Usage examples for invisibility

  1. There was a suggestion of the fundamental and the normal, as if perhaps movement and sound were, after all, no better than interruptions; as if this fixed poise of nature were something complete in itself; as if these trees hung out their leaves to listen to something that they could actually hear, as if these motionless creatures of the woodland were looking upon something that they could actually see; as if there were some great secret actually present and displayed in dead silence and invisibility before those only who possessed the senses necessary to perceive it. – None Other Gods by Robert Hugh Benson
  2. Hence, on the doctrine of signatures, the plant- like the ring of Gyges, found in a brazen horse- has been thought to confer invisibility. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  3. He was growing from day to day less patient of Claudia's invisibility, and he expressed his feeling very plainly one day to Rickmansworth, whom he happened to encounter in the outer lobby, as the noble lord was finding his way to the unwonted haunt of the House of Lords, thereto attracted by a debate on the proper precautions it behooved the nation to take against pleuro- pneumonia. – Father Stafford by Anthony Hope
  4. Then an answering missive of steel would whine away into the populated invisibility in front of us. – "And they thought we wouldn't fight" by Floyd Gibbons
  5. What woman who possessed a ring conferring invisibility on its wearer, would dare to put it on, and move about among her friends? – The Friendships of Women by William Rounseville Alger
  6. With the cloaks of invisibility removed, they were welcomed by Dantor, a tall white- haired Rulan who was startlingly like his son. – The Copper-Clad World by Harl Vincent
  7. I will cover you with the cloak of invisibility,- so that you may come in safety to the house of the great Paul Lessingham. – The Beetle A Mystery by Richard Marsh
  8. I'll forgive you if you'll tell me how he manages- to attain invisibility? – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  9. The magic goes in seven- hour lots, said Gerald; your invisibility was twenty- one hours, mine fourteen, Eliza's seven. – The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit
  10. Each successive day this object rose higher and higher above the horizon before the moment of sunrise, and its lustre increased with the distance; then again it would draw in towards the sun, and return for many months to invisibility. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  11. Their defense- invisibility, and a mere isolation barrage so that we could not harm them with our tower rays while they kept beyond range. – Tarrano the Conqueror by Raymond King Cummings
  12. Now the limit of invisibility did not exist for the witch's favourites. – Fairy Tales from the German Forests by Margaret Arndt