Usage examples for indignation

  1. Hardly knowing what she said, what she was about to say, she heard the words of her own fierce indignation ring out on the air of the mild autumn morning. – The Mormon Prophet by Lily Dougall
  2. Dennis was almost speechless from indignation. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  3. Her temper and her indignation against her man for drinking had been the means of driving them apart. – The Weavers, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  4. I didn't, with equal indignation; and, besides, you told her about the fairies' ball- room. – Faith and Unfaith by Duchess
  5. There was a trace of indignation in Flora Schuyler's face. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss
  6. I walked slowly to the field, and my indignation made me forget my fear. – Roughing it in the Bush by Susanna Moodie
  7. It was not far- off, and when we reached it our indignation became greater than ever. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston
  8. They felt themselves found out; the visitor felt with rage and indignation that he had found them out. – The Doctor's Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  9. His mother rose, trembling with indignation. – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  10. The young officer burned hot with indignation. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  11. His indignation was roused. – Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam by John S. C. Abbott
  12. He made that reply with a sudden change in him- with a rising color and in firm tones of indignation. – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  13. Pryor's flash of indignation was quick. – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  14. Not this alone, however, was at the back of her present indignation. – The Red Derelict by Bertram Mitford
  15. " Young man," replied Tugwell, with just indignation, " a hofficer should be above such words. – Springhaven A Tale of the Great War by R. D. Blackmore
  16. " Then it seems to me, sir, that you should not let the Spaniards select your words for you," said Harry, with some indignation. – A Voyage with Captain Dynamite by Charles Edward Rich
  17. Now, indeed, the warm color of her cheeks grew warmer and her eyes darkened with indignation. – The Proud Prince by Justin Huntly McCarthy
  18. And now the question is, What did either gain by his indignation against the other? – Lessons in Life, For All Who Will Read Them by T. S. Arthur
  19. " Perhaps you could consult Miss Northwick herself," said Annie dryly, after a moment of indignation, and another of amusement. – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells