Usage examples for veiled

  1. One of them, after staring for a brief instant at the veiled woman, went up to her and said in Italian: " Is the signora for Casa Felice?" – The Woman With The Fan by Robert Hichens
  2. In many cases they serve to give a vivid reality to what was veiled under a general phrase. – Hegel’s Philosophy of Mind by Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
  3. A cold silvery mist had veiled the afternoon, and the moon was not yet up to scatter it. – Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  4. So veiled and crowned, it was as though she had stepped from a page of the " Thousand and One Nights." – Letters of a Javanese Princess by Raden Adjeng Kartini Commentator: Louis Couperus
  5. Now the moonlight reached the earth at intervals; now again it was veiled in darkness. – The Guilty River by Wilkie Collins
  6. With a smile that was grimly cynical he veiled his soul. – The Lamp in the Desert by Ethel M. Dell
  7. Some Turkish women were sitting veiled upon the shady platform opposite the Martyrs' Mosque. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  8. Often she felt as if she must rush into the streets, if only to meet the eyes of a stranger, as in the Dresden days, and see veiled desire leap up in them. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  9. She became a possibility as the veiled visitor. – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  10. One felt that the first word was Turkish politeness; the second was a veiled warning to their brethren. – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  11. It exists, but it should be veiled. – The Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860 by Charles Duke Yonge
  12. For most men it is well that the future is veiled from them. – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding
  13. But even now, such was the mystery that ever veiled her soul, he could not read her feelings, nor know what these might be towards the brother whose death he announced. – The Inside of the Cup, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  14. She veiled her eyes. – The Bartlett Mystery by Louis Tracy
  15. Yet the veiled woman had been there, and had gone, leaving no trace. – The Gray Mask by Wadsworth Camp
  16. The chill Autumn mist was rising, and through it the new moon gleamed faintly, like veiled pearl. – At the Sign of the Jack O'Lantern by Myrtle Reed
  17. Immediately after breakfast, Miss Catheron, closely veiled, entered the cab with him, and was driven to Oxford Street. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming