Usage examples for uniformly

  1. We have drawn it upon ourselves, not so much by our conduct, which I believe to be uniformly above reproach, or by any lack of zeal, as by our ignorance of our calling; by our inability to " convert life into truth," the capital secret of our profession, as I was once told as a divinity student. – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. Visits of courtesy or ceremony are uniformly paid at Christmas, or at the commencement of a new year, independently of family parties; a good old custom, the observance of which is always pleasing, and which should be carefully attended to. – Martine's Hand-book of Etiquette, and Guide to True Politeness by Arthur Martine
  3. If one has not satisfactory business acquaintance in the city, I suggest that they learn from their neighbors who have been in the habit of shipping produce, the names of merchants that uniformly have made the best returns. – Success With Small Fruits by E. P. Roe
  4. There is no custom more uniformly in constant use amongst the poor Indians than that of smoking nor any more highly valued. – Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce by E. R. Billings
  5. The granite stairs, imposing, deserted, uniformly gray under the nocturnal sky, appear to vanish into the empty space above us, and, when we turn round, to disappear in the depths beneath, to fall into the abyss with the dizzy rapidity of a dream. – Madame Chrysantheme Complete by Pierre Loti Last Updated: March 4, 2009
  6. This capillary water tends to distribute itself uniformly throughout the soil, in accordance with the prevailing conditions and forces. – Dry-Farming by John A. Widtsoe
  7. On the contrary, this action of congress has uniformly been in opposition to public opinion, and indeed it has excited popular remonstrance. – Monopolies and the People by D. C. Cloud
  8. As yet, none of my persecutors had not the shadow of capital to make out the charge of insanity upon, outside of my opinions; for my conduct and deportment had uniformly been kind, lady- like and Christian; and even to this date, January, 1866, I challenge any individual to prove me guilty of one unreasonable or insane act. – Marital Power Exemplified in Mrs. Packard's Trial, and Self-Defence from the Charge of Insanity by Elizabeth Parsons Ware Packard
  9. She was uniformly cheerful in his presence, but wept in secret because she was denied the privilege of nursing him in his illness. – Elsie's Womanhood by Martha Finley
  10. Not that the English garden is uniformly of the same type, at the same periods. – Garden-Craft Old and New by John D. Sedding
  11. Wherever a depression appears it should be filled up and made uniformly hard. – The Future of Road-making in America by Archer Butler Hulbert
  12. It is absurd to say that a country enjoys representative institutions if its delegates are uniformly out- voted by men of another race. – The New Irish Constitution by J. H. Morgan
  13. I cannot, therefore, suppose that the union of such reefs could produce even one uniformly sloping ledge, and much less two or three, one beneath the other, and each terminated by an abrupt wall. – Coral-Reefs by Darwin, Charles
  14. He had been in the yard three- and- forty years, and though his assistants had been uniformly promoted to the office, he had met no advancement in life, but was still in the same walk and the same grade in which he had started. – That Boy Of Norcott's by Charles James Lever
  15. For this reason it might have been expected that Dobell's next volumes, Sonnets on the War and England in Time of War, would have been more uniformly good. – The Age of Tennyson by Hugh Walker
  16. Printed on Antique Paper, uniformly bound in Cloth. – Yankee Ships and Yankee Sailors: Tales of 1812 by James Barnes
  17. As I looked about the car, I studied the faces and persons of my fellow- travellers, and found them uniformly uninteresting. – A Jolly by Josh by "Josh"
  18. Several letters had passed between mother and daughter, and in response to Frank's inquiries his neighbor uniformly stated that Rena was well and doing well, and sent her love to all inquiring friends. – The House Behind the Cedars by Charles W. Chesnutt
  19. This has been uniformly the state of the true church. – True Christianity by Johann Arndt
  20. My Father, not a very subtle psychologist, applied to me the same formulas which served him well at the chapel, but in my case the results were less uniformly successful. – Father and Son by Edmund Gosse