Phrases with "entire"

The sight of beauty entranced me, and attractive manners in man or woman won my entire confidence. The Last Man by Mary Shelley

Jules Verne The exploration was commenced at daybreak on the 19th of February, and lasted an entire week. The Mysterious Island by Jules Verne [1874]

The police authorities had been most reticent at the inquest, but their reticence was only believed to cover an entire absence of any clues likely to lead to the apprehension of the criminal. Cloud the Smiter by Arthur Gask [1926]

Nathaniel Hawthorne He has been a friend of Middleton’s father, who reposed entire confidence in him, trusting him with all his fortune, which the Hospitaller risked in his enormous speculations, and lost it all. The Ancestral Footstep by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Nellie Bly Suddenly he looked up, and as quick as a flash he flung, with his entire force, which was something terrific, the remaining potato at the head of some one in the crowd. Around the World in Seventy-Two Days by Nellie Bly [1890]

I have no choice but to accept the entire responsibility of the position you have made. The Wrecker by Robert Louis Stevenson and Lloyd Osbourne

Alphonse Daudet The pipe, the bath, and caresses filled his entire life. Tartarin of Tarascon by Alphonse Daudet [1872]

Jan Neruda The entire slope below us was covered with blossoming roses whose fragrance filled the air. Vampire by Jan Neruda

Margaret Oliphant It was for him to show the entire community of Carlingford the difference between his reign and the old regime. Salem Chapel by Margaret Oliphant [1862]

George Meredith The crazed gabbling tongue had entire possession of the house, and rang through it at an amazing pitch to sustain for a single minute. Beauchamp's Career by George Meredith [1875]

It was in itself perhaps a weakness rather than a fault, but it had been sufficient to spoil his entire life. The Race of Life by Guy Boothby [1906]

He knew the value of an appearance of devotion, and the power which an acknowledgment of entire thraldom exercises over the feminine imagination. Lodore by Mary Shelley

H. G. Wells He was appreciating this adventure, indeed he was enjoying it, with an entire disregard now of how it was to end. Men Like Gods by H. G. Wells [1923]

Jack London The entire six thousand were annihilated. The Iron Heel by Jack London [1908]

For month after month, for an entire year, the General lingered by the banks of the Jordan. But then the enchantment was suddenly broken. Eminent Victorians by Lytton Strachey

William Makepeace Thackeray I was stupefied at once — I thrust the entire morsel (about half a pound) into my mouth. Burlesques by William Makepeace Thackeray

G. K. Chesterton For Patrick Dalroy was, not a little to his misfortune, what is called a man of action; as Captain Dawson realised when he found his entire person a bright pea-green. The Flying Inn by G. K. Chesterton [1914]

Anthony Trollope And she contrived that Miss Macnulty should be absent the entire day. The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope

You insisted on interfering with me when you should have forgotten I existed, and should have let me have my entire liberty, without which I can do nothing. Balzac by Frederick Lawton

Guy de Maupassan He had the entire care of four big beds in the kitchen garden, and there he cultivated lettuce, endive, cos-lettuce, mustardcress, and every other known kind of salad. Une Vie (A Woman’s Life) by Guy de Maupassan

But how? Simply by consolidating pretty nearly into one continuous scene of labor the entire ten hours. The Orphan Heiress by Thomas De Quincey [1835]

George Gissing I answered that it met with your husband’s entire approval. The Emancipated by George Gissing [1889]

Without the page number, it would be tedious to have to locate the passage if one had to read through an entire chapter to find it. The Design and Construction of eBooks by Steve Thomas [2015]

Edgar Rice Burroughs When he arrived he found the entire tribe gathered jabbering about the dead body of his slain mother. Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1912]

Aphra Behn I die, alas, I die, for an entire possession of thee: oh let me grasp my treasure, let me engross it all, here in my longing arms. Love-letters between a Nobleman and his sister by Aphra Behn

