Phrases with "gushed"

Horatio Bridge says: “There was one favorite spot in a little ravine, where a copious spring of clear, cold water gushed out from the sandy bank, and joined the larger stream. The Life and Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne by Frank Preston Stearns [1906]

Sinclair Lewis He gushed in to Holabird and told him so. Arrowsmith by Sinclair Lewis [1925]

Then wound up to welkin the wildest of death-fires, roared o’er the hillock: 10 heads all were melted, gashes burst, and blood gushed out from bites 11 of the body. Beowulf by translated by Francis Gummere

The Gy kissed me on my forehead, passionately, but as with a mother’s passion, and said, as the tears gushed from her eyes, “Farewell for ever. The Coming Race by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1871]

The blood from the wounds gushed forth along the edges of the sword, whereat King Liudegast stood in sorry mood. The Nibelungenlied by translated by Daniel B. Shumway

James Joyce Tears gushed from the eyes of the dissipated host. Ulysses by James Joyce [1922]

His adversary had fallen senseless with excessive pain and the flow of blood that gushed from an artery or a large vein. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte [1847]

E. F. Benson Yet this was no retrospective happiness, the happiness of vivid memory: it was his normally; it gushed from him as from some unquenchable spring. The House of Defence by E. F. Benson [1906]

The man gave a dreadful gurgling squeal and the blood gushed in torrents from the wound as he crumpled up like a limp rag. The Silent Dead by Arthur Gask [1950]

William Hope Hodgson And I saw now that there gushed forth a great blue flame from the earth; and the mighty rocks stood about it, as that they were olden giants groupt there to some strange service. The Night Land by William Hope Hodgson

William Hope Hodgson I heard no sound; but, out from the sun’s face, gushed an ever growing tongue of dazzling flame. The House on the Borderland by William Hope Hodgson

Bram Stoker The blood still gushed through his fingers. Dracula by Bram Stoker [1897]

Walter Scott A fair spring gushed out near the spot, and once traversed yards and courts, attached to well-built and convenient kennels and mews. Woodstock by Walter Scott [1855]

Andrew Lang So at last she took an axe and a tiny earthen bowl, she cut a very small hole in the side of Koumongoe, and out gushed enough milk to fill the bowl. The Brown Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Ivan Turgenev At first he prayed in a whisper, then perhaps by accident he uttered a loud “Oh, God!” and tears gushed from his eyes. The Inn by Ivan Turgenev

Miles Franklin Edmée could put Gaddy in the position of the romantic lover and affinity that she had gushed about. My Career Goes Bung by Miles Franklin [1946]

She gushed with fair appropriateness and great liberality, and finally fixed upon one scene to make her own. An impossible ideal by Sara Jeannette Duncan [1903]

He started up, and beheld his sister senseless on the earth, weltering in a stream of blood that gushed from her mouth. The Last Man by Mary Shelley

Henry Handel Richardson But it gushed freely, making up by abundance for its tepidness and want of clarity. Growing Pains by Henry Handel Richardson

Nathaniel Hawthorne From my spout, and such spouts as mine, must flow the stream that shall cleanse our earth of the vast portion of its crime and anguish which has gushed from the fiery fountains of the still. Twice-Told Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1842]

Her face softened, and tears gushed from her eyes as she said — ‘You do not know how much. The Heir of Redclyffe by Charlotte M. Yonge [1853]

On the back of this he drew the fat Archduke; a French soldier was stabbing him with his bayonet in the stomach, and instead of blood there gushed out an incredible quantity of corn. The Charterhouse of Parma by Stendhal

For this reason, doubtless, no writer has ever been so gushed over as Montaigne; and no writer, we may be sure, would be so horrified as he at such a treatment. Landmarks in Literature--French by Lytton Strachey

Nathaniel Hawthorne It was a sad transformation, too, that her rich and luxuriant hair had either been cut off, or was so completely hidden by a cap, that not a shining lock of it ever once gushed into the sunshine. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1850]

Water gushed out from the lips of the sluice. Last Leaves from Dunk Island by E. J. Banfield

Down in that green place the crystal water gushed and frolicked as if determined on one hour of rapturous life before joining the sedater sea. Huntingtower by John Buchan [1922]

She pressed his hands, till from her strength the blood gushed forth from out the nails: this irked the hero. The Nibelungenlied by translated by Daniel B. Shumway

