Sir Nathaniel's voice was soft and soothing, nothing of contradiction or overdone curiosity in it--a tone eminently
suited to win confidence.
She was eminently
calculated and, as some said, eminently
inclined to play such a part.
and on the whole it's eminently
satisfactory for all parties that this dignified solution has been reached.
It is eminently
respectable, and likewise, in a general way, retainer-like.
for it seems not right to turn out and banish such a one; neither does it seem right to govern him, for that would be like desiring to share the power with Jupiter and to govern him: nothing then remains but what indeed seems natural, and that is for all persons quietly to submit to the government of those who are thus eminently
virtuous, and let them be perpetually kings in the separate states.
It was not at all insipid, but it was not exactly expressive; and though it was eminently
delicate, Winterbourne mentally accused it--very forgivingly--of a want of finish.
These were small and rugged, but eminently
snug and clean.
The community is eminently
Portuguese--that is to say, it is slow, poor, shiftless, sleepy, and lazy.
He gave an impression of lassitude, and his nickname was eminently
Abingdon is a typical country town of the smaller order - quiet, eminently
respectable, clean, and desperately dull.
It makes him pre- eminently
a modern poet--a poet of the self-pondering, perfectly educated, modern world, which, having come to the end of all direct and purely external experiences, must necessarily turn for its entertainment to the world within:--
Still, it is a Joke," declared the Woggle-Bug; firmly, "and a Joke derived from a play upon words is considered among educated people to be eminently
Rather savage vengeance for an eminently
righteous deed, which Cornelius had the satisfaction of having performed as a bounden duty.
Young yet, barely thirty-six, eminently
handsome, magnificently strong, almost bursting with a splendid virility, his free trail-stride, never learned on pavements, and his black eyes, hinting of great spaces and unwearied with the close perspective of the city dwellers, drew many a curious and wayward feminine glance.
Perhaps I ought to have taken my answer for granted; but the least business-like man that ever lived becomes an eminently
practical character in matters of love.