Edgar Allan Poe My sensations were those of entire happiness, for I felt that in a few minutes, at farthest, I should be relieved from my disagreeable situation. Humorous Tales by Edgar Allan Poe

Wilkie Collins Recover your liberty by any means that you may be advised to employ; and be assured beforehand of my entire and implicit submission. The Law and the Lady by Wilkie Collins [1875]

Jules Verne The entire region had been overturned by recent shocks of earthquake, and all they could do was to keep on climbing higher and higher. In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne [1873]

Percy Bysshe Shelley In our minds we assume entire opinions; and in the expression of those opinions, entire phrases, when we would philosophize. A Defence of Poetry and other essays by Percy Bysshe Shelley

Plague it, a bullet aimed too high or too low changes an entire government. Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas

H. G. Wells He had very pleasant and easy manners, an entire absence of self-consciousness, and a quick talkative disposition that made him very rapidly at home with everybody. Marriage by H. G. Wells [1912]

H. G. Wells The bombing of the central group of buildings had left the entire army in a state of dismayed interrogation. The Holy Terror by H. G. Wells [1939]

Joseph Furphy Cooper was an entire stranger to me, but as he stoutly contended that Hay and Deniliquin were in Port Phillip, I inferred him to be a citizen of the mother colony. Such is Life by Joseph Furphy

Theodore Dreiser In the course of a week the entire cottage was in order, with a half-dozen pieces of new furniture, a new carpet, and some necessary kitchen utensils. Jennie Gerhardt by Theodore Dreiser

Abraham Merri It had neither substance nor texture; it was not matter — and yet it suggested solidity; an entire cessation, a complete absorption of light; an ebon veil at once immaterial and palpable. The Moon Pool by Abraham Merri

John Lewis Burckhard The Keisy gained at length the entire ascendancy, after which none but secret adherents of the Yemeny remained, and the name itself was forgotten. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

Rudyard Kipling Mr. Paul announced his entire freedom from any responsibility in this matter, and requested that the correspondence might cease. The Smith Administration by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

H. Rider Haggard Around this sun-worship is grouped the entire social system of the Zu–Vendi. It sends its roots through every institution and custom of the land. Allan Quatermain by H. Rider Haggard

Radclyffe Hall Experience with remounts during war, assist small farm or dairy, entire charge of kennels, sporting or other breeds, or work under stud groom in hunting stables. The Unlit Lamp by Radclyffe Hall

In the view of these statements, it is impossible not to realize the entire futility of attempting to silence this asserted science by the flattest and most peremptory results of experiment. Medical Essays by Oliver Wendell Holmes

Algernon Blackwood Then complete silence hushed the entire house about me, yet a silence that was listening and alive. Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]

Jules Verne The entire atmosphere was charged to the utmost with electricity, the presence of which sent a thrill through the whole nervous system of all animated beings. In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne [1873]

Algernon Blackwood He came over slowly and took the provision sack from the tree, fumbling in its mysterious depths, and then emptying the entire contents upon the ground-sheet at his feet. The Willows by Algernon Blackwood [1907]

Or, strictly speaking, it was one entire circus that I saw, and the unique speciality of another, the dying glory of a circus on its last legs, the triumphal fall of a circus superb in adversity. Literature and Life by William Dean Howells

H. G. Wells Everywhere one was at the front, so to speak, and the entire planet practically under fire. The Holy Terror by H. G. Wells [1939]

Jules Verne Hence an excess of weight, and eventually entire submersion, for the water makes its way to the lungs through the mouth, takes the place of the air which fills them, and the body sinks to the bottom. Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon by Jules Verne [1881]

Gaston Leroux The mysterious hand held a phial and poured the entire contents into the potion. The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux [1913]

Arthur Conan Doyle At this point there is a gap of a week in my diary, during which time there was an entire cessation of the constant alarms which have harassed us lately. A Pastoral Horror by Arthur Conan Doyle

Gaston Leroux In the day-time as well as all night long that entire floor is closed and I have the keys. The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux [1913]

H. G. Wells But disapproval and entire detachment was his duty. Babes In The Darkling Woods by H. G. Wells [1940]

Edgar Allan Poe No member of the party was at that period aware that entire or unopened mummies are not infrequently met. Tales of Science by Edgar Allan Poe

Upon reaching its summit, the view was most extensive in every direction except the west, and though the horizon was bounded in all directions by ranges, yet scrubs filled the entire spaces between. Australia Twice Traversed by Ernest Giles

Willa Cather The best way here is to have places for the entire chain of performances. Not Under Forty by Willa Cather [1936]

Edgar Allan Poe In a few minutes the blaze broke forth with violence, and in an incredibly brief period the entire building was wrapped in flames. Humorous Tales by Edgar Allan Poe

My entire means multiplied a hundred times over would have been inadequate to its purchase. The Diamond Lens by Fitz James O’Brien

Anthony Trollope All alone she started, and all alone she made the entire journey. Linda Tressel by Anthony Trollope [1868]

I felt such entire confidence in him, and I was thankful she should not run the gauntlet of all that a beautiful girl is exposed to in society. Diana Tempest by Mary Cholmondeley [1893]

Anthony Trollope The entire truth is the best thing,—next to entire beer, my brother would say. Mr. Scarborough's Family by Anthony Trollope [1883]

Leon Trotsky The entire letter is imbued with the desire to prove, to convince, and to get what he wanted. My Life by Leon Trotsky

Guy de Maupassant Among her friends she was known as the Goddess on account of her proud gait, her large black eyes, and the entire air of nobility of her person. A Passion (Une Passion) by Guy de Maupassant [1882]

Washington Irving I have already given my landlady orders for an entire reform in the state of my finances. The Life of Oliver Goldsmith by Washington Irving [1840]

Algernon Blackwood An entire civilization may be the ‘body’ used by an archetypal power. The Bright Messenger by Algernon Blackwood [1922]

Charles Dickens A reference to the document I have given entire will show that on the morning of the third of February, eighteen fifty-six, he procured his no less than fifth pen and paper. Somebody’s Luggage by Charles Dickens [1862]

Frances Hodgson Burnett She did not miss her at all, in fact, and as she was a self-absorbed child she gave her entire thought to herself, as she had always done. The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett [1911]

Edgar Allan Poe Even with the thoughtful and analytic, there will be much trouble in penetrating its entire import. Criticism by Edgar Allan Poe

Mrs. James arrived and, as usual, in the evening took the entire management of everything. The Diary of a Nobody by George and Weedon Grossmith

Abraham Merri I went carefully over the entire convexity, and six times more the chill ran through my arm. The Moon Pool by Abraham Merri

You have been under an entire misapprehension throughout. The Woman with One Hand by Richard Marsh

George Meredith An entire revulsion in my feelings and my way of thinking was caused by this sudden change of prospect. The Adventures of Harry Richmond by George Meredith [1871]

She had deserted the park, and sought unfrequented drives in the environs of London. Evening at last came, and with it her uninteresting engagements, which yet she found better than entire seclusion. Lodore by Mary Shelley

Algernon Blackwood My entire Self became the percipient, rather than my five separate senses. Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]

And, upon this same analogy, psychological experiences of deep suffering or joy first attain their entire fulness of expression when they are reverberated from dreams. Autobiographical Sketches by Thomas De Quincey [1853]

H. Rider Haggard To begin with, the blow fell in youth, when we love or hate, or act, with an ardour and an entire devotion that we give to nothing in after-life. Dawn by H. Rider Haggard

The First Part of Julian was finished on Christmas Day, but it took over a year more before the entire work, as we now possess it, was completed. Henrik Ibsen by Edmund Gosse

His entire figure inspired a futile pity that recognized its own powerlessness, and gave way to a sullen feeling of discomfort. Mother by Maksim Gorky

THIS perpetual masquerade gives them entire liberty of following their inclinations, without danger of discovery. Letters from Turkey by Mary Wortley Montagu [1725]

The storm that had attacked the bodies of others might have crushed her soul; a wan recognition of the earth lingered in her eyes before she fell into entire ruin. The Greater Trumps by Charles Williams

Accordingly, during an entire fortnight, May was submitted to the scrutiny of innumerable members of the police force, to whom were added all the more notable private detectives of the capital. Monsieur Lecoq by Émile Gaboriau

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu You must love me with your entire heart; heart and soul, you must give yourself altogether up to me. The Tenants of Malory by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu [1867]

Jules Verne An entire world animated the woods through which we passed. The Master of the World by Jules Verne [1904]

Edgar Allan Poe There was something, as it were, remarkable — yes, remarkable, although this is but a feeble term to express my full meaning — about the entire individuality of the personage in question. Humorous Tales by Edgar Allan Poe

But all at once the conflagration flared afresh with formidable intensity, a last great flame shot up from Paris, illumining its entire expanse, and even its hitherto hidden suburbs. A Love Episode by Émile Zola [1878]

Anthony Trollope The entire Close at York would have been indignant had such an accusation been made. Lady Anna by Anthony Trollope

This dreadful tendency to personify and (therefore) mythologize I attribute to you and the late Mr. Considine, who was an entire mythology about himself. Shadows of Ecstasy by Charles Williams

Charles Dickens It was some check upon their transport to find in this person an entire stranger, but they appealed to him, nevertheless, and besought him, in impassioned language, to restore them to their friends. Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens [1841]

John Stuart Mill For my own part, I am one of the strongest supporters of community of goods, when resulting from an entire unity of feeling in the owners, which makes all things common between them. The Subjection of Women by John Stuart Mill [1869]

Sinclair Lewis Mr. Wrenn bobbed his head in entire agreement. Our Mr. Wrenn by Sinclair Lewis

Edgar Allan Poe It will take an entire hen-coop of picked chickens to get over that. Humorous Tales by Edgar Allan Poe

F. Scott Fitzgerald Meanwhile Gloria has shown her far-sighted detachment by falling asleep — I can tell that by the fact that she has managed to concentrate her entire weight upon my broken body. The Beautiful and Damned by F. Scott Fitzgerald [1922]

Charles Dickens He wanted the entire abolition of the forest laws. A Child’s History of England by Charles Dickens [1852]

Andrew Lang Now, in order to make a good appearance at court the new doctor resolved to have an entire suit made of pale blue satin. The Olive Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Rudyard Kipling In one desperate forenoon the entire crew, naked and lean, haled back, more or less into place, the starboard supporting-column, which, as you remember, was cracked clean through. The Day’s Work by Rudyard Kipling [1898]

But this was entire subversion of normal things, a new world, a world of lunacy, and he was not superior to her there. The Greater Trumps by Charles Williams

Algernon Blackwood An upheaving sense of challenge came across the air at me, including not only ourselves at the breakfast table, but the entire valley as well. Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]

Wilkie Collins The next moment she was leaning on his arm, and was looking at him wonderingly, for the thousandth time, as an entire novelty in her experience of male human kind. Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins [1870]

By what impulse the crowd was moved none ever recollected, but the entire mass — men, women, children, dogs — made a simultaneous and tumultuous rush for the entrance. Can Such Things Be? by Ambrose Bierce [1893]

Edgar Rice Burroughs I hated to kill him in cold blood; but what else I was to do with him I could not see, for to turn him loose would have been merely to have the entire village aroused and down upon me in a moment. Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs [1923]

He had brought quite a large bag with him, and rather to my disgust, provided me with a pair of ugly boots and an entire suit of clothes of a most horrible shape and cut. The Secret of the Sandhills by Arthur Gask [1921]

Anthony Trollope So he passed on, making the entire round of the synagogue; and when he got outside the crowded door, he found that the younger Trendellsohn had followed him. Nina Balatka by Anthony Trollope

Leon Trotsky The entire staff of attendants was soon dissolved. My Life by Leon Trotsky

James Anthony Froude The entire story is in itself incredible. Bunyan by James Anthony Froude [1880]

Algernon Blackwood His entire personality, when at length I stood beside him, radiated an atmosphere of force as though charged with some kind of elemental activity that was intense and inexhaustible. Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]

In the British army this would mean an entire reconstruction which would rob the army of efficiency for five or ten years. Democracy in the British Army by George Orwell [1939]

They rose in the direction of the prey, while the entire party, the King at their head, reached the bank of the river. Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas

Gaston Leroux His entire attitude indicated hauteur, coldness and disdain for what he was hearing. The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux [1913]

Jack London Then would he lead an expedition back, and, although the entire population of Guadalcanal he destroyed, extract from the heart of the Red One the message of the world from other worlds. The Red One by Jack London [1918]

The value of the linen is twofold: it strengthens the entire work and protects the finer material from the paste with which it is ultimately fastened on to the book. English Embroidered Bookbindings by Cyril Davenport [1899]

Thomas Wolfe At last the party had achieved a condition of exhausted satiety in the nation’s capital, where Tim, with what was left of his inheritance, had engaged an entire floor at one of the leading hotels. You Can’t Go Home Again by Thomas Wolfe [1940]

If I had not managed this enterprise with good business judgment my entire stock of goods might have been a complete loss. Cabbages and Kings by O. Henry [1904]

George Gissing Is this woman worthy of a man’s entire love?’ He hesitated, but answered affirmatively. Thyrza by George Gissing [1887]

Anthony Trollope I have been up and down the Hudson by water, and confess that the entire river is pretty. North America by Anthony Trollope

Robert Louis Stevenson Everything was found in an entire state; but, as the tide was nearly gone, only half an hour’s work had been got when the site of the building was overflowed. Records of a Family of Engineers by Robert Louis Stevenson

Jules Verne What plans were laid for next season! The entire fauna of the Arctic regions would scarcely supply game enough for these enterprising hunters. The Fur Country by Jules Verne [1873]

It seemed to his mother that when he spoke to Natasha or looked at her his eyes turned softer, his voice sounded fonder, and his entire bearing became simpler. Mother by Maksim Gorky

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu His attorney was with him nearly the entire night. Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu [1871]

She had worn it last during a period of entire mental prostration, which had succeeded all too soon an exciting discovery of mushrooms in the glebe. Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley [1889]

William Makepeace Thackeray He procured from her dinners, money, wearing-apparel, spoons, implicit credence, and an entire refit of linen. The Book of Snobs by William Makepeace Thackeray [1846]

George Gissing So indignant had he become with Mr. Gresham that he could believe him guilty of almost any disingenuousness, even to an entire misrepresentation of what had taken place between them. Workers in the Dawn by George Gissing [1880]

Edgar Allan Poe We had now been better than three entire days and nights without either food or drink, and it became absolutely necessary that we should make an attempt to get up something from below. The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe

Leon Trotsky The chauffeur, Davydov, with whom I had gone shoulder-to-shoulder throughout the entire civil war, was as usual consumed with impatience to learn what game I had. My Life by Leon Trotsky

Robert Green Ingersoll We are pushed and dragged by countless hands along the beaten track, and our entire training can be summed up in the word “suppression. Lectures by Robert Green Ingersoll

Edgar Allan Poe No one who trustingly consults and thoroughly questions his own soul, will be disposed to deny the entire radicalness of the propensity in question. The Imp of the Perverse by Edgar Allan Poe [1845]

A policeman was holding a tumbler to Drayton’s lips, and seemed bent on pouring the entire contents down his throat. The Heads of Cerberus by Francis Stevens

H. G. Wells The rank and file flung themselves upon the vans, gripping hold of the edges, until the entire outline of the thing was manned, in some places three deep. When the Sleeper Wakes by H. G. Wells [1899]

E. Phillips Oppenheim It is a matter of common report that the entire cost of these works is being undertaken by Sirdeller.” “Now,” Peter murmured, “you are really beginning to interest me. Peter Ruff and the Double Four by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1912]

Wilkie Collins This course, in either case you will observe, relieves me from the entire responsibility. Poor Miss Finch by Wilkie Collins [1872]

She did not realize that an entire lack of imagination wears, under certain circumstances, the appearance of the most stoical fortitude. Diana Tempest by Mary Cholmondeley [1893]

Anthony Trollope He turns out to be nobody after all, and now he has disappeared, and the papers for an entire month were full of him. Mr. Scarborough's Family by Anthony Trollope [1883]

Charles Dickens That is, entire Dependence on myself. The Chimes by Charles Dickens [1844]

Nathaniel Hawthorne His only garment — a lion’s skin, with the claws upon his shoulderfalls halfway down his back, leaving the limbs and entire front of the figure nude. The Marble Faun by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1860]

E. Phillips Oppenheim A dozen times he had been on the point of telling her his whole story, explaining the entire situation. The Ostrekoff Jewels by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1932]

Algernon Blackwood And the results, I may tell you now without pride, since, as we both admit, no credit attaches to myself — the results astonished the entire Colony. . The Garden of Survival by Algernon Blackwood [1918]

H. G. Wells It was only now, with the abolition of remoteness, that the entire world was coming into step as one community. The Holy Terror by H. G. Wells [1939]

The room was all in disorder; the books and clothes lay about in confusion; everything was turned upside down, and dirt was trampled over the entire floor. Mother by Maksim Gorky

Francis Bacon For it is a desperate case, if those that hold with the proceeding of the state, be full of discord and faction, and those that are against it, be entire and united. The Essays by Francis Bacon [1601]

My influence over Mary Marchmont as an entire stranger could be nothing. John Marchmont’s Legacy by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1862]

Algernon Blackwood And for one passing instant it seemed to me that the entire trough of that dark valley brimmed with the forces of wind and fire that were waiting to come in upon us. Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]

Francis Bacon Neither again do I mean this only of entire systems, but also of many principles and axioms in science, which by tradition, credulity, and negligence have come to be received. The New Organon by Francis Bacon [1620]

William Godwin Add to which, many of these women may be believed innocent, otherwise a great majority of those who were executed, would not have died protesting their entire freedom from what was imputed to them. Lives of the Necromancers by William Godwin [1834]

Jules Verne A floor of yellow gravel carpeted its entire extent, unrelieved by a single tuft of herbage. The Master of the World by Jules Verne [1904]

George Eliot He was not lodging with entire strangers. The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot [1860]

W. H. Hudson Days, weeks, months flew pleasantly by; I had lived an entire year at the Espinillo. Roldan treated me like a beloved son. El Ombú by W. H. Hudson [1902]

F. Scott Fitzgerald The words were not a question — they were an entire litany of suspicion, accusation, confirmation, and decision. Tales of the Jazz Age by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Nellie Bly After several hours’ absence she returned to the sitting-room, and I plainly saw the marks of their fingers on her throat for the entire day. Ten Days in a Mad-House by Nellie Bly

Jules Verne The entire block had been driven by the wind, in the midst of the broken icebergs, more than twenty-five miles to the north-east, and the prisoners had suffered the same fate as their floating prison. A Winter Amid the Ice by Jules Verne [1874]

Her own feeling was as entire as at its birth. The Last Man by Mary Shelley

This was encouraging, and I was on the point of transferring my entire attention to the two persons I have named, when one of them, the nearest, rose hurriedly and went out. The Bronze Hand by Anna Katharine Green

He would then be able to look over it and see along its entire length. The Poisoned Goblet by Arthur Gask [1935]

Anthony Trollope She did not doubt of success, for she had always succeeded; but one thing was absolutely necessary; she must secure the entire use of a sofa. Barchester Towers by Anthony Trollope

Each day she heard from him — each day she wrote, and this entire pouring out of herself on paper formed the charm of her existence. Lodore by Mary Shelley

George Gissing Marcian’s answer was in a tone of entire sincerity, very unlike that he had used when speaking on this subject with Heliodora. ‘It might please him well or ill. Veranilda by George Gissing [1903]

Jules Verne Up to the seventeenth year of the century the Iquito Indians, who then formed the entire population, were settled in the interior of the province at some distance from the river. Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon by Jules Verne [1881]

Sinclair Lewis No one person shall, during his entire lifetime, be permitted to retain an inheritance or various inheritances in total exceeding $2,000,000. It Can’t Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis

His mouth had vomited the entire black vocabulary. Limehouse Nights by Thomas Burke

Henry James An entire class of susceptibilities, and a gift connected with them — of no great richness or value, but the best I had — was gone from me. Hawthorne by Henry James [1879]

You’d never have thought, to see them bow, The fox was reflecting deeply how He would best proceed, to circumvent     His host, and prig     The entire pig — Or other bird to the same intent. Cobwebs from an Empty Skull by Ambrose Bierce [1874]

Anthony Trollope Within a month of that time he had blown his brains out in his London lodgings, thus making over the entire property to Will Belton at his father’s death. The Belton Estate by Anthony Trollope

Jules Verne By daybreak the entire population of Coal Town was astir. The Underground City by Jules Verne [1877]

I felt very nervous before beginning; but when I had got fairly to work, this feeling went off entirely, and I performed both operations with entire comfort. Victorian Worthies by George Henry Blore

Algernon Blackwood The entire hill lay bare and open to the sky. The Bright Messenger by Algernon Blackwood [1922]

Algernon Blackwood It was her entire life; she lived for it, she would die for it. Sand by Algernon Blackwood [1912]

Henry Kingsley So we never bored one another, and so, by degrees, gaining the old lady’s entire confidence, I got entrusted with a special mission of a somewhat peculiar character. The Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn by Henry Kingsley [1859]

H. Rider Haggard Please yourself, Philip, please yourself; it is a matter of entire indifference to me. Dawn by H. Rider Haggard

H. G. Wells The ancient rarity of gold upon which the entire system rested was gone. The World Set Free by H. G. Wells [1914]

Arnold Bennett At half past eleven, when the entire assemblage passed into the drawing-room, she dropped on to the piano-stool and began a Waldteufel waltz with irresistible seductiveness. These Twain by Arnold Bennett [1916]

For the flight and declination of the ends, or an entire turning about, is an action of each towards unity by the conjoint action and συνεντελέχεια of both. On the Magnet by William Gilber

The entire assembly turned towards Albert’s valet, all eyes questioning him. The Widow Lerouge by Émile Gaboriau

George Borrow Three or four days after my arrival I was seated in the corridor which, as I have already observed, occupied the entire front of the house. The Bible in Spain by George Borrow

Algernon Blackwood The entire little scene, the words, the laughter and the look, were but evidence of an attempt to lift the mask. Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]

And even in their mode of navigation they have admitted no such an entire change as you would suppose probable. Eothen by Alexander William Kinglake [1844]

The sailor had made one mistake of considerable magnitude, but the captain’s entire existence was a mistake altogether. The Ocean Wave by Ambrose Bierce

Edgar Allan Poe You may have a distinct idea of the ultimate body by conceiving it to be entire brain. Tales of Science by Edgar Allan Poe

At first she spoke almost too softly for Forde to hear, so he waited until she warmed up before giving her his entire attention. The Crowned Skull by Fergus Hume

This memory keep Coupeau’s entire family from the drink. L’Assommoir by Émile Zola

Sigmund Freud But now the entire class was screaming 'Orja,' then 'Eurjo,' and finally 'Feuerjo.' He was then aroused by the actual fire alarm in the street. The Interpretation of Dreams by Sigmund Freud [1911]

It is the outer wall the entire way along. The Haunted Baronet by J. Sheridan Le Fanu [1871]

