indeed, of any power, especially of that kind with which he was destined to make his name. – The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies by Walter Besant
  4. The American Revolution was a clear indication in itself of what the colonies had been, and what the republic was destined to be. – Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1 by George Boutwell
  5. Although Geronimo knew not whether it was day or night, his increasing sufferings were to him a sure indication of the passage of time. – The Amulet by Hendrik Conscience
  6. Beyond this he gave no indication of the keen disappointment and mortification that possessed him. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  7. As she spoke she, true to her German training, evidently waited for an indication of her brother's desire. – The Major by Ralph Connor
  8. This was an indication of the force of habit. – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  9. For almost half a minute, eyes wide with fear, he lay in the silence of the gloomy room, straining to hear some sound, some indication of their presence. – The Dark Door by Alan Edward Nourse
  10. " I find it hard to believe that," he remarked; " I haven't seen the slightest indication of such a thing." – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  11. Have they given any indication of their future plans? – The Box with the Broken Seals by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  12. Oddly enough, she had complete control of her voice, although her play and the slight trembling of her fingers as she held her cards fan- wise were sufficient indication to Mallory of the deep waters that had been stirred beneath the surface. – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  13. All, therefore, were on the alert, and of this there was constant indication. – Marion's Faith. by Charles King
  14. Told in the dark by one who had lived through them, nearly died through them, whose voice yet acknowledged the terror of them,- circumstances were these of no vague indication to Rhoda. – The Unknown Sea by Clemence Housman
  15. I told him all about it, and asked him if he could get Mr. Balfour and Mr. Lloyd George to give me a general indication of their point of view on peace with Russia; what they would be prepared to do in the matter. – The Bullitt Mission to Russia by William C. Bullitt
  16. You've already given me five hundred dollars hush money which is indication enough that you accept my story as the truth. – Penny Nichols and the Knob Hill Mystery by Joan Clark
  17. No indication is given of distance, except that at dawn they reached their destination. – The Aboriginal Population of Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, California by S. F. Cook
  18. He may have determined after he had written this that his actions and the plain indication of his relationship to you, gave all the explanation he wanted to make. – The Indian Drum by William MacHarg Edwin Balmer
  19. Mr. Judson gave no indication that he heard the question. – The Secret Pact by Mildred A. Wirt
  20. But the state of opinion and sentiment abroad in the nation in time of war is no secure indication of what it will be after the return to peace. – An Inquiry Into The Nature Of Peace And The Terms Of Its Perpetuation by Thorstein Veblen
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