William Makepeace Thackeray I would gladlysign the deposition — that is, if I could wr-wr-wr-wr-ite!” A faint shuddering smile — a quiver, a gasp, a gurgle — the blood gushed from his mouth in black volumes . Burlesques by William Makepeace Thackeray

Caroline Lamb Horrible to behold!—that bosom was gored with deadly rounds, and the black spouting streams of blood, fresh from the heart, uncoloured by the air, gushed into the wave. Glenarvon by Caroline Lamb [1816]

Blood gushed from his mouth, he coughed horribly, and then gasping, “My Rubens, my Rubens!” turned over and closed his eyes. The Hidden Door by Arthur Gask [1934]

At each respiration of the dying sufferer, the blood gushed out of the two wounds. The Corsican Brothers by Alexandre Dumas [1844]

Robert Louis Stevenson In this steady rain the springs of the mountain were broken up; every glen gushed water like a cistern; every stream was in high spate, and had filled and overflowed its channel. Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson

Andrew Lang But when one considers how Keats (like Shelley) has been gushed about, and how easy it is to gush about Keats, one can only thank Mr. Colvin for his example of reserve. Letters on Literature by Andrew Lang

James Joyce Boody cried angrily: — Crickey, is there nothing for us to eat? Katey, lifting the kettlelid in a pad of her stained skirt, asked: — And what’s in this? A heavy fume gushed in answer. Ulysses by James Joyce [1922]

Edith Wharton Politeness gushed from him in the driest seasons. The Descent of Man and other stories by Edith Wharton [1903]

Arthur Machen The room was cool and dark and cavernous, but the scent and heat of the summer gushed in through the open door. The Hill of Dreams by Arthur Machen [1907]

D. H. Lawrence The moment she entered the room where the man sat alone, waiting intensely, the thrill passed through her, she died in terror, and after the death, a great flame gushed up, obliterating her. The Prussian Officer and other stories by D. H. Lawrence

The hall door was flung open, and there gushed forth a blaze of light. East Lynne by Ellen Wood [1861]

From the mouth of Siegfried, the brave, gushed forth the blood. The Nibelungenlied by translated by Daniel B. Shumway

George Elio Then the tears gushed forth, she threw herself on her knees by the bed, and sobbed bitterly. Mr. Gilfil’s Love Story by George Elio

Oscar Wilde But his face was strangely pale, and as he fell upon the deck the blood gushed from his ears and nostrils. A House of Pomegranates by Oscar Wilde

Nathaniel Hawthorne Pearl resembled the brook, inasmuch as the current of her life gushed from a well-spring as mysterious, and had flowed through scenes shadowed as heavily with gloom. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1850]

Jack London The blood from his nose gushed in a scarlet stream over the feet of the helmsman, who was none other than Louis, his boat-mate. The Sea-Wolf by Jack London [1904]

John Galsworthy Poor Ann! And Juley gushed about my looking pale. On Forsyte ’Change by John Galsworthy

G. K. Chesterton When romantic ladies gushed over his V.C. and his military exploits, he sometimes felt himself to be a painfully prosaic person, but by the same token he knew he was incurably sane. The Club of Queer Trades by G. K. Chesterton [1905]

William Harrison Ainsworth His temple was cut open by the fall, and blood gushed in torrents from the wound. A Night's Adventure in Rome by William Harrison Ainsworth

Thomas Wolfe Their tales of woe and fear unspeakable gushed forth and beat upon my ears. You Can’t Go Home Again by Thomas Wolfe [1940]

Abraham Merri Then suddenly, not a hundred yards from us, gushed out a flood of soft radiance, opalescent, filled with pearly glimmerings and rosy shadows of light. The Metal Monster by Abraham Merri

Nathaniel Hawthorne Well, I bemoan it not; for if the fountain gushed at my very doorstep, I would not stoop to bathe my lips in it — no, though its delirium were for years instead of moments. Twice-Told Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1842]

Virginia Woolf And then the lady with the ear-rings gushed about the beauties of Nature. He glanced at the name of the street on the left. The Years by Virginia Woolf [1937]

Almost spent, as I was, by fatigue and the dreadful suspense I endured for several hours, this sudden certainty of life rushed like a flood of warm joy to my heart, and tears gushed from my eyes. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley [1831]

Arthur Conan Doyle The pulses in my temples beat like sledgehammers, and I believe I would have had a fit of some sort if the blood had not gushed from my nose and relieved me. A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle [1887]