Usage examples for masked

  1. In the eyes of France, in the eyes of Europe, the 2nd of December is still masked. – Napoleon the Little by Victor Hugo
  2. In fact, what can well be more tiresome than a place where you find persons masked, without wit or humour? – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon
  3. With a step aside, the Chancellor let the light from the hanging lamp in the hall shine full upon Leopold's face, hitherto masked in shadow. – The Princess Virginia by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  4. Everybody was closely masked. – The Twins of Table Mountain and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  5. There was a thud, a howl, and a mouth masked with liquid red gasped to the sun and was seen no more. – Mary Magdalen by Edgar Saltus
  6. They hurried to the edge of the highway, careful to keep masked by the palmetto, and watched. – The Flaming Mountain by Harold Leland Goodwin
  7. Quick, cries every masked member of the Ways and Means. – The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  8. The Duke of Richmond celebrated a similar occasion with a masked ball and music- the vocal parts performed by many of the nobility, in fancy dress. –  by
  9. He had to cross the broad marble landing, whence a masked door led to the narrow winding steps by which he ascended to the upper story. – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  10. At that moment another man, similarly attired, armed, and masked, joined the other at the door. – A Queen's Error by Henry Curties
  11. The king has commanded that, besides the masked ball which is to take place in the opera- house, and to which the public are invited, another shall be arranged here in the castle on the day before the betrothal of the Princess Ulrica." – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  12. A masked ball the old Duchess is giving in honour of Princess Ena. – The Car of Destiny by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  13. I offered her mine, which was one of the largest, and, after consulting a masked person who accompanied her, she accepted. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  14. Some masked men pick up the body. – First Fam'lies of the Sierras by Joaquin Miller
  15. As for the other, she's a very genteel woman, but whether old or young, ugly or handsome, I can't pretend to say, for she was masked. – The Adventures of Sir Launcelot Greaves by Tobias Smollett
  16. He invited M. de Luxembourg to supper, and after that meal was over, masked him according to his fancy. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  17. But of course his real feelings are only respectfully masked, and, let her be in any danger or real discomfort, or let any language be uttered unseemly for her ears, and we know what promptly happens. – Vanishing Roads and Other Essays by Richard Le Gallienne
  18. All the dancers were masked. – In Indian Mexico (1908) by Frederick Starr
  19. But the look of thinly- masked resentment which succeeded told of what had been in her mind since she encountered him in the company of Cecily. – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  20. Two men were standing on the threshold, both in evening dress, both masked. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard