Usage examples for regained

  1. Sailor Bill saved himself from like treatment by rolling over and over until he had regained his former place. – The Boy Slaves by Mayne Reid
  2. We were restored, in the first place, because other nations dared to make a revolution, and, in the second place, because other nations suffered a counter revolution: in the first place, because our masters were afraid, and, in the second place, because they regained their courage. – Selected Essays by Karl Marx
  3. We had once more regained the street and were walking up- town. – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  4. On recovering from her first alarm the Princess quickly regained her presence of mind. – The Slaves of the Padishah by Mór Jókai
  5. You are free as air- and so am I." She made no answer, but, after a few minutes, when she had regained her self- possession, she said: " The sun is warm on the water- I think we had better return;" and, as they went back, she spoke to him carelessly about the new rage for garden- parties. – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  6. I shook my head; I had already regained both my will- power and the resolution to carry out this adventure to the end. – The Mayor's Wife by Anna Katherine Green
  7. " I am sure, I am delighted, too," said the squire, who had regained his composure but kept his hold on Stamboul's collar. – A Tale of a Lonely Parish by F. Marion Crawford
  8. I regained the deck and stepped over to the pumps. – The Frozen Pirate by W. Clark Russell
  9. He shows how pardon is obtained And paradise may be regained – Poems of James McIntyre by James McIntyre
  10. After the first expression of surprise, Barthelemy's face had regained its cold, unmoved composure. – The Corsair King by Mór Jókai
  11. We regained our composure in a moment, but I was furious at heart. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. Many of the Indians speedily regained their guns which they had concealed in the grass. – Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam by John S. C. Abbott
  13. She had regained her good- humour, and everybody at the table said she had improved fifty per cent. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  14. Olive had regained a measure of her composure, and now she sat erect, and said, eagerly: " Madeline, I have been too much surprised and shocked to think clearly. – Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter by Lawrence L. Lynch
  15. The roar that answered told him that he had regained control of the meeting. – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor
  16. She had let him do it yesterday, but perhaps she had regained her independence in the night. – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  17. Since you're so concerned about Sarah, you'll be relieved to know she's regained consciousness and started to talk. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  18. But at these words Frank regained his composure. – Cynthia Wakeham's Money by Anna Katharine Green
  19. " I thought Dias had gone mad," she said, as she regained her feet. – The Treasure of the Incas by G. A. Henty
  20. But now that Billie had regained her composure, Miss Campbell's spirits began to sink. – The Motor Maids Across the Continent by Katherine Stokes