Usage examples for various

  1. I have purposely neglected, in discussing the various plans of treatment, certain measures to be adopted with the object of opposing the spread of the contagion. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon
  2. Eaymond Benyon remarked to her that she had evidently turned the corner and was going to get well, and this gave her a chance to say various things that were on her mind. – Georgina's Reasons by Henry James
  3. In self- preservation stockmen of various sections were making it difficult for the homesteader, and it was certain that colonies of them would not be welcomed with open arms. – Land of the Burnt Thigh by Edith Eudora Kohl
  4. I made no remark, though I was thinking all the time of various plans. – Adventures in the Far West by W.H.G. Kingston
  5. He was resident for a while in various places. – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner
  6. The rest escaped by various means. – Tacitus: The Histories, Volumes I and II by Caius Cornelius Tacitus
  7. None of them had served before, having been but a few months taken from their homes in various parts of France. – Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A. Henty
  8. He went to various parts of the window, as if endeavouring to look inside. – The Orange-Yellow Diamond by J. S. Fletcher
  9. They began without her, however; the various dishes were carried away, the meal was nearly ended- still she had not returned. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  10. What the land was like, and what they thought of it, we know from letters written in England by various persons after their return. – The Dawn of Canadian History: A Chronicle of Aboriginal Canada by Stephen Leacock
  11. I got thinking about various things, in the lives of people about me, and in my own life, and, after a while, I found that my thoughts would not let me alone. – Heart and Soul by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)
  12. I had watched it myself at various times and with curious results. – The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference by Emile Joseph Dillon
  13. There are various legends on this subject. – Modern Mythology by Andrew Lang
  14. Now that this is ridiculous will be evident if we only give up the use of various names, such as pleasant and painful and good and evil. – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume I (of X) - Greece by Various
  15. To make a success of the game, the distance should be considerable between the various couples. – Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium by Jessie H. Bancroft
  16. To- day I have been excited by various feelings; the opening of mother's will; hearing all about her death, etc. – The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2 by Rupert Hughes
  17. It suits us better for various reasons to sell it to these people. – Gossamer 1915 by George A. Birmingham
  18. You suppose that its various parts touch. – Editorials-from-the-Hearst-Newspapers by Brisbane, Arthur
  19. They guessed that she would take the little boat that touched at the various points along the lake shore. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009