Phrases with "indicated"

E. Phillips Oppenheim The beater who had found the revolver indicated the bush from underneath which he had picked it up. The Glenlitten Murder by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1929]

Jules Verne It was quite true that in the direction indicated by Flaypole there was a white speck visible upon the horizon. The Survivors of the Chancellor by Jules Verne [1875]

Jules Verne Captain Nemo indicated the place I was to occupy. Twenty-Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne [1872]

Salient characteristic as indicated by his actions: subtlety. The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey

Sinclair Lewis They were four solid citizens and their resolute look indicated that they preferred to be courteous, but they were going to be hard. Kingsblood Royal by Sinclair Lewis

Beatrice indicated Inspector Stone. “This gentleman wants to ask you some questions,” she said quietly, “and of course you’ll answer him as fully as you can. The Night of the Storm by Arthur Gask [1937]

Here she was at last, white as a corpse, and with red swollen eyelids which indicated a night of weeping. The Golden Calf by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1883]

Its psychological ground may be indicated in outline as follows. The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen

Jacques Futrelle If his attitude indicated anything except sheer comfort, it was that he was listening. Elusive Isabel by Jacques Futrelle [1909]

Jules Verne When the clock indicated twenty minutes past eight, Andrew Stuart got up, saying, “Gentlemen, in twenty minutes the time agreed upon between Mr. Fogg and ourselves will have expired. Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne [1873]

George Gissing A motion of his lips indicated amused approval, but at once he commanded himself, and entered the dining-room with exemplary gravity. The Odd Women by George Gissing [1892]

I looked in the direction indicated and had to admit that the atmosphere certainly seemed to be clearer there than elsewhere. The Lust of Hate by Guy Boothby [1898]

I walked up the drive and, as long as I was in sight of the occupant of the car, my slow pace indicated I was in no hurry at all. The Secret of the Garden by Arthur Gask [1924]

He indicated where he had been having pain and, the current of the battery being turned on, the electrode was moistened and pressed against the affected spot. The Tragedy of the Silver Moon by Arthur Gask [1940]

Guy de Maupassan He felt that he would like to devote himself to her, to protect her — and the slowness with which he replied to her questions indicated his preoccupation. Bel Ami by Guy de Maupassan

Jacques Futrelle The masked man glanced around at them, and with a motion of his head indicated the door leading to the street. Elusive Isabel by Jacques Futrelle [1909]

Jules Verne Besides, very soon loud blowings indicated that the spouting animals were vigorously ejecting the air which had become useless for their breathing purposes. Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon by Jules Verne [1881]

Jeremy Bentham In this case, the disposition indicated is a good one. An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation by Jeremy Bentham

Victor Hugo A smaller shadow, flitting to and fro among the larger ones, indicated either a dwarf or a child. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Nathaniel Hawthorne She came in with perfect freedom and familiarity, and was received quietly by the old gentleman; who, however, by his manner towards Middleton, indicated that he was now to take his leave. The Ancestral Footstep by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Nothing grew there but a shrub or two with some white flowers; nothing but the number of the mounds, and their disquieting shape, indicated the presence of the dead. The Ebb-Tide by Robert Louis Stevenson and Lloyd Osbourne

Anthony Trollope The path was indicated to us, and off we started with high hopes. North America by Anthony Trollope

George Meredith The young officer indicated presently broke away and galloped up to her, bending over his horse’s neck to join the conversation. Vittoria by George Meredith [1867]

Gustave Flauber The expression on the face of Vitellius indicated that he regarded all this turmoil as no concern of his. Herodias by Gustave Flauber

E. F. Benson Lucia assumed her rapt music-face, and with eyes fixed on the ceiling, indicated slow triplets on the table cloth. Trouble for Lucia by E. F. Benson [1939]

I saw poor Maurice de Crespigny execute his feeble autograph, and I put my own muscular-looking signature in the place indicated to me, and I asked no questions. Eleanor's Victory by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1863]

Jules Verne The captain’s remained hermetically closed, after being furnished with different instruments, furniture, travelling garments, books, clothes for changing, and utensils, indicated in a detailed list. The English at the North Pole by Jules Verne

