Usage examples for Unparagoned

  1. By ten o'clock he had reached a country of rolling beech- woods, and turning aside from the high road he wandered over the bare nutbrown soil that gave the glossy leaves high above a green unparagoned, a green so lambent that the glimpses of the sky beyond seemed opaque as turquoises amongst it. – The Altar Steps by Compton MacKenzie
  2. Notwithstanding her presentiment of the worst, as the taxi reached the familiar line of houses by which she had so often driven passionate, sleepy, mirthful, sometimes one of a jolly party, sometimes alone with Maurice in ecstasies unparagoned, Jenny began to tell herself that nothing was the matter, that when she arrived at the studio he would be there. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  3. We shall content ourselves with registering a solemn protest against the unparagoned cynicism of a Conservative government which thus gambles not merely with its own security, but what is far more unpardonable with the security of the Nation and the welfare of the State." – The Altar Steps by Compton MacKenzie
  4. Herbert was a poet, too: a patron unparagoned! – The Man Shakespeare by Frank Harris
  5. And yet- nay, therefore- a man for some unparagoned woman some day to yield her heart and life to, and to have for her very own, herself his consummate adornment. – Kincaid's Battery by George W. Cable
  6. It is said he ruined three suits of unparagoned cut that fatal day by walking about the principal thoroughfares of Curtain Wells for the remainder of a very wet afternoon. – The Passionate Elopement by Compton Mackenzie
  7. 91 " In garbage of unparagoned shabbiness." – Baboo Jabberjee, B.A. by F. Anstey