Usage examples for intrusion

  1. It is not an intrusion; I certainly have my rights." – A Daughter of the Vine by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  2. Absorbed in her grief, she did not turn, or give any sign that she had recognized the intrusion. – The Marrow of Tradition by Charles W. Chesnutt
  3. There was a guilty consciousness also of deliberate intrusion. – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins
  4. Of course this is a deplorable intrusion, but I feel I must point out that it may not be too late yet. – Ranching for Sylvia by Harold Bindloss
  5. She was also excessively annoyed at De Forrest's intrusion, for such it seemed, though he had an equal right to the parlor with herself. – From Jest to Earnest by E. P. Roe
  6. There was no other way to explain the intrusion of the sort of man whom Alan had surprised there an hour ago. – The Indian Drum by William MacHarg Edwin Balmer
  7. " I do not know what to say in apology for my intrusion," she remarked. – Hand and Ring by Anna Katharine Green
  8. With an apology for my intrusion, I was about to withdraw, when Holmes pulled me abruptly into the room and closed the door behind me. – The Boy Scouts Book of Stories by Various
  9. " I have only failed," he continued, " in the courtesy and gratitude you had a right to expect from me, because, knowing how you were situated with Mr. Sherwin's daughter, I thought any intrusion on my part, while you were with the young lady, might not be so acceptable as you, Sir, in your kindness, were willing to lead me to believe." – Basil by Wilkie Collins
  10. Remember tea will be served at five, and from the present outlook there's little chance of our being disturbed by the intrusion of any live woman in New York. – His Second Wife by Ernest Poole
  11. She evidently had a strong objection to any intrusion on Sydney's part. – The Beetle A Mystery by Richard Marsh
  12. Pardon my intrusion, Mrs. Cameron. – Kenelm Chillingly, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  13. Anxious to learn if she had seen or been addressed by Clifford, the subtle earl, as he led her to the gate, dwelt particularly on the intrusion of that person, and by the trembling of the hand which rested on his arm, he drew no delicious omen for his own hopes. – Paul Clifford, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  14. In fact, it was far more the fear of intrusion- the fear of yourself- that baffled me than the fear of Mrs. Yorke. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  15. I echoed, dazed by this intrusion of a third Desire Michell. – The Thing from the Lake by Eleanor M. Ingram
  16. I was told afterwards that Stanley was greatly delighted at her intrusion. – The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  17. I apologize for my intrusion, which will not be prolonged. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  18. " Certainly," said I, and rose to follow her, turning over in my mind how I should account to this young woman for my intrusion. – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  19. You perhaps were not aware that your presence might be an- er, an intrusion. – Antony Gray,--Gardener by Leslie Moore