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Usage examples for wistfully

  1. Then-" There is another reason," she said wistfully. – The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers
  2. " I wish I could go with you," it explained wistfully. – Tangle Hold by F. L. Wallace
  3. She crossed over to the low French window, standing wide open, and looked after him wistfully. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  4. Wilmore asked, a little wistfully. – The Evil Shepherd by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  5. The lover answered wistfully. – John March, Southerner by George W. Cable
  6. He had been looking towards the door very wistfully for a long time. – Rico And Wiseli Rico And Stineli, And How Wiseli Was Provided For by Johanna Spyri
  7. Almost every boy looked wistfully in the grave face of the master;- almost every one but his own son. – The Crofton Boys by Harriet Martineau
  8. The old warrior wandered among the hills, and cast his eyes wistfully towards the castle; still no one appeared. – Tales From the 'Phantasus', etc. of Ludwig Tieck by Ludwig Tieck
  9. Lyad was locked back into her cabin, and Trigger went on guard in the control room and looked out wistfully at the stars of normal space. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  10. Carlotta regarded me wistfully. – The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne by William J. Locke
  11. Her visitor shook her head slowly, gazing wistfully the while into her companion's eyes. – The Bag of Diamonds by George Manville Fenn
  12. The Greek shook his head wistfully. – Dave Darrin's First Year at Annapolis by H. Irving Hancock
  13. You have other friends there who would do anything for you, as I would, so gladly," he added wistfully. – The Unspeakable Perk by Samuel Hopkins Adams
  14. Then he paused an instant and looked across the table rather wistfully. – Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  15. Calliope looked at me wistfully. – Friendship Village by Zona Gale
  16. It was only a bite for the poor creatures, and their eyes begged wistfully for more. – Campaigning with Crook and Stories of Army Life by Charles King
  17. " Say, Dan," she asked wistfully, " have you got a girl?" – Calvary Alley by Alice Hegan Rice
  18. Valmai looked after him a little wistfully. – By Berwen Banks by Allen Raine
  19. Several times he looked at her wistfully, inquiringly, doubtfully, as if about to speak, and each time he hesitated. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  20. She held his hands at arm's length, and stared at him wistfully. – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
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