Usage examples for indirectly

  1. And can we not to them also trace, indirectly, this latest wonder of all, the great " Earth Chronicle" building in 253d Avenue, which was dedicated the other day? – In the Year 2889 by Jules Verne and Michel Verne
  2. Instead of saying straight out that he was the strongest and bravest man in the world, he implied it indirectly on every page. – The Hohenzollerns in America With the Bolsheviks in Berlin and other impossibilities by Stephen Leacock
  3. Thus, while affirmation bears directly on the thing, negation aims at the thing only indirectly, through an interposed affirmation. – Creative Evolution by Henri Bergson
  4. He wanted to let her know indirectly what he was feeling. – Swirling Waters by Max Rittenberg
  5. If that should happen, with me even indirectly the cause of it- why, Katherine, it really would be pretty bad! – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott
  6. I do assure you, upon my honour, I never, indirectly, spoke to Dr. Middleton about the playhouse. – The Parent's Assistant by Maria Edgeworth
  7. " It concerns you only indirectly, Patricia," he replied. – The Last Woman by Ross Beeckman
  8. Incidentally, are you not still attempting to make love indirectly? – Bandit Love by Juanita Savage
  9. He never mentioned her mother; he only alluded, indirectly but earnestly, to the " step." – The-Chaperon by James, Henry
  10. In fact, if we confine the title 'tragedy' to plays ending with a catastrophe, it will be found difficult to name great tragedies, ancient or modern, in which evil has not directly or indirectly a prominent part. – Oxford Lectures on Poetry by Andrew Cecil Bradley
  11. The carriage in which a person takes a pleasant drive is directly useful; the baker's cart which brings him food is indirectly useful. – Political economy by W. Stanley Jevons
  12. Nor should we ourselves suggest a visit to Saint James, except to those who may be satisfied with a beautiful bit of natural scenery, heightened by the thought that the spot is directly connected with the memory of William, indirectly with that of Harold. – Sketches of Travel in Normandy and Maine by Edward A. Freeman Commentator: W. H. Hutton
  13. Indirectly you are responsible for it all. – Ethel Hollister's Second Summer as a Campfire Girl by Irene Elliott Benson
  14. I am afraid that indirectly we have been the cause of a great scandal. – The Mystery of the Four Fingers by Fred M. White
  15. She rarely spoke to me of Antinea, and when she did, it was always indirectly. – Atlantida by Pierre Benoit
  16. Her appeal was, however, indirectly acknowledged, for Sabina received another letter from Raymond in which he mentioned Miss Ironsyde's communication. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  17. And, Neville, if Mr. Hamil does not know, and if you think there is the slightest chance of Shiela becoming interested in him, he ought to be told- indirectly. – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  18. She felt that all the danger in which Terry Hollis now stood, both moral and physical, was indirectly the result of this woman's attitude. – Black Jack by Max Brand
  19. 5. Name all the parts of the body that are directly or indirectly concerned in the production of sound. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.