Usage examples for uninvited

  1. M. de la Boderie refused to be comforted, and asserted that one had no right to leave the French ambassador uninvited to any " festival or triumph" at court. – The Life of John of Barneveld, 1618 by John Lothrop Motley
  2. Whether she had invited him, or whether he had chosen to come uninvited, there he was. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  3. How these 'decent fireside' people would stare, if some morning they were to come down and find them occupied by uninvited visitors! – Political Pamphlets by George Saintsbury
  4. " At least she has not come uninvited," was her only comment. – Jewel A Chapter In Her Life by Clara Louise Burnham
  5. These agile vessels would reach home waters about three weeks before the submarines arrived; they would thus have plenty of time to refit and to welcome the uninvited guests. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick
  6. When I find an uninvited stranger aboard my private car, I ought to know something about him, I reckon. – Ralph Granger's Fortunes by William Perry Brown
  7. Either they were mistaken, or he had changed his plan for now he busied himself in his duties about the kitchen, apparently ignoring the presence of the two uninvited guests. – The Go Ahead Boys on Smugglers' Island by Ross Kay
  8. And he drove a brisk trade among the uninvited guests, who paid for their own. – Jonah by Louis Stone
  9. " I'd like to ever so much," said Colin, " but I couldn't very well go uninvited." – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  10. Otherwise, as you did not send for me, it was scarcely my place to call uninvited. – Kenelm Chillingly, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  11. And now, as I see you have decided to give me a hearing, let me begin by offering you my sincere apology for entering your house uninvited. – The Sins of Séverac Bablon by Sax Rohmer
  12. The cubs sucked their mother, pressing her thin belly with their paws, while she gnawed a horse's bone, dry and white; she was tormented by hunger, her head ached from the dog's barking, and she felt inclined to fall on the uninvited guest and tear him to pieces. – The Cook's Wedding and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  13. Cis had stood by all the time like a little statue, for no one, not even young Lady Talbot, durst sit down uninvited in the presence of Earl or Countess; but her black brows were bent, her gray eyes intent. – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge
  14. She stepped uninvited past Lilac into the room and cast a curious look round. – White Lilac; or the Queen of the May by Amy Walton
  15. The street was crowded with staring, curious, uninvited people on either side of the church, and when the carriage containing the bride drove up, the surge forward to see her was as fierce as though she had been a defaulting bank- president being taken to prison. – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  16. But you couldn't do that, uninvited! – Ailsa Paige by Robert W. Chambers
  17. He returns home to find his father " just the same," and apparently quite unable to divine the new developments which the son is too proud to reveal uninvited. – The School and the World by Victor Gollancz and David Somervell
  18. The uninvited guest rose as Olivia Marchmont entered the room. – John Marchmont's Legacy, Volume I (of 3) by Mary E. Braddon
  19. She hated anyone to call upon her unexpected and uninvited, except on the first and third Thursday of every month. – Bird of Paradise by Ada Leverson