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Usage examples for unseen

  1. Why seek an unseen friend? – Modeste Mignon by Honore de Balzac
  2. It is often sly, and so conscious in its enjoyment of itself as to be content to remain unseen. – My Contemporaries In Fiction by David Christie Murray
  3. O'Rourke stepped over his body, and hurried back to his hiding- place, unseen by the bewildered sailors. – Seven Frozen Sailors by George Manville Fenn
  4. I could not get to you or any I could trust unseen; but I know that you Englishmen are all friends, and that if I told one he would tell you, so I thought of the doctor." – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  5. And often he felt the sensation of unseen eyes upon him, but not once could he be sure that it was more than imagination. – The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  6. That rough, stormy spring day had been so rich in promise, with all its unseen magic movement, with its thousand mysterious voices whispering around. – Fickle Fortune by Elisabeth Burstenbinder (AKA E. Werner)
  7. For who can fight a thing unseen and unknown? – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  8. This movement was unseen by Spike, or he might have prevented it. – Jack Tier or The Florida Reef by James Fenimore Cooper
  9. I slipped unseen into the darkly bright, whispering night. – A Woman Named Smith by Marie Conway Oemler
  10. I felt, all at once, as if I was standing in the immediate presence of something awful yet unseen. – The Beetle A Mystery by Richard Marsh
  11. The whisper came from an unseen woman sitting just behind Dion. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  12. He may not, if he supposed mademoiselle had managed to get into Paris unseen. – The Light That Lures by Percy Brebner
  13. The roar of the unseen flames seemed to fill the world. – The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories by Ethel M. Dell
  14. Thus are they employed, when Martha, unseen to her sister, has been beckoned away. – Memories of Bethany by John Ross Macduff
  15. The imagination is the only power that can grasp the unseen. – Halleck's New English Literature by Reuben P. Halleck
  16. Here again, in a villa of the Suburra, at a supper on the eve of setting out for Naples, Death was the unseen guest. – The Life of Cesare Borgia by Raphael Sabatini
  17. Yes; I think it would, said the vicar, if he can get there unseen. – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  18. Lady Sue herself might still- for aught they knew- be standing in the dark room behind- unseen yet on the watch. – The Nest of the Sparrowhawk by Baroness Orczy
  19. With this mount he associates the familiar story of the offering of refreshment to travellers by its unseen inhabitants. – A Philological Essay Concerning the Pygmies of the Ancients by Edward Tyson
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