Usage examples for suggestion

  1. Tuppy made a suggestion: " Why not take out one of the cars and drive over to Kingham and get the key from Seppings?" – Right Ho, Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
  2. Fear in man is a result of repeated suggestion, to which low health- tone is a natural invitation. – Mastery of Self by Frank Channing Haddock
  3. " There is just this suggestion I would like to make. – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  4. After a time they sent for the leaders of each side and made a suggestion in the form of a compromise. – From Crow-Scaring to Westminster; an Autobiography by George Edwards M.P., O.B.E.
  5. But I'll make another suggestion. – The Bittermeads Mystery by E. R. Punshon
  6. After Rita's suggestion he did feel uncomfortable. – A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties by Charles Major
  7. The young chap arose then to follow the suggestion, but ignored the query. – "I Conquered" by Harold Titus
  8. Before any one spoke the dozen men in the room had had ample time to consider this suggestion. – Six Feet Four by Jackson Gregory
  9. " Good suggestion," cried Henry. – A Little Book for Christmas by Cyrus Townsend Brady
  10. At least, I don't think it would look quite decent for you to fly back without your father, at his suggestion," said Christie coldly. – Devil's Ford by Bret Harte
  11. Aware that this was a matter which would not permit of even suggestion on his part, Singleton soon found an excuse to take leave of Warden. – The Trail Horde by Charles Alden Seltzer
  12. The suggestion rushed quickly to her mind; but the answer to it came as quickly. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  13. " I declare, Dora," he said, " that is a good practical suggestion. – The Girl at Cobhurst by Frank Richard Stockton
  14. That's a joke, folks, not a suggestion. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  15. This was a rather foolish suggestion and simply proved how little the man knew about the subject. – Stammering, Its Cause and Cure by Benjamin Nathaniel Bogue