Usage examples for outpouring

  1. " I'm not such a fool as that," Fred replied carelessly, and then the outpouring of coal put an end to further conversation. – Down the Slope by James Otis
  2. Likewise answering them, that had been an impulsive outpouring and brimming over, now was a very slightly laboured squeezing. – This Freedom by A. S. M. Hutchinson
  3. Simon uttered a howl of rage, and, as with his feet in the water he was not able to reach the boy, he heaped curses and abuse upon him, and not alone on him, but on his father and mother, till his voice was hoarse, and he was exhausted with this outpouring of his wrath. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  4. If, then, the promise of the Teacher of righteousness and of the outpouring of the Spirit be, in substance, Messianic, so, the judgment too must, in substance, bear a Messianic character. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1 by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg
  5. A sense came over them all that they had among them a head on whom they might rest their cares; and as the black bonnet and veil were taken off, and they saw a sweet fair, motherly face beaming on them from the white plain- bordered cap, they gathered round with an outpouring of confidence, small and great, while Mr. Audley went upstairs to announce what he had done. – The Pillars of the House, V1 by Charlotte M. Yonge
  6. She shrank in spirit and heart before Noll's horrible outpouring; yet was she at the same time steady and undisturbed. – The Sea Bride by Ben Ames Williams
  7. Streets, stores, saloons, and dance halls were swarming with the outpouring of the ranches and the mines, men who drank abundantly but in the main a rollicking, good- natured lot. – The Red-Blooded Heroes of the Frontier by Edgar Beecher Bronson
  8. The incessant yells of laughter- the screams of the children, and the outpouring of every species of sarcasm and ridicule, at my expense, were not all- for, as I emerged from the porte- chochere I saw Isabella in the window: her eyes were red with weeping; but no sooner had she beheld me, than she broke out into a fit of laughter that was audible even in the street. – The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete by Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
  9. But before that takes place, comes the Pentecost outpouring, filling out the Joel prophecy in spirit, but not in the full measure. – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  10. We left the Plaza Hotel and presently were amid the throng of outpouring congregations. – 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
  11. His " Journal" is the artless outpouring of wounded vanity and brings us close to the heart of the hero- worshipper and his hero. – The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2) by John Holland Rose
  12. Even in her earliest years, her careless and occasionally undignified levity was but the joyous outpouring of a pure innocence of heart that, as it meant no evil, suspected none; while it was ever blended with a kindness and courtesy which sprung from a genuine benevolence. – The Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France by Charles Duke Yonge
  13. To every outpouring of my love she answered that she was quite ready to become my wife, and that such was to be the limit of my wishes; when she condescended to add that she suffered as much as I did myself, she thought she had bestowed upon me the greatest of favours. – 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. Miss Pim, who arrived with professional, calculating eye, answered her outpouring of questions by a magnificent gesture of disdain. – The Salamander by Owen Johnson
  15. In vain did the whole crew strain at the pumps, while the outpouring water from the spouts froze on the deck as it fell- the water gained steadily and orders to save the cargo were given. – True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World by Adolphus W. Greely
  16. There is indeed something divine in an almost ceaseless outpouring of creative energy. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  17. At first perhaps the necessity galled him a little, but it is now as easily borne, nay, is as irrepressible a habit as the outpouring of inconsiderate talk. – Impressions of Theophrastus Such by George Eliot
  18. Can such a generous outpouring of material and spiritual treasures be accounted for on any hypothesis other than a recognition of the great world's needs and a firm belief that those needs can be best satisfied thru an educated leadership? – On the Firing Line in Education by Adoniram Judson Ladd
  19. During this outpouring of her child's soul Mrs. Jocelyn was much agitated, and wiped tear after tear from her eyes. – Without a Home by E. P. Roe
  20. I have put this in here lest I forget to make mention of the fact, that in what the Britishers set down as a victory they lost twice and a half as many men as we, and all that had been gained by this outpouring of blood were the hastily constructed works which we had thrown up on Breed's hill. – The Minute Boys of Boston by James Otis