Usage examples for untold

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. The first is an untold American success story. – State of the Union Addresses of Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan
  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. 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
  8. The stars had been studied, and some great astronomical discoveries had been made, untold ages before those to which our earliest historical records extend. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  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. 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
  11. Howrah, with untold treasure in his vaults, with an army of five thousand men, with the authority and backing that a hundred generations give, could long for more- could fear the loss of what he did have- but could not act. – Rung Ho! by Talbot Mundy
  12. 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
  13. To the north, south, and west the prairie stretched away in the distance for untold miles; but immediately to the east quite another aspect prevailed. – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  14. " Though, such as it is," he added, " I have to thank you for having drawn it out, and added untold pleasure to my life." – A Christmas Posy by Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
  15. 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
  16. Or joy or grief that smoothered lie untold Do vex the heart and wring with restlesse strife. – Democritus Platonissans by Henry More
  17. 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
  18. Among a number one is reckon'd none Then in the number let me pass untold. – The Man Shakespeare by Frank Harris
  19. 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
  20. 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