At the other end, silent, scarcely visible, and like a shadow, was a sentinel, who was walking up and down before a grotto, which was only distinguishable
because in that spot the darkness seemed more dense than elsewhere.
Very soon after this embarrassing explanation, Julia received a letter from her friend that was in no way distinguishable
from the rest, except that it contained the real name of Regulus, which she declared to be Henry Frederick St.
Love of this sort is hardly distinguishable
from religious feeling.
These poor girls had never known the advantages of settled homes, decorous example, or honest Protestant education; resident a few months now in one Catholic school, now in another, as their parents wandered from land to land--from France to Germany, from Germany to Belgium --they had picked up some scanty instruction, many bad habits, losing every notion even of the first elements of religion and morals, and acquiring an imbecile indifference to every sentiment that can elevate humanity; they were distinguishable
by an habitual look of sullen dejection, the result of crushed self-respect and constant browbeating from their Popish fellow-pupils, who hated them as English, and scorned them as heretics.
No words - no sounds resembling words - were by any witness mentioned as distinguishable
The animal was only distinguishable
, at that distance, by a slight but almost imperceptible motion of its fins and tail.
Fanny would rather have been silent; but being obliged to speak, she could not forbear, in justice to the aunt she loved best, from saying something in which the words "my aunt Norris" were distinguishable
The engine now announced the close vicinity of the final station-house by one last and horrible scream, in which there seemed to be distinguishable
every kind of wailing and woe, and bitter fierceness of wrath, all mixed up with the wild laughter of a devil or a madman.
Good taste and bad taste were only catchwords, garments of diverse cut; and music itself dissolved to a whisper through pine-trees, where the song is not distinguishable
from the comic song.
Tess instinctively thought it might be Marian, and when she came near enough to be distinguishable
in the gloom surely enough it was she.
There was a muffled rush of feet beneath our own, then a dull but very distinguishable
clatter on some invisible stair.
The crowd whistled, clapped its hands, and laughed and shouted; but in a moment or two isolated voices were distinguishable
She piqued herself on writing a hand in which each letter was distinguishable
without any large range of conjecture, and she meant to make much use of this accomplishment, to save Mr.
As we approached smaller objects became distinguishable
Once out upon the light sands of the bottom of the gorge objects became more distinguishable
, and then she saw that there were other men in the party and that two half led and half carried the stumbling figure of a third, whom she guessed must be Smith-Oldwick.