Just as Random finished dressing for mess — and he dressed very early, so as to devote his entire attention to solving this new problem — the soldier who had been on guard appeared. The Green Mummy by Fergus Hume

Edgar Allan Poe Near the hole cut through the bulkhead by Augustus there was room enough for an entire cask, and in this space I found myself comfortably situated for the present. The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe

Frances Hodgson Burnett Through what means children so quickly convey to each other—while seeming scarcely to do more than play—the entire history of their lives and surroundings, is a sort of occult secret. The Head of the House of Coombe by Frances Hodgson Burnett [1922]

Alfred Ainger It is necessary to come to the study of his writings in entire trustfulness, and having first cast away all prejudice. Charles Lamb by Alfred Ainger [1882]

William Godwin Indeed there is no reason to suppose that any one was admitted into his entire familiarity. Lives of the Necromancers by William Godwin [1834]

H.P. Lovecraft After uncovering the entire surface, which consisted of three immense granite slabs, we stepped back some distance to survey the charnel scene; and Warren appeared to make some mental calculations. The Statement of Randolph Carter by H.P. Lovecraft [1919]

Benjamin Disraeli It describes the entire devotion of my existence to your life; and my complete sympathy with every attribute of your nature. The Consul’s Daughter by Benjamin Disraeli

They grew and assumed the bright aspect of a prayer, suffusing an even glow over the entire dark world, the whole of life, and all people. Mother by Maksim Gorky

Virginia Woolf The terrace was broad enough to take the entire shadow of one of the great trees laid flat. Between the Acts by Virginia Woolf [1941]

Rudyard Kipling I told ’em I was busy, as a rule, till after dinner, but they might send along the entire directorate if it eased ’em any. The Day’s Work by Rudyard Kipling [1898]

Anthony Trollope But the prospect of having to spend an entire afternoon in Manchester Square was too much for him, as he remained in his chamber till the usual hour. The Prime Minister by Anthony Trollope

H.P. Lovecraft Charles’s aspect was very drawn and haggard, and he dropped his entire load with a start at the sound of his father’s voice. The Case of Charles Dexter Ward by H.P. Lovecraft [1927]

Leon Trotsky I swallowed books, fearful that my entire life would not be long enough to prepare me for action. My Life by Leon Trotsky

Nathaniel Hawthorne He fathomed the meaning of every ditch, and formed an entire plan of the fortress from its half-obliterated lines. The Snow Image and other stories by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1851]

Andrew Lang She entered a magnificent room which appeared to occupy the entire Castle, and which was lighted by gold and jewelled stars in the ceiling. The Yellow Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Matthew Arnold But an entire victory he has, as I will next proceed to show, by no means won. The Study of Celtic Literature by Matthew Arnold [1867]

Lifting an edge of the sheet he pulled it away, exposing the entire body, altogether naked and showing in the candle-light a claylike yellow. Can Such Things Be? by Ambrose Bierce [1893]

This man commences by riding in front of the animal, to irritate and absorb his entire attention by riding in repeated circles just in front of him. Journal of Adventures in Somali Land by John Hanning Speke [1864]

Anthony Trollope In the De Officiis he divides the entire matter into three parts, and to each part he devotes a book. The Life of Cicero by Anthony Trollope [1881]

The entire neighborhood could quit her; that would relieve her of the piles of stinking junk and give her less work to do. L’Assommoir by Émile Zola

Margaret Oliphant There was space enough for chairs to be set round it, and that was all: the table with its red-and-blue cover and the faces appearing above it, constituted the entire scene. Salem Chapel by Margaret Oliphant [1862]

Jules Verne Glenarvan would fain have put in a word about the business on hand, but the Commandant related his entire history, and was not in a mood to stop till he had done. In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne [1873]

Edgar Allan Poe I hope that I am right in this supposition; for upon it I build my expectation of reading the entire riddle. The Murders in the Rue Morgue by Edgar Allan Poe

Algernon Blackwood And with it vanished the entire little bundle of thoughts and feelings I was accustomed to regard as John Mason. . Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]