Usage examples for uncovered

  1. Only a little crown on her high- rolled hair, and her splendid chest all uncovered to the Arctic cold. – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
  2. The third day the eruption ceased, so that the mountain made its appearance uncovered, to the no small astonishment of every one who saw it. – Observations on Mount Vesuvius, Mount Etna, and Other Volcanos by William Hamilton
  3. Admiral Bruix relaxed his hold on his sword, and, with uncovered head, awaited in silence the result of this terrible scene. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  4. Dixon uncovered the first, and Anderson looked steadily down at the face underneath. – Lady Merton, Colonist by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  5. But the fishermen knew that the Bell Rock was underneath the foam, and that in less than an hour its jagged peaks would be left uncovered by the falling tide. – The Lighthouse by Robert Ballantyne
  6. Her head was uncovered and gleamed golden in the radiance. – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  7. The rest stood about him uncovered, and maintained such a profound silence that, in spite of his reading in a low tone, it was apparent that Padre Salvi's voice was trembling. – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal
  8. Then he uncovered the plate: " See!" – Paris from the Earliest Period to the Present Day; Volume 1 by William Walton
  9. However, they were uncovered, but none of their faces excited my desires. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  10. Thompson uncovered his face. – The Gray Mask by Wadsworth Camp
  11. This and the upper part of the sides remained uncovered by the mound of earth which was always heaped round the tomb. – Rough Stone Monuments and Their Builders by T. Eric Peet
  12. Eventually they got started toward home and had driven many miles before Miriam noticed that her uncovered hair was blowing in the wind, and remembered that she had left the ranch without notice and that all her things were there. – Eve to the Rescue by Ethel Hueston
  13. She uncovered her eyes with a little tremulous laugh, and lifted them to his. – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  14. I left him all uncovered, and he'll take his death of cold, even if he doesn't roll out. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  15. No part of the dress was visible- nothing except the head and neck, which was uncovered, and over which fell the chestnut curls, whose companion so recently lay seething and scorching on the burning coals. – 'Lena Rivers by Mary J. Holmes
  16. Then you have uncovered that secret?" – Invaders from the Infinite by John Wood Campbell
  17. When a boy he had been invited to put on his hat in the presence chamber, while Howards and Seymours stood uncovered round him. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  18. The rain beat upon her uncovered head, the cold wind blew in her face- she felt neither. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming