Usage examples for unexampled

  1. The unexampled space and richness of their new land had given Americans a century's respite from the universal fate. – Equality by Edward Bellamy
  2. But he had no idea how to handle the unexampled situation with dignity; he realized painfully his own lack of experience, and his over- mastering impulse was to get away while it was still possible to get away. – The Roll-Call by Arnold Bennett
  3. Our situation, you will own, was unexampled: or mine was. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. Your parents are of a most unexampled cruelty. – Clementina by A.E.W. Mason
  5. With their religion looked on as the badge of legal and social inferiority, was it any wonder that priests and people alike, while clinging with unexampled fidelity to their creed, remained altogether cut off from the current of material prosperity? – Ireland In The New Century by Horace Plunkett
  6. That is the fact;- not unexampled in human History. – History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. III. (of XXI.) Frederick The Great--The Hohenzollerns In Brandenburg--1412-1718 by Thomas Carlyle
  7. A vast pity for her took possession of him and he was ashamed of what he now regarded as unexampled meanness of spirit on his own part. – The Prince of Graustark by George Barr McCutcheon
  8. Guiraut Riquier applied to a Northern patron for protection, a proceeding unexampled in troubadour history and the patron he selected was the King of France himself. – The Troubadours by H.J. Chaytor
  9. I decline all attempts to state your Grace's eminent merits in your military character; to represent those brilliant actions, those illustrious achievements, which have attached immortality to the name of Wellington, and which have given to this country a degree of glory unexampled in the annals of this kingdom. – Maxims And Opinions Of Field-Marshal His Grace The Duke Of Wellington, Selected From His Writings And Speeches During A Public Life Of More Than Half A Century by Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
  10. The real Israel of David's day was far different from this, but compared with the days that followed it was indeed a time of unexampled greatness. – The New Theology by R. J. Campbell
  11. I hope it will not be deemed presumptuous in me to take this opportunity of expressing my admiration of the great efforts made by this house and the country at a moment of unexampled pressure and difficulty, in order to support the great scale of operations by which the contest was brought to so fortunate a termination. – Maxims And Opinions Of Field-Marshal His Grace The Duke Of Wellington, Selected From His Writings And Speeches During A Public Life Of More Than Half A Century by Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
  12. Perhaps, had he been less absorbed in his own affairs, he could scarcely have failed to remember how, not yet a year ago, the shabby form of Fred lay on that same sofa from which Susan had announced her new prospects; but in this unexampled revolution of affairs no thought of Fred disturbed his brother, whose mind was thoroughly occupied with the sudden tumult of his own hopes. – The Doctor's Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  13. I think the efforts which are made by the poor in Ireland to get work are absolutely unexampled, and it is a cruel thing that a man who is willing to work should not be able to get it. – An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800 by Mary Frances Cusack
  14. The collection of Tertiary shells from which those descriptions and beautiful figures were taken is almost unexampled for the fine state of preservation of the specimens, and the care with which all the varieties have been compared. – The Antiquity of Man by Charles Lyell
  15. In Sybaris itself, in Corinth, and in Paris, only a few wealthy people could indulge in the irregular lives which the unexampled prosperity of this country opens to the great bulk of the population. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  16. He therefore delayed and avoided any decision on these subjects, in hopes that the declining health of Columbus would soon rid the court of the remonstrances of a suitor, whose unexampled merit was, in their opinion, a sufficient reason for destroying him. – The Columbiad by Joel Barlow
  17. My father was not quite a year and a half older than Dr Johnson; but his conscientious discharge of his laborious duty as a judge in Scotland, where the law proceedings are almost all in writing, a severe complaint which ended in his death, and the loss of my mother, a woman of almost unexampled piety and goodness, had before this time in some degree affected his spirits, and rendered him less disposed to exert his faculties: for he had originally a very strong mind, and cheerful temper. – The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D. by James Boswell
  18. Conditions here are unexampled. – Rose of Dutcher's Coolly by Hamlin Garland
  19. Since that time two or three generations of men had passed away, but they had increased and multiplied with unexampled rapidity; and the land itself had been the recent theatre of a ferocious and bloody seven years' war between the two most powerful and most civilized nations of Europe contending for the possession of this continent. – Orations by John Quincy Adams