Wilkie Collins Having indicated the safe and solid speculation, the visitor added a warning word, relating to the plausible and dangerous investments of the day. The Fallen Leaves by Wilkie Collins [1879]

H. G. Wells Her hat too was a change from the careless lumpishness of last year, a hat that, to a feminine mind, would have indicated design. Love and Mr Lewisham by H. G. Wells [1900]

Victor Hugo This man, whose dress indicated a sailor, was of good mien and fine figure, things imperative to courtiers, and not forbidden to common folk. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Benjamin Disraeli His bright blue eyes, open forehead, and sunny face, indicated a man fall of resources, and with a temper of natural sweetness. Lothair by Benjamin Disraeli [1870]

The first words she uttered indicated what that direction was. Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley [1889]

Theodore Dreiser His long, brown, artistic hands, hard and muscular, indicated an idle force that might be used in many ways. The Titan by Theodore Dreiser

Henry James The nurse had gone down to her supper, and from the staircase a perceptible odour of fizzling bacon indicated that a more cheerful state of things prevailed in the lower regions. The Princess Casamassima by Henry James [1886]

Baldwin Spencer The roots of the tree, represented by the Churinga and head-dress, were in this instance indicated by a large number of strings hanging down from the head-dress all round the body. The Native Tribes of Central Australia by Baldwin Spencer

Jack London The blot of smoke which indicated the Macedonia’s position had reappeared. The Sea-Wolf by Jack London [1904]

Theodore Dreiser In her colorful cheeks and strong arms and shoulders, indicated by her well-tailored suit, he recognized the human vigor he most craved in a woman. The Titan by Theodore Dreiser

Jules Verne The face of the country was gradually rising, and, ere long, the barometer indicated a height of fifteen hundred feet above the level of the sea. Five Weeks in a Balloon by Jules Verne [1869]

George Gissing After musing a little, she put a question which indicated how her thoughts had travelled. Born in Exile by George Gissing [1891]

E. F. Benson That was indiscreet, but there was nothing incriminating about it, and as for the row of crosses which followed Babs’s signature, she explained quite frankly that they indicated that she was cross. Lucia in London by E. F. Benson [1927]

Charles Stur I felt it my duty also before leaving Lake Victoria to report what I had heard to the Governor. As the barometer fell before the rain, so it indicated a cessation of it, by gradually rising. Narrative of an expedition into Central Australia by Charles Stur

T. H. Huxley Hence, while the placenta of the Dog is like a girdle, that of Man has the cake-like form, indicated by the name of the organ. Essays by T. H. Huxley

Guy de Maupassan A pine board fastened over the door indicated that thirsty people might enter. Bel Ami by Guy de Maupassan

Transition to Hegel. Let me recall to you the programme which I indicated to you at our last meeting. A Pluralistic Universe by William James [1909]

Four each took a hand of the confiding strangers, and, pointing ahead and chattering, induced them to walk quickly in a direction in which by signs they indicated the dwelling of a white man. Tropic Days by E. J. Banfield

It a’n’t the first time I’ve been up here after dark, takin’ a quiet stroll and a pipe, before turning in over yonder”— Mr. Prodder indicated Doncaster by a backward jerk of his thumb. Aurora Floyd by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1863]

Victor Hugo He plunged his fingers into his hair, and scratched his head, a symptom which indicated attention to what was about to occur. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Leslie Stephen Temple’s theory, so far as he had any consistent theory, is indicated in the statement that the moderns gathered “all their learning from books in the universities. Swift by Leslie Stephen [1882]

Bronislaw Malinowski The deep tie between a man and his child is here explicitly indicated and not inferred by us, as in the foregoing cases, in which we could only state that the beliefs and facts point to such a tie. The Family among the Australian Aborigines by Bronislaw Malinowski [1913]

Baldwin Spencer A handle end may be indicated in various ways, as can be seen in the figures, but there are no serrations. Native tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia by Baldwin Spencer

This man, except a sword, had all the appearance of a soldier; and his buff boots still slightly covered with dust, indicated that he had been on horseback in the course of the day. The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas

G. K. Chesterton This merely technical originality is indicated in the very title of the play. George Bernard Shaw by G. K. Chesterton [1909]

The good woman went on talking for some time still; the corporal indicated his support by nodding his head, not being able to get a word in himself. The Charterhouse of Parma by Stendhal

Sinclair Lewis He scolded the actors, and they hated him; and all this time the letters he was getting from other colleges in answer to his petitions indicated that they thought he had too big a job already. Gideon Planish by Sinclair Lewis

Mark Twain Day before yesterday, letters and telegrams began to arrive from friends and strangers which indicated that I was supposed to be dangerously ill. What is Man? and other essays by Mark Twain

Wilkie Collins The Captain looked in the direction indicated to him, and discovered a second and a smaller island, lying away to the southwest. Little Novels by Wilkie Collins [1887]

Henry James With all this”— and she indicated the general tribute —“he has done enough. The Ambassadors by Henry James [1903]

Arthur Conan Doyle Now I stood astonished before it, for there were three similar imprints upon its surface, enormous in size, irregular in outline, of a depth which indicated the ponderous weight which had left them. Tales of Terror and Mystery by Arthur Conan Doyle [1923]

He swelled himself out at least into the size of the chief executioner himself, and with a tone of authority, which sufficiently indicated who and what he was, inquired for the chief of the village. The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan by James Justinian Morier

George Gissing This time it was the prior himself who received him, and with an address which indicated the change in the position of the penitent, now become an ordinary guest. Veranilda by George Gissing [1903]

Now, where is that Ivanhoe she was reading when the music was on?” Mrs. Ethelton indicated the book and Larose, picking it out from among the others, opened it where a bookmarker had been left in. The Hidden Door by Arthur Gask [1934]

Edward Bellamy Legends on the walls all about the hall indicated to what classes of commodities the counters below were devoted. Looking Backward From 2000 to 1887 by Edward Bellamy

A person small and emaciated, yet deriving dignity from a carriage which, while it indicated deference to the Court, indicated also habitual self-possession and self-respect. My Life and Loves by Frank Harris

Guy de Maupassant His waistcoat left open, his unbuttoned breeches, and his turned-up shirt-sleeves, indicated that he felt hot, and his muddy shoes showed that it had rained hard some days before. Duchoux by Guy de Maupassant [1887]

Jeremy Bentham In this case, the disposition indicated by it (considered with respect to the influence of it on the man’s conduct towards others) is manifestly a beneficent and meritorious one. An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation by Jeremy Bentham

Having received directions, he once more thanked the boy, who departed with a speed that indicated he was “an ‘ongry”, if Ralph was not. Ralph Rashleigh by James Tucker

The connection here indicated between the aesthetic value and the invidious pecuniary value of things is of course not present in the consciousness of the valuer. The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen

Benjamin Disraeli Calm, collected, and critical, he surveyed the situation and indicated the possible contingencies. Lothair by Benjamin Disraeli [1870]

Another thing which Captain Porter noted with encouragement was an apparent slackening of that really incredible speed indicated by the earlier messages. Claimed! by Francis Stevens

He shrugged his shoulders with a movement that indicated a dormant resistance, and went quietly into the drawing-room. Vixen by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1879]

The day was 12° hotter than yesterday; the thermometer indicated 104°. Australia Twice Traversed by Ernest Giles

George Gissing Never more than glanced; yet this did not seem to be the result of shyness; rather it indicated a lack of mental activity, of speculation, of interest in her as a human being. The Emancipated by George Gissing [1889]

Arnold Bennett She indicated the glories of Bursley Park, as the train slackened for Bursley, with modesty. The Old Wives’ Tale by Arnold Bennett [1908]

She indicated the flowers with a wave of her hand. The Man in the Queue by Josephine Tey

Anatole France He went up to the roof timbers, then, having taken some steps down a long passage, he indicated to us two very clean rooms where fires sparkled. At the Sign of the Reine Pédauque by Anatole France

Jeremy Bentham Oliver Cromwell, whose conduct indicated a heart more than ordinarily callous, was as remarkably profuse in tears. An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation by Jeremy Bentham

George Gissing And the lines of her face, though they made no approach to smiling, indicated agreeable thoughts. The Paying Guest by George Gissing [1895]

Arnold Bennett The manner of Auntie Hamps’s noisy breathing, like the puzzled gaze of her eyes, indicated apprehension of the profoundest, acutest sort. These Twain by Arnold Bennett [1916]

Arthur Conan Doyle Only a dim grey swathe cut through the black heath indicated the line of his road. Danger! and other stories by Arthur Conan Doyle [1918]

Jules Verne There Captain Nemo stopped, and with his hand indicated an object I had not yet perceived. Twenty-Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne [1872]

For what is indicated indirectly is stimulating, while what is said clearly is valued more moderately. Essays and Miscellanies by Plutarch

Andrew Lang Clement Marot’s motto was La Mort n’y Mord. It is indicated by the letters L. M. N. M. in the curious title of an edition of Marot’s works published at Lyons by Jean de Tournes in 1579. Books and Bookmen by Andrew Lang

Jules Verne Suddenly he exclaimed, extending his arm, and keeping it motionless, as if petrified: “There! there! Look! look!” All eyes turned immediately in the direction indicated so imperiously. In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne [1873]

Vsevolod Krestovsky We are all berries of the same bunch—except her” (and he indicated the folding doors). Knights of Industry by Vsevolod Krestovsky

Arthur Conan Doyle Their absolute steepness is indicated in the photograph which I took over the stony desert. The Lost World by Arthur Conan Doyle [1912]

Then she built a house near the mine, and taking her old nurse, Selina Sprotts, and Archibald McIntosh to live with her, sank a shaft in the place indicated by the latter. Madame Midas by Fergus Hume

Andrew Lang I do not know whether it has been observed that the totems are, as a rule, objects which may be easily drawn or tattooed, and still more easily indicated in gesture-language. Custom and Myth by Andrew Lang

Here and there a Malay house in the shade indicated man and his doings, but it was all silent. The Golden Chersonese and the way thither by Isabella L. Bird [1883]

But Bussy was no longer there to hear, he and his friends had ridden off towards the indicated spot. Chicot the Jester by Alexandre Dumas

Isabella Bird The town itself has fine gardens, belonging to the upper classes, but these are only indicated by branches straying over the top of very high walls. Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan by Isabella Bird [1891]

Theodore Dreiser When he came again and Cowperwood indicated the nature of the work he might wish to have done McKibben rose to the bait like a fish to a fly. The Titan by Theodore Dreiser

This,” he indicated the map, “was a product of a competition —‘Draw a map of any country from memory in twenty minutes’— and the three prize winners had their answers exhibited. The Franchise Affair by Josephine Tey

Arthur Conan Doyle The beautiful house and grounds indicated that Baron Gruner was, as Sir James had said, a man of considerable wealth. The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle [1927]

Henry James I don’t think he would have let her know, and am conscious, in saying this, that it indicated an advanced state of intimacy (with her, I mean). The Path Of Duty by Henry James [1884]

He has himself indicated that we have, as a nation, as a people, our joke, and every one of us is in the joke more or less. Henry James by William Dean Howells

Guy de Maupassan The painter’s valet, standing near her, listened also, and behind him his wife, the cook, who had helped in the first binding of the patient, indicated by nods of the head that she too understood. Strong as Death by Guy de Maupassan

Baldwin Spencer At Alice Springs they occasionally count, sometimes using their fingers in doing so, up to five, but frequently anything beyond four is indicated by the word oknira, meaning much or great. The Native Tribes of Central Australia by Baldwin Spencer

Ivan Turgenev Emilie indicated her to Kuzma Vassilyevitch and said: “This is my aunt, Madame Fritsche.” Kuzma Vassilyevitch was a little surprised but thought it his duty to introduce himself. Lieutenant Yergunov’s Story by Ivan Turgenev

I like the misty way in which the story is indicated rather than revealed. The Life and Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne by Frank Preston Stearns [1906]

Anthony Trollope The whole line of defence was indicated by the gentlemen who moved and seconded the Address. An active, well-supported Church was the chief need of a prosperous and intelligent people. Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope

He indicated a spread-out newspaper lying upon the desk. The Vaults of Blackarden Castle by Arthur Gask [1950]

Virginia Woolf It indicated such freedom of mind, such liberty of person, such confidence in himself. A room of one’s own by Virginia Woolf [1929]

Baldwin Spencer The shape of the original piece of bark was as indicated in Diagram 3. Native tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia by Baldwin Spencer

From the delicately indicated embroidery of the tunic to the minute scaling of the serpent-headed staff it held, it was an exquisite bit of craftsmanship. Citadel of Fear by Francis Stevens

He indicated the visitors’ chair, and subsided into his own with an air of being glad of an anchorage in a world suddenly at sea. Brat Farrar by Josephine Tey

Edward Bellamy There were but a few pieces of music in the “5 P.M.” section, and I indicated an organ piece as my preference. Looking Backward From 2000 to 1887 by Edward Bellamy

Anthony Trollope Then he walked across a street or two in the City to the place indicated by Bollum for the appointment. John Caldigate by Anthony Trollope

Arnold Bennett That was his parting shot, by which he indicated that he was not as other waiters are, and that any person who treated him with disrespect did so at his own peril. The Grand Babylon Hotel by Arnold Bennett [1902]

George Gissing His name was John Edward Earwaker. Externally he bore a sort of generic resemblance to Peak, for his face was thin and the fashion of his clothing indicated narrow means. Born in Exile by George Gissing [1891]

M. R. James Nor could Parkins, fair-minded man as he was, detect anything in the demeanour of master, mistress, or maid that indicated guilt. Ghost Stories of an Antiquary by M. R. James

Thomas Wolfe He kept his eyes focused on Mr. Samuel Fetzer’s face, but something in their expression indicated that his mind was elsewhere. You Can’t Go Home Again by Thomas Wolfe [1940]

True, they were bigoted in a degree which indicated feebleness of intellect; but THAT wounded no man in particular, while to many it recommended them. The Avenger by Thomas de Quincey

Arnold Bennett The faint, quizzical emphasis which she put on the ‘now’ indicated the essential of her thought. The Old Wives’ Tale by Arnold Bennett [1908]

Theodore Dreiser His big hands and feet indicated a day when he had not worn the best English cloth suits and tanned leather, but his presence was not in any way offensive — rather the other way about. The Financier by Theodore Dreiser

H. G. Wells Here’s my answer!” He indicated a ticket. In the Days of the Comet by H. G. Wells [1906]

Arthur Conan Doyle Inside the cleft was a second guidance mark, which pointed right up it with the tip somewhat elevated, as if the spot indicated were above the level of the ground. The Lost World by Arthur Conan Doyle [1912]

The remains of a bachelor breakfast, a half-empty egg-shell, a fragment of toast, and a cracked coffee-cup, indicated that he had but lately taken his morning meal. The Cloven Foot by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1879]

A sunk bucket with a squirt in it, indicated an intention, as yet unmatured, to add a fountain to the natural beauties of the site. Diana Tempest by Mary Cholmondeley [1893]

Jules Verne Here and there some villages already deserted indicated the approach of the Tartar hordes. Michael Strogoff by Jules Verne [1876]

George Gissing She said no more than a single good-bye, lest she should appear to favour some above the others, but the expression of her eyes indicated those with whom she had been especially pleased. Workers in the Dawn by George Gissing [1880]

He saw a man of about six-and-twenty, of the middle height, slim almost to fragility, yet with a compactness of form which indicated activity and possibly strength. The Cloven Foot by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1879]

He had a hat like mine, only more brown, and a coat like mine”— he indicated his tight-fitting, waisted navy-blue coat —“only brown too. The Man in the Queue by Josephine Tey

It was given to me in several stages, at intervals which are not indicated here. Chance by Joseph Conrad [1913]

The above-named Board merely ordered some precautions, which, without obviating the danger, indicated their apprehension of it. I Promessi Sposi by Alessandro Manzoni

Baldwin Spencer The decoration is also very characteristic, and the old hafting is indicated by a flattened band, grooved on both its upper and lower surfaces, and decorated with abrus seeds on both sides. Native tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia by Baldwin Spencer

James Joyce His face, shining with raindrops, had the appearance of damp yellow cheese save where two rosy spots indicated the cheekbones. Dubliners by James Joyce

Willa Cather The tops of the dark, still cedars, just visible from the road, indicated its windings. A Lost Lady by Willa Cather [1923]

Bram Stoker Like the other men in the house, he knew of the carrying to and fro of the great chest, and had got it into his head that the care exercised in its porterage indicated that it was full of treasure. The Lair of the White Worm by Bram Stoker [1911]

Arnold Bennett Mr. Boldero indicated the enigmatic. The Old Wives’ Tale by Arnold Bennett [1908]

Jules Verne Bob Harvey had reclosed the door of the powder-magazine, and a movement on the deck indicated a general awakening of the pirates. The Mysterious Island by Jules Verne [1874]

Jules Verne The tall grass rose above him, and his track was indicated only by the flight of innumerable aquatic birds, which rose from the side of the road and dispersed into the air in screaming flocks. Michael Strogoff by Jules Verne [1876]

Arnold Bennett You’ve met him here,” she added, glancing at Edwin. Mrs Hamps nodded, satisfied, and the approving nod indicated that she was aware of all the excellences of the Hesketh family. Clayhanger by Arnold Bennett [1910]

Wilkie Collins She had written at once to the address indicated on his card, in such terms and to such purpose as would prevent him, she hoped and believed, from ever venturing near the house again. No Name by Wilkie Collins [1862]

Anthony Trollope But the word indicated was very plain, and that word had been applied to his own wife. Is He Popenjoy? by Anthony Trollope [1878]

Henry James Dora shook hands first with her cousin, but he watched the manner of her greeting with the other visitor and saw that it indicated extreme friendliness — on the part of the latter. Mrs. Temperly by Henry James [1887]

George Gissing She said little, and evidently was at no time a free talker, but the smile on her face indicated a mood of quiet enjoyment. New Grub Street by George Gissing [1891]

Rudyard Kipling They indicated mess cake, what (and it was much) was left over of the eternal blancmange, a sardine savoury, and the mess sherry. Limits and Renewals by Rudyard Kipling [1932]

Having indicated an easy chair before the fire to his guest, the South American merchant sank back again into his own. A Voyage to Arcturus by David Lindsay [1920]

I retch!” And the bang of the receiver on its rest indicated that the poet had said his say. The Franchise Affair by Josephine Tey

His repairs looked all right on the surface, but ever and anon considerable flotsam indicated vital gaps. My Tropic Isle by E. J. Banfield

Henry James If I did not leave them alone she meant me to come for a purpose — a purpose now indicated by the quick, fantastic idea that to oblige me she had unlocked the secretary. The Aspern Papers by Henry James [1888]

Victor Hugo Never had a course of conduct been more plainly indicated to a well-ordered mind. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Nathaniel Hawthorne Hitherto, moreover, even while he was standing perfectly still, there had been a kind of possible gambol indicated in his aspect. The Marble Faun by Nathaniel Hawthorne [1860]

Yet, despite the situation of the house and the character of its inmates, it indicated none of that sordid squalor which would have characterized a similar haunt in a modern city. The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1834]

Robert Louis Stevenson All the points indicated by you have been brought out; but to rewrite the end, in my present state of over-exhaustion and fiction — phobia, would have been madness; and I let it go as it stood. Vailima Letters by Robert Louis Stevenson

He indicated his two companions. The Master Spy by Arthur Gask [1936]

Charlotte Perkins Gilman A big globe was made, and our uncertain maps, helped out by those in that precious yearbook thing I had, were tentatively indicated upon it. Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman [1915]

He took it, cocked it, and without even looking at it, went and took his position at the spot indicated by a handkerchief. The Corsican Brothers by Alexandre Dumas [1844]

And all that she had observed hitherto of Brian’s way of acting and thinking rather indicated a recklessness about money than an undue care of pounds, shillings, and pence. The Golden Calf by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1883]

