Usage examples for painless

  1. Nov 9.- No great change- a happy painless state, the mind very feeble, its power gone, but peaceful, loving, full of patience, faith, and thankfulness. – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare
  2. Death is often peaceful and almost painless. – The Pleasures of Life by Sir John Lubbock
  3. And yet I did not rise, but just lay still, heavy with a strange, painless inertia, over which I puzzled in a vague, weak way. – A Day Of Fate by E. P. Roe
  4. It had been a short, painless struggle- almost a falling asleep. – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner
  5. He cherished his slavery, for it happened to be painless, and supplied him with a certain dignity which would otherwise have been difficult to secure. – This Is the End by Stella Benson
  6. A very painless and easy death too; I couldn't myself wish for a better one. – Philistia by Grant Allen
  7. Didn't she have a singing teacher, a painless dentist, a crayon- portrait artist and a condemned murderer on her payroll this very minute, all because the able- bodied punchers had gone over to see that nasty little Belgium didn't ever again attack Germany in that ruthless way? – Ma Pettengill by Harry Leon Wilson
  8. The hour, the scene, and the near- approaching separation of the two young friends, had filled their hearts with a pleasant, though at the same time not painless excitement. – Hyperion by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  9. It would have been more humane to have put the misguided brute to a painless end. – The Sign of the Spider by Bertram Mitford
  10. A rare few of these because they are so richly endowed with maternal potence that the subconscious processes have remained, as Nature doubtless intended, for the most part subconscious and painless. – Feminism and Sex-Extinction by Arabella Kenealy
  11. She sighed a gentle, painless sigh, and smiled again like a saint. – David Elginbrod by George MacDonald
  12. " Twilight sleep" is a recent term which has become associated in the public mind with " painless labor." – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  13. Some one would have to watch by her dying bed, as she in her youth had watched by the dying bed of her own mother, till the slow months wore on to years, before her tired eyes closed at last in painless rest. – Eunice by Margaret Murray Robertson
  14. The favorable claims made for " twilight sleep" are: 1. That eighty to ninety per cent of all women who use this method can be carried through a practically painless labor. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  15. This was no painless stage stumble, but one with real bruises and a real thud. – The Good Comrade by Una L. Silberrad
  16. You've taught me the difference between real work, and the painless imitation of it that a lot of us women spend our lives on- between doing something because it's got to be done and is up to you, and- finding something to do to spend the time. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster