Phrases with "harmonized"

Theodore Dreiser Aileen went home at the time thinking of Rita’s taste and of how well she had harmonized her materials to her personality. The Titan by Theodore Dreiser

Kenneth Grahame Still, something in the aspect of the place harmonized with my humour, and I worked my way round to the back, where the ground, after affording level enough for a kitchen-garden, broke steeply away. Dream Days by Kenneth Grahame

Arthur Conan Doyle He had always been remarkable for a certain towsiness of appearance and carelessness of dress which harmonized with his Bohemian habits. The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle [1890]

Then an idea came to him which harmonized everything. Twenty Years After by Alexandre Dumas [1845]

Arthur Conan Doyle The whole place, with its scattered dirt-heaps and ill-grown shrubs, had a blighted, ill-omened look which harmonized with the black tragedy which hung over it. The Sign of Four by Arthur Conan Doyle [1890]

The grey rocks, the brown fields, the purple, undulating distances harmonized in luminous accord, exhaled already the scents of the evening. A Set of Six by Joseph Conrad [1908]

The gray costume harmonized with its aërial background; the metal of accoutrement and caparison was softened and subdued by the shadow; the animal’s skin had no points of high light. Tales of Soldiers and Civilians by Ambrose Bierce

Nathaniel Hawthorne His words had power, because they accorded with his thoughts; and his thoughts had reality and depth, because they harmonized with the life which he had always lived. The Snow Image and other stories by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1851]

Olaf Stapledon Two contrary but harmonized tendencies were at work. Darkness and the Light by Olaf Stapledon

Besides, there has as yet been no thorough attempt at a consistent synthetic portraiture; and the differences of different critics’ estimates need some common ground to meet and be harmonized upon. A Study of Hawthorne by G. P. Lathrop [1876]

His father kept a shop, but, oh, his soul would have harmonized with the loftiest rank in the land. The Golden Calf by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1883]

Anthony Trollope The bright colours worn by the women in their Sunday clothes, and the picturesque forms of the men, in their huge broad-brimmed flapping hats, harmonized well with the thick green foliage around them. La Vendée by Anthony Trollope

Nathaniel Hawthorne Her mild but saddened features and neat matronly attire harmonized together and were like a verse of fireside poetry. Twice-Told Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1842]

The harmonized sweetness and daring of her face was made pathetic by her downcast eyes. The Arrow of Gold by Joseph Conrad [1919]

Thomas Hardy Now, her mood was such that the humid sky harmonized with it. A Pair of Blue Eyes by Thomas Hardy [1899]

Theodore Dreiser They harmonized with his teeth and chin. The Titan by Theodore Dreiser

He was attired in faultless evening dress, and its deep black harmonized well with his dark eyes and hair. Dr Nikola Returns by Guy Boothby [1896]

The Spaniards listened greedily to reports which harmonized so well with their fond desires. The History of the Conquest of Peru by William Hickling Presco

Her thoughts, while she reverted to the circumstances that so changed their tenor, were stained with the fairest hues, harmonized by the most delicious music. Lodore by Mary Shelley

Nor, though he and the spirit of the spirits danced together, did they ever meet or speak; between them always moved the mortal figures and harmonized their incommunicable utterances. Descent into Hell by Charles Williams [1937]

George Gissing The others breakfasted in gloom that harmonized only too well with the heavy, dripping sky visible from their windows. The Odd Women by George Gissing [1892]

His overwhelming genius harmonized and ennobled the discordant elements of the Elizabethan tradition, and invested them not only with immortality, but with immortality understanded of the people. Landmarks in Literature--French by Lytton Strachey