Usage examples for unnatural

  1. In our effort to be solemn, and suit our words to the theme, we are unnatural – The Chautauqua Girls At Home by Pansy, AKA Isabella M. Alden
  2. " Which is rather unnatural it seems to me," Lord Cloverton answered quickly. – Princess Maritza by Percy Brebner
  3. I suppose you think I am as unnatural and- and temporary as our surroundings? – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome
  4. Everything visible was made of wood, and the scene seemed stiff and extremely unnatural – Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum.
  5. It seemed unnatural not to have to pretend anything! – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  6. Still, under the circumstances, it wasn't quite unnatural – By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss
  7. Unnatural cold, severe and, at the best of times, indifferent, as she had lately been to me, she was still my mother and I loved her. – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. Phillis too- he screamed whenever he saw her, and with a jealousy not unnatural and which Mrs. Grey was rather sorry for than annoyed at, she came into the room continually. – Christian's Mistake by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  9. " I listened at the door," she said, in a harsh, unnatural voice. – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley
  10. The voice was hard and unnatural – Polly and the Princess by Emma C. Dowd
  11. I have thought since how unnatural I should have considered this, if I had read it in a book. – Basil by Wilkie Collins
  12. We have seen that it is not unnatural to say: That tree is really green; it is only its distance that makes it look blue. – An Introduction to Philosophy by George Stuart Fullerton
  13. " Maria," he began in an unnatural voice, " we're bound for to part, and I can trewly swear, on leaving ye, that-" "- that for two- score year and twelve It's never entered your head to consider whether I've made 'ee a good wife or a bad. – The Delectable Duchy by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  14. The young man waited to hear no more, but mechanically followed Hetty to his room, starting and turning pale as a wild, unnatural laugh fell on his ear. – 'Lena Rivers by Mary J. Holmes
  15. I could not imagine that this huge creature was in earnest in offering to beat me for what I had said, and yet I was sensible too of an unnatural fire in his eyes- a glow that put an expression of savage exultation into them; and this look of his somehow held me motionless and speechless. – The Honour of the Flag by W. Clark Russell
  16. Some one had been in the lane; some one had opened the window of his or her room in that tenement house across from him- surely there was nothing surprising, unnatural or even out of the commonplace in that. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  17. It is unnatural for her to be so calm. – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  18. So far, her strength had been unnatural born of the terror that made her unconscious of any wound. – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  19. She lay on her cushions very pale and white, but for the red spot on each cheek, and an unnatural brightness of the eyes. – The Heart of Denise and Other Tales by S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats
  20. Something in the unnatural calmness of her tone startled him; he turned to question her. – At the Time Appointed by A. Maynard Barbour