Usage examples for unknown

  1. If he was unknown to me, I would kindly say to him: " Follow me." – Adventures in the Philippine Islands by Paul P. de La Gironière
  2. That the unknown had got up- stairs was almost impossible. – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  3. But, as to the Dutchman's story about an unknown island, our captain seems to think that is possible; and you tell us you are of the same opinion. – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  4. It seemed to him that the face of the leader was not entirely unknown to him. – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  5. No one, however, ever dreamed of any thing absolutely unknown to him. – The Physiology of Taste by Brillat Savarin
  6. I should prefer to remain unknown. – The Metropolis by Upton Sinclair
  7. Her grave is unknown. – A Wanderer in Florence by E. V. Lucas
  8. He would go where the influence of the Church was unknown, and where it was not even a name. – If Any Man Sin by H. A. Cody
  9. " To the beautiful unknown," whispered the poet into his friend's ear. – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  10. From which it appeared that this culprit was not unknown. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  11. At this very time, it is sad to reflect, his last resting- place was unknown. – The Naval Pioneers of Australia by Louis Becke and Walter Jeffery
  12. Palliser's arguments and points of aspect were less unknown to T. Tembarom than his own were to Palliser. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  13. When I had finished, she did no more at first than to ask me if, indeed, Messer Dante was the unknown poet who had so delighted Florence. – The God of Love by Justin Huntly McCarthy
  14. And she was almost glad that Claude was unknown. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  15. He didn't write one line about me, and I turned up in Sahalin utterly unknown. – Letters of Anton Chekhov by Anton Chekhov Translated by Constance Garnett
  16. This seemed to mean the death of some son unknown to Granny Marrable. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  17. Credit- twenty head of cattle, brand unknown. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  18. He would have been proud to be the unknown father of a great man. – In a Little Town by Rupert Hughes
  19. At supper- time the hostess and the rest of the family took their places at the long table, as was the custom, and he astonished them by his knowledge not only of town history, but of village matters they had supposed unknown to any one. – The Story Of Waitstill Baxter by By Kate Douglas Wiggin
  20. However strange new and unknown facts may be, we need not fear they are going to destroy the truth of the old ones. – Occultism and Common-Sense by Beckles Willson