Phrases with "interjection"

E. Phillips Oppenheim As the echoes of his last interjection died away there was a silence between the two men. Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1898]

E. Phillips Oppenheim I wonder how Henri would——” She flashed a glance and an interjection upon him which checked the words upon his lips. Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1898]

Anthony Trollope But the letter did at last get itself written, and there was not a note of interjection in it. Framley Parsonage by Anthony Trollope

James Joyce The interjection (Buckley!) by the fire- ment in the pit. Finnegans Wake by James Joyce

It was clearly my duty to call his attention to it; so I said, “Hi!” an interjection which I have found serves its purpose in all countries. My Fascinating Friend by William Archer

After heaving a few deep sighs, and then giving vent to his vexation in an interjection or two, Don Abbondio began to grumble more connectedly. I Promessi Sposi by Alessandro Manzoni

Pooh!” “That interjection doesn’t answer my question. The Green Mummy by Fergus Hume

Pat’s only sign of surrender was the constant interjection of ‘me and Zoë’ into his conversation; and it was to be observed that the personal pronoun still came first. The Singing Sands by Josephine Tey [1952]

Jules Verne Then silent, scarcely uttering an interjection of admiration, they gazed, they contemplated. Round the Moon by Jules Verne [1873]

Edith Wharton His huge bulk hung a moment, like an avalanche, above the silence which followed Mr. Kent’s interjection and Mrs. Raycie’s murmur; then he crashed down on both. False Dawn by Edith Wharton

Julian Hawthorne Mr. Birchmore heard me almost in silence, only giving evidence by an occasional word or interjection that he was giving me his attention. Mrs. Gainsborough’s Diamonds by Julian Hawthorne

E. Phillips Oppenheim My God!” The interjection leaped from him with the sudden crispness of a pistol shot. The Amazing Judgment by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1897]