E. Phillips Oppenheim Arm in arm, Prince Terniloff and his host climbed the snow-covered slope at the back of a long fir plantation, towards the little beflagged sticks which indicated their stand. The Great Impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1920]

M. P. Shiel By exact observation, I found that he indicated Betelgeux, the star “a” which shoulders the wet sword of Orion. He was hideously swollen, having perished of dropsy. Shapes in the Fire by M. P. Shiel [1896]

Anthony Trollope She had sometimes heard that Everett was impecunious, but that had simply indicated an additional call upon her father. The Prime Minister by Anthony Trollope

Baldwin Spencer These curious double names are as follows:-- Amongst these totemic groups there are three pairs, indicated by the numbers (1), (2), and (3). Native tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia by Baldwin Spencer

Arthur Conan Doyle With a wave of his hand he indicated my old armchair, but otherwise for half an hour he gave no sign that he was aware of my presence. The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle [1927]

There was so little water here that I was unable to remain more than one day, during which the thermometer indicated 104° in the shade. Australia Twice Traversed by Ernest Giles

We walked on tiptoe, like criminals at the dead of night, and stopped before that old oak cabinet which my father had indicated in so odd a way to me. Uncle Silas by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Oh, well, these,” he indicated the passports, “will be enough to frame a nice little indictment on, so that we can have him under our hands when we want him. A Shilling for Candles by Josephine Tey [1936]

Arnold Bennett Hilda knew that she could whistle, and had several times indicated to her indirectly that whistling was undesirable; but she had never heard her whistling as she whistled now. Hilda Lessways by Arnold Bennett [1911]

As he went out you could observe no traces in his countenance or demeanour which indicated that he was in the least mindful of having been benefited by the society he was just leaving. Wanderings in South America by Charles Waterton [1825]

He indicated one of the wooden chairs with a thin forefinger that shook a little, either from age or eagerness. Unseen - Unfeared by Francis Stevens

Birtley Raydon’s mother felt angered, and sickened, too, by all that she found—and she found a great deal—which indicated mere senseless, useless extravagance. What Really Happened by Marie Belloc Lowndes [1926]

His hand was light, but it indicated danger. The Vicomte de Bragelonne by Alexandre Dumas [1848-1850]

Kate Chopin Her hair had escaped from its fastenings; her collar was hooked awry; her face was flushed and her whole bearing indicated her condition. At Fault by Kate Chopin

Guy de Maupassan It was said of him with slight surprise: “He is really very well bred!” This surprise, although it flattered him, also wounded him, for it indicated a certain social barrier. Strong as Death by Guy de Maupassan

Bronislaw Malinowski In the case of a legal norm the tribunal and the executive organs should be indicated as far as possible. The Family among the Australian Aborigines by Bronislaw Malinowski [1913]

Jeremy Bentham In this case the disposition indicated is a beneficent one. An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation by Jeremy Bentham

Arnold Bennett Sophia’s demeanour was not chilly; but it indicated that Sophia had no wish to be eyed over as a freak of nature. The Old Wives’ Tale by Arnold Bennett [1908]

Jack London Henry indicated with his head a second pair, and a third. White Fang by Jack London [1906]

His facial muscles indicated a wild and daring nature, and his eyes were like green fires. A Voyage to Arcturus by David Lindsay [1920]

E. Phillips Oppenheim They had arrived now at the line of sticks which indicated the places for the last stand. The Glenlitten Murder by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1929]

F. Scott Fitzgerald People like you”— he indicated Ahearn and his wife with a sweeping gesture —“all right. Flappers and Philosophers by F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald A faint newborn respect was indicated by his use of “my grandfather” instead of “grampa. The Beautiful and Damned by F. Scott Fitzgerald [1922]

E. F. Benson She did not like, either, this hole-and-corner en famille work with Mr. Wyse; it indicated a pushing familiarity to which, it was hoped, Mr. Wyse’s eyes were open. Miss Mapp by E. F. Benson [1922]

Walter Scott The first motion of Cromwell indicated a purpose of hastily replacing the picture, and it seemed as if an effort were necessary to repress his disinclination to look upon it. Woodstock by Walter Scott [1855]

Benjamin Disraeli It was momentary, but its deep colour indicated that it came from the heart. The Young Duke by Benjamin Disraeli [1831]

Andrew Lang Nothing of the sort is indicated in the meeting of the assembly in I. 54–5 8. Homer and His Age by Andrew Lang

Following the usual procedure, Sleeker indicated where everyone should be placed, he taking his own seat between Cookson and an elderly, stout woman. The Dark Mill Stream by Arthur Gask [1947]

Dead walls abutting on to it indicated that it had a garden. The Arrow of Gold by Joseph Conrad [1919]

Jules Verne The country now became more diversified, and the rising ground indicated their approach to a mountainous district. In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne [1873]

The little door indicated in the note was none other than that of the orangery of the palazzo Crescenzi, and ten times in the day Fabrizio found an excuse to visit it. The Charterhouse of Parma by Stendhal

G. K. Chesterton There is no clue to their destination, except it be indicated by a single incident. The Flying Inn by G. K. Chesterton [1914]

Leslie Stephen One characteristic conclusion is indicated in the opening passage of the life. Samuel Johnson by Leslie Stephen [1878]

Algernon Blackwood The doctor had indicated our respective places, and I found myself seated with my back to the door and opposite the black hearth. John Silence by Algernon Blackwood

F. Scott Fitzgerald It seemed to him that when a man with his energy was pursued for a year by increasing doubts, it indicated some fault in the plan. Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Walter Scott In others it seemed more entire, and a pillar of dark smoke, which ascended from the chimneys of the donjon, and spread its long dusky pennon through the clear ether, indicated that it was inhabited. The Monastery by Walter Scott [1820]

Walter Scott He was a tall thin man, with an adust complexion, and the vivacity of his eye indicated some irascibility of temperament. Woodstock by Walter Scott [1855]

H. G. Wells He indicated the exact height of the sugar. Meanwhile by H. G. Wells [1927]

Baldwin Spencer In this instance it represents the roots of trees, which are indicated by certain of the men. The Native Tribes of Central Australia by Baldwin Spencer

It was the first time Dorcas had seen Stanley Lake’s features in that translated state which indicated the action of his evil nature, and the apparition haunted her for many a day and night. Wylder’s Hand by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Victor Hugo On her face, through which the light of day never passed, the depressed corners of the mouth indicated the bitterness of the privation. The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo [1869]

Agatha indicated Ramon. “If this man calls again, Mary,” she said very quietly, “you are to tell him I’m not in. The Man of Death by Arthur Gask [1945]

Arthur Conan Doyle Through my glass portholes I saw its light green change to a dark blue, while the manometer in front of me indicated twenty feet. Danger! and other stories by Arthur Conan Doyle [1918]

Andrew Lang We have to ask whether, when once the doctrine of souls was conceived by early men, it took precisely the course of development usually indicated by anthropological science. The Making of Religion by Andrew Lang

Florence Dixie Three huge fires blazed merrily in front of my tent, and a little farther off a succession of smaller ones indicated the spot where the cooks were employed in preparing dinner. Across Patagonia by Florence Dixie [1880]

Anthony Trollope She understood the meaning of the footfall, and knew well that it indicated a purpose of marital authority. Rachel Ray by Anthony Trollope

George Gissing The page she indicated was covered with some half-dozen small drawings, exhibiting scenes from a popular cafe in Paris, done with a good deal of vigour, and some skill in the seizing of facial types. The Crown of Life by George Gissing [1899]

Arnold Benne Before coming to the method of using the indicated hours, I have one final suggestion to make. How to Live on Twenty-Four Hours a Day by Arnold Benne

How he was affected by emotions of love or hate I think I have sufficiently indicated by what I have said concerning his actions. The Secret History of the Court of Justinian by Procopius [1896]

Anthony Trollope That the farrier had extracted the nail from the part of the foot indicated was certainly a fact. The Duke’s Children by Anthony Trollope

Elizabeth Gaskell His bright look when Cynthia gave him the rosebuds indicated a gush of sudden delight more vivid than the pain he had shown by his previous increase of gravity. Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell [1865]