Usage examples for tranquil

  1. While distinctly a thoughtful face, good- humor and a tranquil spirit were the two things most clearly written. – The Pines of Lory by John Ames Mitchell
  2. However, the closed lids, and the head resting calmly against the back of the high chair made a tranquil picture. – The Pines of Lory by John Ames Mitchell
  3. Johnny grows more tranquil and we converse about his family history, talking in a frank, confidential manner. – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  4. The morning star shone tranquil on our right. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  5. Remain tranquil my friend! – The Bell-Ringer of Angel's and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  6. On Earth, however, things became less and less tranquil with every day that passed. – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith
  7. So extreme was her dread of Mrs. Warwick, that she drove from the London railway station to see Constance and be reassured by her tranquil aspect. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. I have sent word to several posts along the road that we are coming by the night train, so that Monsieur le Major will rest tranquil till we meet. – Kitty's Class Day And Other Stories by Louisa M. Alcott
  9. Ah, Helen, better it were the glass had been broken then; it may show you, in after years, a face disdainful of its own marvellous beauty, or tranquil in its superb indifference, according to your varying mood; but a happy one- never any more. – Barren Honour: A Novel by George A. Lawrence
  10. One of them is that the sight of a risen Christ will make life calm and tranquil – Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V) by Alexander Maclaren
  11. What they want is hard work and tranquil minds. – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  12. She had to go on steadily under the banner of a tranquil face, and now the moor and the winds that played on it had made that going easier. – Moor Fires by E. H. (Emily Hilda) Young
  13. She withdrew her hand from his now, but with a sinking at heart which did not appear to her reasonable because the surroundings were so tranquil – The Mormon Prophet by Lily Dougall
  14. Our Marie is beautiful, wise, and good, and through her you will yet have tranquil happiness. – Old Fritz and the New Era by Louise Muhlbach
  15. Whitney watched him with tranquil interest. – Johnstone of the Border by Harold Bindloss
  16. A heavy, tranquil man. – 'Twixt Land & Sea by Joseph Conrad
  17. A soft and tranquil resignation took its place. – Confessions of Boyhood by John Albee
  18. " I suppose you were afraid I wouldn't live," he suggested, in his tranquil fashion. – Mark Twain, A Biography, Vol. 1, Part 1, 1835-1866 The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine
  19. " If the right mood is upon you, you write on;" in other words, if you have once well lighted your spirit- lamp, it will go on burning so long as any spirit is left in it, for the air is so tranquil that nothing comes to blow it out. – The Intellectual Life by =Philip Gilbert Hamerton
  20. Master fell into tranquil silence. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda