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Usage examples for untold

  1. She is applying all the resources of science and skill and trained labour, which have been in long ages painfully acquired in old countries, to develop with great speed the richest soil and the richest mines of new countries; and the result is untold wealth. – The English Constitution by Walter Bagehot
  2. Among a number one is reckon'd none Then in the number let me pass untold. – The Man Shakespeare by Frank Harris
  3. There is only the promise of a story not worked out- left, not half untold, but hardly begun, as in " After London" and in " Amaryllis at the Fair." – The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies by Walter Besant
  4. The flat- faced, soft- footed Reilly was to prove indeed in those sad days and nights an untold help and comfort. – Love of Brothers by Katharine Tynan
  5. Had I done so it would have been an untold advantage to you in many ways, and a great relief to your parents, for your future would have been provided for. – A Pair of Clogs by Amy Walton
  6. I suffered untold agony with other appliances, but the Cluthe has been a pleasure to wear. – Cluthe's Advice to the Ruptured by Chas. Cluthe & Sons
  7. Then we must leave the mysterious slabs on the top of yonder mountain, with their tales untold. – The Ruined Cities of Zululand by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley
  8. The first is an untold American success story. – State of the Union Addresses of Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan
  9. At the same hour every afternoon, she, untold, brought her master's boot- jack and slippers into his study, to be in readiness for his return. – Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals by R. Lee
  10. Or joy or grief that smoothered lie untold Do vex the heart and wring with restlesse strife. – Democritus Platonissans by Henry More
  11. There is a splendid body of young men and young women numbering into untold thousands, who are being captured by the personality and the simple direct message of Jesus. – The Higher Powers of Mind and Spirit by Ralph Waldo Trine
  12. Less with his faltering lips than with his eyes He claims the longed- for prize: Love fain would tell it all, yet leaves the best untold. – The Poems of Henry Van Dyke by Henry Van Dyke
  13. Gentlemen, there is untold wealth in the hull out there which your fire has sunk. – "Where Angels Fear to Tread" and Other Stories of the Sea by Morgan Robertson
  14. It is no poor and negative mental state; it is rich in vitality and in hope, as well, for in its absolute identification of itself, this human will with the divine will, it enters into a kingdom of untold glory, whose paths lead by the river of life to the noblest and most exalted heights of achievement and of undreamed- of joy. – The Life Radiant by Lilian Whiting
  15. But through the early death of Keats, through that feebleness of will which robbed the world of an untold wealth of poetry in Coleridge, and through the fate that forbade Wordsworth to write long poems well, it remained true that no very great and sustained modern English poem was written in blank verse. – The Age of Tennyson by Hugh Walker
  16. Before, however, this final scene in the litigious career is enacted, especially where the persecuted has turned persecutor, the objects of his delusions have not infrequently suffered an untold amount of anguish and financial ruin, through having been obliged to play the part of defendants in civil suits based on nothing else but the distorted fancy of a diseased mind. – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
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