Usage examples for tempest

  1. Every man of their own who was wounded they carried carefully back through the tempest in No Man's Land. – Letters from France by C. E. W. Bean
  2. Timid as she may be, her light bark bounds to meet the tempest. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. For there might have been a tempest and lightning every day, and no thanks to the king that there was not. – A Boy's Ride by Gulielma Zollinger
  4. And then the lowering tempest in Judge Maxwell's face broke. – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  5. Finally, threats and promises secured his peaceable return to Spain, where all promises were broken, and his life was tempest- tossed until he died. – Colorado--The Bright Romance of American History by F. C. Grable
  6. At the sound of his anxious voice, at the sight of his troubled face, Sybil turned aside, sank upon the corner of the sofa, dropped her head upon its cushions, and yielded to a tempest of sobs and tears. – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  7. The men laughed, and the ocean, to add to their amusement, raised them up in the fog, the tempest, and the snow to the top of a wave ninety feet high. – Atlantis by Gerhart Hauptmann
  8. The first peal of the tempest, therefore, surprised her as she retreated. – A Little Wizard by Stanley J. Weyman
  9. The tempest had completely scattered Daphne's guests. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  10. And when reason and time had quieted the tempest in my heart, I could not help thinking it very natural that she should be pleased at the prospect of being independent, and of enjoying a fortune. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  11. A few minutes passed, and the tempest of feeling passed with them. – The Captive in Patagonia by Benjamin Franklin Bourne
  12. For during the last fortnight, as it seemed to Ashe, all the winds of tempest had been blowing through his house. – The Marriage of William Ashe by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  13. He had not asked that pill- box to explain itself, but had gone straight on to No. 7. Dave met him on the threshold, in a tempest of excitement, exclaiming: - Oy say, Uncle Mo! – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  14. It was swept on the tempest like a drowning thing caught in a whirlpool. – Bye-Ways by Robert Smythe Hichens
  15. But it is the voice of a century of tempest that passes with you. – Musicians of To-Day by Romain Rolland Commentator: Claude Landi
  16. There was a perfect tempest. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  17. Sleep, Centre to the tempest of my love, And dream thereof, And keep the smile which sleeps within thy face Like sunny eve in some forgotten place! – The Unknown Eros by Coventry Patmore
  18. He had not proceeded far, however, when a tempest rose, and obliged them all to return, and shortly after the giant died. – The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus (Vol. II) by Washington Irving