Usage examples for vivid

  1. Almost immediately Lady Attwill's face changed from its quiet calm and became vivid – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  2. He was so still that he could hear the beating of his own heart, but clear and vivid as light his duty spread out before him. – Prisoners of Conscience by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  3. The Southern blood broke out there plain to see, and in her flashing eyes and vivid face and the free gesture with which she spoke she was Italian all over. – In Direst Peril by David Christie Murray
  4. He recalled for a few moments the vivid recollection of past times, and compared his former energy with the weakness which he was then sinking under. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  5. Thus each girl was busy with her thoughts, as they sat in the warm summer night and watched the vivid line draw nearer. – Nature's Serial Story by E. P. Roe
  6. Then we sat down, and the oculist drew a vivid picture of the journey the thief had made. – The Mystery of the Green Ray by William Le Queux
  7. The book is interesting from first to last, and gives a vivid picture of a rare character." – Children of Borneo by Edwin Herbert Gomes
  8. But I was still unhappy, and the prey of vivid fancies. – Tales of the Chesapeake by George Alfred Townsend
  9. The Daily Express says:- Mr. Oppenheim has a vivid imagination and much sympathy, fine powers of narrative, and can suggest a life history in a sentence. – A Crime of the Under-seas by Guy Boothby
  10. Young eyes are new eyes, and to new eyes all things are fresh, vivid original. – An Interpretation of Friends Worship by N. Jean Toomer
  11. The newspaper narrative appeared to have produced a vivid impression on Rhoda's mind. – Blind Love by Wilkie Collins
  12. A vivid flash of lightning showed to Huldbrand the face over which he bent. – Undine by Friedrich de la Motte Fouquée
  13. Almost at the second glance his senses seemed cleared, his memory became vivid almost too vivid to be borne. – The Children's Pilgrimage by L. T. Meade
  14. But can you expect me to feel a very vivid gratitude to the men who restored my life to me, seeing with what memories that life must always be haunted? – Afterwards by Kathlyn Rhodes
  15. Had she been otherwise, some thought of escape would have presented itself to a mind so full of strength and vivid imagination as hers. – Mabel's Mistake by Ann S. Stephens
  16. Moreover, the past suddenly revived, and became eloquent and vivid – Father Payne by Arthur Christopher Benson
  17. She shrank with a vivid horror from looking back. – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  18. Rose was looking kindly into the vivid face. – Rose MacLeod by Alice Brown
  19. They never are as vivid nor as good as the truth, that is when you are talking about our Master, or His arrangements. – Quiet Talks on Power by S.D. Gordon