Usage examples for whit

  1. Not a whit rebuffed, Mr. Bisset straightway resumed his narrative. – Simon by J. Storer Clouston
  2. Nor was his admiration of himself one whit less than that so common with some others I have in view at this moment, and who follow the profession of arms. – The Life and Adventures of Maj. Roger Sherman Potter by "Pheleg Van Trusedale" A pseudonym for Francis Colburn Adams
  3. The praise is not a whit too high; the truth could not have been better said. – The Age of Shakespeare by Algernon Charles Swinburne
  4. The so- called " laws of nature" are not one whit less mysterious because of their uniformity. – Personality in Literature by Rolfe Arnold Scott-James
  5. He's no whit better now. – The Monk of Hambleton by Armstrong Livingston
  6. So Birdalone thanked him kindly and praised him, and he changed countenance no whit therefor. – The Water of the Wondrous Isles by William Morris
  7. He could not tell her that in his case the head sirdar of the Gularzai would be every whit as merciless as would Allah- din Khan and his followers. – The Heath Hover Mystery by Bertram Mitford
  8. Why, you are not a whit higher than the vulgarest millionaire that ever stole a people's Trade to further his own ends! – Temporal Power by Marie Corelli
  9. I never cared for children,- disliked them rather than otherwise,- and the fact that I was a father did not move me a whit. – The Cromptons by Mary J. Holmes
  10. As for why you choose to live in this empty house, it is not my concern and I care no whit about it. – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  11. Not a whit nearer, he went on, to himself rather than to Clarissa; but so much more dear. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  12. We felt it was worth it, every whit. – A Tramp's Sketches by Stephen Graham
  13. He may not a whit the less be living in and by the truth. – Paul Faber, Surgeon by George MacDonald