Usage examples for rather

  1. I- I would rather not. – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  2. I had rather that you would go home. – Nancy A Novel by Rhoda Broughton
  3. It really doesn't matter at all, but I thought that you two would rather be alone. – Lola by Owen Davis
  4. Rather speak of my love. – The White Squaw by Mayne Reid
  5. Rather take it away! – Andersen's Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen
  6. Andrassy is rather old and tired. – Face to Face with Kaiserism by James W. Gerard
  7. Oh, yes, I should rather think so." – Fortitude by Hugh Walpole
  8. Say rather, my dear friend, why should any one believe it? – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  9. " Oh, both, I fancy," said Dunn, rather pleased with his own courage. – Corporal Cameron by Ralph Connor
  10. I would rather be there than in any other place I can think of. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  11. He took it rather quickly- almost too quickly. – The Son of his Father by Ridgwell Cullum
  12. " I would rather not marry, if that were true," she said. – Washington Square by Henry James
  13. " I should think he might have made love rather well," she said. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope
  14. I would rather come with you. – Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley
  15. I would rather know that he's a man. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  16. I rather like him. – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  17. And aren't you- rather out of place?" – A Man's Hearth by Eleanor M. Ingram
  18. Or, rather, it is just because of that. – Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose by Grant Allen
  19. Rather would the Poknees say as I'd killed my dear one. – Red Money by Fergus Hume