Usage examples for phenomenal

  1. The tremendous change in woman's position, wrought by that mighty factor, is indeed phenomenal when we reflect that it is but a short time since she has entered the industrial arena. – Anarchism and Other Essays by Emma Goldman
  2. That best was not a phenomenal one, and Roland, as her husband and business agent, received no extraordinary amount of respect. – A Singer from the Sea by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  3. The uproar when this is happening is phenomenal – Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Washington Cable
  4. An English mystic, for example, states in a recent article that Mysticism is always and necessarily extra- phenomenal and that the man who tries to elucidate the visible by means of the invisible is no true mystic; still less, of course, the man who tries to elucidate the invisible by means of the visible. – Nature Mysticism by J. Edward Mercer
  5. I attributed her phenomenal individualism, first to her unpedestaled idol, Rev. – Revisiting the Earth by James Langdon Hill
  6. I shall simply make way with you, body and bones, And that with phenomenal speed! – Grimm Tales Made Gay by Guy Wetmore Carryl
  7. Such colossal conceit prejudiced me in advance and I must confess I felt a little curiosity to hear this " phenomenal organ." – Memoirs of an American Prima Donna by Clara Louise Kellogg
  8. As if to mock him, the season was one of phenomenal prosperity; it was a " mackerel year" to be dated from. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  9. She is developing the most phenomenal detective instinct. – Dear Enemy by Jean Webster
  10. After a phenomenal spell of fine weather in that storm- swept latitude, the atmosphere was transparent and bright as that of Stornoway on a clear day in December. – The Captain of the Kansas by Louis Tracy
  11. This latter must be regarded as the reality, and basis of all that is relative and phenomenal – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  12. It was simply a picture that he saw- a natural, phenomenal representation. – Telepathy and the Subliminal Self by R. Osgood Mason
  13. I hid from her the anxiety that lurked near my heart, and endeavored to interest her by advancing several theories upon the phenomenal appearance of the planet's surface. – Zarlah the Martian by R. Norman Grisewood
  14. Such promotion was phenomenal even in the Mexican war, and none of his West Point comrades made so great a stride in rank. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  15. However, he had a phenomenal memory. – My Memories of Eighty Years by Chauncey M. Depew
  16. We need only reverse the original argument and appeal directly to the phenomenal character of space and time and of what is contained in them. – Kant's Theory of Knowledge by Harold Arthur Prichard
  17. Hence, the world known to the senses could be nothing other than mere phenomenal appearance. – Nature Mysticism by J. Edward Mercer
  18. Porter had occasionally scored phenomenal successes, until his legitimate credit as a man of business was reinforced by this reputation. – The Main Chance by Meredith Nicholson
  19. This phenomenal valley is not to be fully explained offhand; as Griggs says, there are many problems to work out. – The Book of the National Parks by Robert Sterling Yard
  20. It was a phenomenal shot, and with luck on the kick would have gone straight to the pin. – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan