Usage examples for intelligence

  1. The girl's intelligence and sweet blood invited a trial of it. – One of Our Conquerors, v2 by George Meredith Edition: 10 Language: English
  2. Put an idea into your intelligence and leave it there an hour, a day, a year, without ever having occasion to refer to it. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  3. The Intelligence reports all pointed to this situation. – London to Ladysmith via Pretoria by Winston Spencer Churchill
  4. The next sensation was of a cool soft hand upon his brow, and Mark Heath opened his eyes, to gaze into those of a pale, grave- looking woman in white, curiously- shaped cap; and she smiled at the look of intelligence in his face as he said softly. – The Bag of Diamonds by George Manville Fenn
  5. " I have more intelligence," said Paul. – The Fortunate Youth by William J. Locke
  6. This piece of intelligence had brought the Councillor and his daughter over to Ettersberg without loss of time. – Fickle Fortune by Elisabeth Burstenbinder (AKA E. Werner)
  7. All I desire is to help- to give you myself- my youth, energy, ambition, intelligence- and what I have- which is of no use to me unless it is useful to you. – Quick Action by Robert W. Chambers
  8. No. Intelligence never did get any real answer, so far as I know. – The Flying Saucers are Real by Donald Keyhoe
  9. Having delivered this piece of intelligence, he nodded, and slowly went to the hall, and closed the door carefully as he left the room. – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  10. Stephen had no sooner gathered the import of this intelligence than he sprang down almost as rapidly as his little boy, with his welcome. – The Armourer's Prentices by Charlotte Mary Yonge
  11. Then the events of the evening and night swept back to her intelligence and she closed her eyes, feeling sick and worn. – Bruce of the Circle A by Harold Titus
  12. What should truly be looked on as human and natural by our intelligence and our energy. – Wisdom and Destiny by Maurice Maeterlinck
  13. Those were the words he used, and he did not explain them to his own intelligence in any very definite way. – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  14. They have not sufficient intelligence to understand what's being done. – The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Robert Tressell
  15. There are three orders of intelligence, Jenny. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  16. This shows, not lack of curiosity, but absence of intelligence or interest for what he does not consider immediately useful for his needs. – Essay on the Creative Imagination by Th. Ribot
  17. Wait; you will want an intelligence officer. – On the Heels of De Wet by The Intelligence Officer
  18. It is also clear that many lives might have been spared if there had been greater proofs of intelligence on the part of those who directed the movement. – The Short Works of George Meredith by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009