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Usage examples for originally

  1. But Ashe believed that originally Warington had not been in love with her at all. – The Marriage of William Ashe by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  2. The course of study was originally arranged for three years, but since 1862 requires four. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  3. Originally educated for maternity they had to be re- educated for service. – City of Endless Night by Milo Hastings
  4. It shows that they must originally have been formed on shore, and then floated away by some unusually high- tide or commotion of the sea. – Old Jack by W.H.G. Kingston
  5. But important as this capital may have been, its connection with the hand- symbol proves that it was originally one of four minor centres and formed but a part of a greater whole. – The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall
  6. These Cossacks were originally from the Don, and were sent by the government to defend the frontiers of the Volga against the incursions of the nomades. – Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c. by Xavier Hommaire de Hell
  7. Here Godwin is introducing into English thinking an idea originally French. – Shelley, Godwin and Their Circle by H. N. Brailsford
  8. He included a number of sketches originally published with the Frog, also a selection from the " Memoranda" and Buffalo Express contributions, and he put in the story of Auntie Cord, with some matter which had never hitherto appeared. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  9. I must re- state to your Lordships, because I wish you never to forget, that this Committee of Revenue was, in their own opinion, and from their own certain knowledge and mere motion, if motion can be attributed originally to instruments, mere tools; that they knew that they were tools in the hands of Gunga Govind Sing. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. X. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  10. This had originally been about three miles in extent, but above two- thirds of it were now carried. – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  11. Under these conditions what happens to such a sentiment as the love of country, originally natural and healthy? – The Forerunners by Romain Rolland
  12. He was not quite so obstinate about the whole thing as he had originally been, and a kind of hopeless bewilderment showed itself upon his face. – The Heart of a Woman by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  13. To satisfy a whim- originally it was no more than that, Mrs. Ames had assured Hunter many times- she had asked her husband to buy it for her some fifty years ago. – The Cartels Jungle by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
  14. Max Petrovitch was his real name, and my sister originally met him at the house of friends in town. – Christina by L. G. Moberly
  15. The former are thought to have been originally Gonds. – Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3) An Historical Sketch by Charles Eliot
  16. It does not even occupy its own old site, for the building originally lay well back from the High Street. – The Charm of Oxford by J. Wells
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