Usage examples for phenomenon

  1. She recoiled quickly and started in another direction but the same phenomenon occurred again. – The Idol of Paris by Sarah Bernhardt
  2. During the time that he was on his feet, Dick noticed that the phenomenon which had so puzzled him ceased. – Among Malay Pirates And Other Tales Of Adventure And Peril by G. A. Henty
  3. A phenomenon like the Ripples, is impossible. – The Star Lord by Boyd Ellanby
  4. Your Aunt Beulah presents a peculiar phenomenon these days. – Turn About Eleanor by Ethel M. Kelley
  5. If this were true, it would make the cowbird only half parasitical- an unheard- of phenomenon. – Ways of Nature by John Burroughs
  6. But on what does this phenomenon, so big with consequences, itself depend? – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  7. The entire phenomenon had finally ceased, however, greatly to her relief. – As It Was in the Beginning by Philip Verrill Mighels
  8. A strange phenomenon here took place. – Yankee Ships and Yankee Sailors: Tales of 1812 by James Barnes
  9. The reality of the phenomenon, however, is in dispute. – The Story of the Mind by James Mark Baldwin
  10. It is an interesting phenomenon. – The Gods are Athirst by Anatole France
  11. Up went the car- window, and out went her own head and one shoulder, the better to obtain a view of the phenomenon. – Gypsy's Cousin Joy by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
  12. Magnetic currents are therefore not essential to this phenomenon. – New and Original Theories of the Great Physical Forces by Henry Raymond Rogers
  13. This phenomenon was connected with the satellites of Jupiter, and the astronomer's name was Roemer. – Pioneers of Science by Oliver Lodge
  14. " She does not love me," said Switzer as if stunned by the utterly inexplicable phenomenon. – The Major by Ralph Connor
  15. Yet behind such a phenomenon there is meaning. – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore