Usage examples for observations

  1. So to my office to set down these two or three days' journall, and to close the last year therein, and so that being done, home to supper, and to bed, with great pleasure talking and discoursing with my wife of our late observations abroad. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. I had not heard his voice; he hadn't talked much, and his few observations had been murmured into the ears of his next neighbours. – Grey Roses by Henry Harland
  3. Two further observations are natural. – Jeremiah by George Adam Smith
  4. For that reason, perhaps, my observations may have been at fault. – The Great Impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  5. Jane made no moral observations. – A Prairie Infanta by Eva Wilder Brodhead
  6. We approach, at length, Sir, to a more important part of the honorable gentleman's observations. – Select Speeches of Daniel Webster by Daniel Webster
  7. It is located in a palace near the Binnenhof, and there it was that I made my observations upon the Dutch character. – Holland, v. 1 (of 2) by Edmondo de Amicis
  8. For many days no observations had been possible. – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  9. These observations of Claude's had a remarkable effect. – Fragments of an Autobiography by Felix Moscheles
  10. He tells us that the account of his scientific observations was added at this time. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  11. It may be said that the men had more training in scientific observations and the task was therefore slightly easier for them than for most of the women. – Psychology and Social Sanity by Hugo Münsterberg
  12. The following is a set of observations which bear this out. – Colour Measurement and Mixture by W. de W. Abney
  13. You will readily perceive, that there are particulars in these printed observations, which it would not be proper to suffer to become public. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  14. Some idea of the amount of work that he did in preparing himself for the observations that were to result in his discovery may be gathered from details of his earlier career. – Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh
  15. Let us make our observations. – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  16. Since yesterday there has been a change for the better, so now I hope to push along with my observations. – Memoir of William Watts McNair by J. E. Howard
  17. Atalantis, Plato's observations on. – The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus (Vol. II) by Washington Irving
  18. But before we do so there are two preliminary observations worth making. – The Character of the British Empire by Ramsay Muir
  19. There is, it seems to me, an unfortunate tendency to think that our observations upon these cases are comparatively recent. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  20. According to my own observations, there ought to be more, no doubt on account of the increase of the population, so that the average school population may boldly be put at four thousand. – Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales by Leo Tolstoy