Usage examples for unaffected

  1. My experience is that honest, unaffected people do not change in the long run." – Molly Brown's Orchard Home by Nell Speed
  2. Estelle hoped to hear her friend say to Gerald something to the effect that she was in no mood for a social call; but Aurora welcomed the visitor with unaffected warmth and sat down in her hat to talk with him. – Aurora the Magnificent by Gertrude Hall
  3. His especial gift was for allegory, the single form of imaginative fiction which he would not have considered trivial, and his especial instrument was plain, unaffected Saxon prose. – Bunyan by James Anthony Froude
  4. " And I have been wondering," she continued with unaffected candor, " what you must be thinking of me." – The Black Bag by Louis Joseph Vance
  5. It is hard to witness a bold man's terror and remain unaffected by it; and I confess I trembled. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  6. That part of your letter where you spoke of your loneliness among the people at the boarding- house seemed to me to be quite simple and unaffected – Here and Hereafter by Barry Pain
  7. But Mr. Ziegler's sensibility was apparently quite unaffected – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  8. The impressive effect of this remarkable group is universally conceded; no one can stand before it unaffected by its grand and solemn beauty. – Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia by Maturin M. Ballou
  9. Wholly unaffected she talked with him as she would have talked with any stranger, and still there was in her manner a certain coldness for which he could not account. – 'Lena Rivers by Mary J. Holmes
  10. Yet Velleius had two real merits; the eye of the trained soldier for character, and an unaffected if not a very intelligent, interest in literature. – Latin Literature by J. W. Mackail
  11. Seeing that he remained unaffected by her display of this virtue, she added, " Don't you think he was very handsome?" – A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories by William D. Howells
  12. The lines are unaffected and very touching, full of that deep affection which united the brothers in the closest intimacy, and of the tenderest love for the mother whom he was leaving to see no more. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  13. The child was evidently natural and thoroughly unaffected without either timidity or rustic bashfulness. – Won from the Waves by W.H.G. Kingston
  14. We add no more than to offer our unaffected sympathy to his family. –  by
  15. Theron lifted his brows in unaffected surprise, and put inquiry into his glance. – The Damnation of Theron Ware by Harold Frederic
  16. To Mrs. Lansdale's unaffected regret, and amazement as well, the gentleman returned the following morning to say that he was about to leave for New York, but that he would actually pay one hundred and seventy- eight dollars for the stuff. – The Boss of Little Arcady by Harry Leon Wilson
  17. In spite of all she had been through since, Joyce, at the bottom of her heart, was just the same as she had been in the old days- impulsive, joyous, and utterly unaffected – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges
  18. This depth of emotion was entirely unaffected and secured for her the peculiar reverence of the sacred sisters. – Madame Roland, Makers of History by John S. C. Abbott
  19. The loss of its illustrious victim had veiled the nation in unaffected grief. – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  20. In private life Materna is simple and unaffected – Famous Singers of To-day and Yesterday by Henry C. Lahee