Usage examples for mutual

  1. He has enough for his wants, and they have enough for their wants, and there is mutual good- will there and peace and happiness. – Around the World with Josiah Allen's Wife by Marietta Holley
  2. They knew each other well, and each knew things of the other which inspired them with mutual fear. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. The confidence must be mutual, Master Pycroft." – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  4. I felt that as far as I was concerned the surprise would be mutual; I had had nothing but misfortune since ten o'clock that morning, and there seemed no reason to believe that the tide had turned. – Further Experiences of an Irish R.M. by E. OEnone Somerville Martin Ross
  5. A mutual need,- or the seeing of it. – The Other Girls by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  6. Friends may introduce friends at the house of a mutual acquaintance; but, as a rule, it is better to be introduced by the mistress of the house. – Routledge's Manual of Etiquette by George Routledge
  7. And this affectionate mention of their mutual home almost consoled the wife for the smile he bestowed on their beautiful guest while speaking. – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  8. It was part of their mutual plan to thus leave him in ignorance. – The Case and The Girl by Randall Parrish
  9. In any case you and Gerald Arkel- you won't mind the frankness being mutual, will you? – A Woman's Burden by Fergus Hume
  10. It will be to our mutual advantage. – On Nothing & Kindred Subjects by Hilaire Belloc
  11. Then they left their lovers and flew to one another for mutual protection. – Dame Care by Hermann Sudermann
  12. True, during our brief acquaintance, he showed a most active dislike for me; but I assure you it was not mutual. – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  13. I saw them exchange a glance of quiet sympathy and mutual help, like people in trouble, who love one another. – Further Foolishness by Stephen Leacock
  14. The letters on both sides are always full of affection and sympathy, and are written in that spirit of confidence which arises from a deep sense of the value and necessity of mutual support in the troubles of life. – Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by George Biddell Airy
  15. She knew this, although even with her, even in the great intimacy that is born of a great mutual passion, she knew him for a man of naturally deep reserve, who could not perhaps speak all his thoughts to anyone, even to the woman he loved. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  16. And from the first they hoped that all might yet be well, while some among them began to fancy that if Kennedy and Violet should ever be united, it would not be the only close bond between hearts already full of mutual affection. – Julian Home by Dean Frederic W. Farrar
  17. Let our mutual sons go on. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  18. Then she began chatting with Janet about things of mutual interest. – Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager by Burt L. Standish
  19. A drink with a friend, and a little mutual toast, is always a pleasure. – The Box with the Broken Seals by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  20. I became very dear to him, and our regard was mutual. – The Sand-Hills of Jutland by Hans Christian Andersen