Usage examples for reverie

  1. Banks started from his gloomy reverie. – The Ancient Law by Ellen Glasgow
  2. It startled Tess from her reverie. – Tess of the Storm Country by Grace Miller White
  3. The traveller fell into a reverie. – Coningsby by Benjamin Disraeli
  4. My pearl of snow- white, he murmured as in a dreamy reverie he subdued the light of his great black eyes. – The Confessions of a Beachcomber by E J Banfield
  5. Perhaps you cannot yourself recall how your reverie commenced? – The Adventure of the Cardboard Box by Arthur Conan Doyle
  6. Suddenly Captain Elisha was awakened from his reverie by hearing his friend utter an exclamation. – Cap'n Warren's Wards by Joseph C. Lincoln
  7. " Well, good night, mamma," said Blanche, breaking in upon her mother's reverie. – Belles and Ringers by Hawley Smart
  8. Lady Bassett's return interrupted her reverie. – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  9. He seemed to awake out of a little reverie. – Oddsfish! by Robert Hugh Benson
  10. Henri came out of a reverie to explain to Sara Lee. – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  11. She starts from her reverie. – Wagner's Tristan und Isolde by George Ainslie Hight
  12. It was usually when some particularly delightful reverie occupied his mind that his face took on that especial expression. – Christopher and the Clockmakers by Sara Ware Bassett
  13. Rastignac almost fell into a reverie at that point. – Rastignac the Devil by Philip José Farmer
  14. Then, in a reverie, he pictured the day he had just spent. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  15. Presently, in the midst of her reverie, she heard a step outside, and saw Sir William Farrell approaching the gate. – Missing by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  16. As he sat thus in reverie, the door softly opened, and Alma looked in upon him. – The Whirlpool by George Gissing
  17. Then, and not for the first time, I fell into an uneasy reverie that had to do with Pierre, and I asked myself: 'What will become of the little boy? – The Story of a Child by Pierre Loti
  18. The distant crash brought Lyveden out of a sleep- ridden reverie. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  19. He stood a moment as though lost in some reverie then chuckled. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover