Usage examples for untamed

  1. " I am sorry for it, for I think all the rest of us feel how much that is fine and noble might- may still be brought out of that untamed spirit. – Peggy by Laura E. Richards
  2. The bow of power is to him who can bend it, and in an age when human passions are untamed, the one unpardonable vice in a king is weakness. – The Story of Paris by Thomas Okey
  3. Little Saxon jerked up his head and looked at his master with glaring, untamed eyes. – The Short Cut by Jackson Gregory
  4. So I looked over his piece of poetry- about the open road for his untamed spirit and him being stifled in the cramped haunts of men- and of course I get his number. – Somewhere in Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  5. She is rather untamed. – The Gay Cockade by Temple Bailey
  6. Yes, she was like a poem, with much of the untamed grace of a panther, and the gentleness of a dove..... – Reno A Book of Short Stories and Information by Lilyan Stratton
  7. It was the song of the untamed. – The Untamed by Max Brand
  8. These are brought straight in from the country, quite wild and untamed. – The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912 by Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone
  9. For days at a time he will be patient and kind and helpful, and I begin to like him; then without any warning an untamed wild man swells up from the innermost depths, and- oh, dear! – Dear Enemy by Jean Webster
  10. I hadn't a thing to my name then but the clothes I wore, and I've had to go aloft in a hurricane and cling to a swinging rope with my bare toes and pull at a wet sheet until my finger- nails broke and started in their sockets; and I've been a cowboy, with no companions for six months of the year but eight thousand head of cattle and men as dumb and untamed as the steers themselves. – Soldiers of Fortune by Richard Harding Davis
  11. He was a rough untamed animal, probably a son of old Tear'em, Garry said. – The Sweep Winner by Nat Gould
  12. Here was an adventure from the gods- a stubborn will to bend, the pride of a haughty young beauty to trail in the dust, her untamed heart to break if need be. – Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West by William MacLeod Raine
  13. He reminded one of a falcon, untamed, untamable. – The Flying Legion by George Allan England
  14. But if destructive power and untamed energy are terrible, the Colorado River, in flood, is a terrible stream. – Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by E. L. Kolb
  15. It is scarcely necessary to give a description, even of the untamed species, so well known are the general characters of these animals. – Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals by R. Lee
  16. Through this kinship with the flesh, some of us inclining to it become like wolves, faithless and treacherous and mischievous; some become like lions, savage and bestial and untamed; but the greater part of us become foxes, and other worse animals. – A Selection from the Discourses of Epictetus With the Encheiridion by Epictetus
  17. But the weeks passed into months and still the Bat flew free, solitary, untamed, and deadly. – The Bat by Avery Hopwood Mary Roberts Rinehart