Usage examples for several

  1. Philippa was silent for several moments. – The Zeppelin's Passenger by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. And something did happen here in Deptford; in fact, there were several things. – John and Betty's History Visit by Margaret Williamson
  3. I've done it for several years. – Ethel Hollister's Second Summer as a Campfire Girl by Irene Elliott Benson
  4. By the way, I wonder what became of Christina's and Munoz's several children. – Secret Memoirs: The Story of Louise, Crown Princess by Henry W. Fischer
  5. " Yes, do tell us," cried several. – The Rebel of the School by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  6. It was several hours before the boy returned. – Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad by Various
  7. That should give us several hours. – Wilt Thou Torchy by Sewell Ford
  8. " I have been in his office several times since we got home. – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  9. It is nothing of a walk out to Booyseus, and besides, there are several omnibuses in the course of the day. – The Sign of the Spider by Bertram Mitford
  10. " You have several minutes yet," Saunders answered. – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  11. Several people who haven't been here before are goin'. – The Motor Maid by Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
  12. He went up and down the room several times, and then came and stood by her side again. – Janet's Love and Service by Margaret M Robertson
  13. I see several, I think." – The Boy Hunters by Captain Mayne Reid
  14. " He has been to see papa several times. – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  15. Didn't he tell you that he had a wife and several children? – Yollop by George Barr McCutcheon
  16. But you have been engaged several years, haven't you, Mary? – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  17. Several men were standing over her chair. – The Master Mummer by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  18. Several said " How true- how true indeed!" – Ma Pettengill by Harry Leon Wilson
  19. 183 Author several vols. – A Brief Handbook of English Authors by Oscar Fay Adams