Usage examples for simulation

  1. Yet, even now, dignity was not his prevalent characteristic; and in ordinary occasions, or mixed society, he still found a familiar frankness a more useful species of simulation – Alice, or The Mysteries, Book III by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  2. The men are taken in hand by the amiable sergeant major and taught to yell and roar, and growl and snarl, to simulate the most murderous passion, and the simulation of a husky youth in his twenties of a murderous passion is realistic enough to make your flesh creep; for the very simulation produces the passion, as every wise man's son doth know. – The Martial Adventures of Henry and Me by William Allen White
  3. Brown hadn't official instructions to order their use, but Joe put one on himself, set for full Earth- gravity simulation – Space Tug by Murray Leinster
  4. Mark scowled in surly unbelief, or surly simulation – The Rustler of Wind River by G. W. Ogden
  5. And the same great man says, that dissimulation is only to hide our own cards, whereas simulation is put on, in order to look into other people's. – Letters to His Son, 1749 by The Earl of Chesterfield
  6. It was no acting, this, no skilful simulation her head sank upon his shoulder, and true passion spoke in every line of that beautiful surrendered form, as it leaned against her lover's. – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  7. Secondly, positive simulation is what comes of an unlawful willingness to compromise in the matter of avowing and publishing them. – On Compromise by John Morley
  8. I have never known if your mother really got to loving me again, or if she has raised a great monument of simulation and devotion upon a pedestal of shame and remorse. – We Three by Gouverneur Morris
  9. Neurotic Simulation of Epilepsy. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  10. To suppose simulation would be to accord to telepathy too much skill in the arts of deceit. – Mrs. Piper & the Society for Psychical Research by Michael Sage
  11. Lady Mary's was no simulation of despair. – Belles and Ringers by Hawley Smart
  12. He stretched out a long, yellow arm in simulation of contented weariness. – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
  13. There remained the possibility that Anderson might be capable of simulation – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  14. The Joey's intuitive and portable design, she told him, was what had inspired her to develop the speech recognition and simulation interface software. – Undo-a-Novel-By-Joe-Hutsko by Hutsko, Joe
  15. Still, I will presume to point out that the simulation by a policeman of the ordinary character of a friend of the family and fellow- rejoicer, is a rather reprehensible trap to catch a sleeping weasel, since those whose honesty is not invariably above par may be lulled into the false security by his civilian get- up. – Baboo Jabberjee, B.A. by F. Anstey
  16. The gates stood wide open, and the pony turned in as by an accustomed route, and crawled through them with that simulation of complete exhaustion that is the gift of lazy ponies. – Further Experiences of an Irish R.M. by E. OEnone Somerville Martin Ross
  17. His glance skimmed the white figure at the lonely table, the eyes of the woman were lifted for an instant, revealing a flash of their new light, and in a moment the two were dancing again, moving up and down the room, in and out between the tables with their original easy grace; but this time the woman's lips were parted and her eyelids drooped in a clever simulation of enjoyment. – Max by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  18. " No," said Gray with a slight simulation of carelessness. – The Bell-Ringer of Angel's and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  19. For Simulation is difficult to the eye. – Hints for Lovers by Arnold Haultain