I tried to appear resigned to defeat.
They didn't appear to be moving quickly.
You always appear when something bad is about to happen.
"It doesn't appear to be broken," he concluded in a monotone, "But we should take you to a doctor, just to be sure."
He tried unsuccessfully to appear wounded.
The sun is alone, except in thick weather, when there sometimes appear to be two, but one is a mock sun.
At least he didn't appear to be drunk.
Whatever the case, he didn't appear upset with Gerald.
"Oh, leave off!" said the accountant with a beaming but rather cunning smile, as if flattered at being made the subject of Zherkov's joke, and purposely trying to appear stupider than he really was.
The teen didn't appear happy.
Then the sun will appear in all his radiance and fill the world with light.
Thank God it didn't appear she had been contacted by her husband, but something was seriously wrong and Dean was smack-dab in the middle of it.
The visitor was Bitski, who served on various committees, frequented all the societies in Petersburg, and a passionate devotee of the new ideas and of Speranski, and a diligent Petersburg newsmonger--one of those men who choose their opinions like their clothes according to the fashion, but who for that very reason appear to be the warmest partisans.
He did date occasionally, but he didn't appear to be serious about any of the girls.
She poured sand over the fire and waited long enough to make it appear she had given his invitation consideration.
Landolt and others, made it at first appear that the change in weight, if there is any, consequent on a chemical change can rarely exceed one-millionth of the weight of the reacting substances, and that it must often be much less.
He was not rich, but would spend his last groat to be better dressed than others, and would rather deprive himself of many pleasures than allow himself to be seen in a shabby equipage or appear in the streets of Petersburg in an old uniform.
If one accepts this twofold aim all Rostopchin's actions appear irreproachable.
Nicholas glanced at her and, wishing to appear not to notice her abstraction, made some remark to Mademoiselle Bourienne and then again looked at the princess.
He leaned back in a chair across from her with muscular, feline grace, managing to appear both at ease and ready to pounce.
More adjectives appear, including adjectives of colour.
The stout man rose, frowned, shrugged his shoulders, and evidently trying to appear firm began to pull on his jacket without looking about him, but suddenly his lips trembled and he began to cry, in the way full-blooded grown-up men cry, though angry with himself for doing so.
If we have a large range of examples, if our observation is constantly directed to seeking the correlation of cause and effect in people's actions, their actions appear to us more under compulsion and less free the more correctly we connect the effects with the causes.
And how must she appear to him?
Prince Andrew listened attentively to Bagration's colloquies with the commanding officers and the orders he gave them and, to his surprise, found that no orders were really given, but that Prince Bagration tried to make it appear that everything done by necessity, by accident, or by the will of subordinate commanders was done, if not by his direct command, at least in accord with his intentions.
He would carry her away and then sa pauvre mere would appear and he would marry her.
Next morning, having taken leave of no one but the count, and not waiting for the ladies to appear, Prince Andrew set off for home.
Certain rights and privileges for the aristocracy appear to me a means of maintaining that sentiment.
Balashev, feeling it incumbent on him to reply, said that from the Russian side things did not appear in so gloomy a light.
Whether the preservation of my father's house in Moscow, or the glory of the Russian arms, or the prosperity of the Petersburg and other universities, or the freedom of Poland or the greatness of Russia, or the balance of power in Europe, or a certain kind of European culture called "progress" appear to me to be good or bad, I must admit that besides these things the action of every historic character has other more general purposes inaccessible to me.
Whenever an event occurs a man appears or men appear, by whose will the event seems to have taken place.
Every day, letters of inquiry and notices from the court arrived, and on the first of May, Denisov was ordered to hand the squadron over to the next in seniority and appear before the staff of his division to explain his violence at the commissariat office.
Natasha kept looking uneasily at everybody with wide-open eyes, as if wishing to intercept every glance directed toward her, and tried to appear the same as usual.
Our columns ought to have begun to appear on an open declivity to his right.
In what light must I appear to them! thought he, thinking of his troops.
A modern branch of mathematics having achieved the art of dealing with the infinitely small can now yield solutions in other more complex problems of motion which used to appear insoluble.
He was not going very fast, but on his flanks specks of foam began to appear and at times he would tremble like a leaf.
In addition, images engraved in walls of what appear to be people infected with polio are found in Egypt dating back to at least 1400 BC.
Suddenly your adversary's checker disappears beneath the board, and the problem is to place yours nearest to where his will appear again.
To such the State renders comparatively small service, and a slight tax is wont to appear exorbitant, particularly if they are obliged to earn it by special labor with their hands.
We ourselves will not delay to appear among our people in that Capital and in other parts of our realm for consultation, and for the direction of all our levies, both those now barring the enemy's path and those freshly formed to defeat him wherever he may appear.
When Grekov returned, Count Orlov-Denisov, excited both by the abandoned attempt and by vainly awaiting the infantry columns that still did not appear, as well as by the proximity of the enemy, resolved to advance.
She sauntered up the drive, trying to appear casual.
It does not appear Rudman is responsible for Amy Lou Lewis, who remains missing from her Cranston, Rhode Island home since last week.
I don't know why she asked me; it didn't appear as if I had a say in the matter.
Deidre bolted, silently willing a portal to appear as she sprinted into the fortress.
Darkyn didn't appear to force her to return.
She had to appear to be a normal human by being careful in everything she said and did.
We knew you'd appear eventually.
He'd just appear whenever he felt like it.
If she asked, a mirror would appear on the opposite wall.
Cynthia surmised that when they did appear, they were oversights on the part of the writer who unconsciously placed them as if she were writing in a normal, un-coded fashion.
It took too long for Brady to appear, and her stomach twisted as she imagined him blown to pieces.
He chose to appear far enough away from her that Damian didn't sic his Guardians on him.
Throwing my voice into any object I pleased, to make it appear that the object was speaking instead of me.
You would hardly have known the young prince when the time came for him to appear before his grandfather.
Find all the old men that live on the mountains or in the flat country around, and command them to appear before me one week from to-day.
Now, on a regular basis, videos appear which bring to life something that would otherwise be merely an ill-formed image in our minds.
The bright, gentle, fanciful plays--the ones I like best now--appear not to have impressed me at first, perhaps because they reflected the habitual sunshine and gaiety of a child's life.
It is fitting that Miss Keller's "Story of My Life" should appear at this time.
From Miss Sullivan's part of this report I give her most important comments and such biographical matter as does not appear elsewhere in the present volume.
The teachers at the Institution expressed the opinion that the description did not appear in any book in raised print in that library; but one lady, Miss Marrett, took upon herself the task of examining books of poems in ordinary type, and was rewarded by finding the following lines in one of Longfellow's minor poems, entitled 'Snowflakes':
This did not appear the worst, nor by any means a despicable alternative.
All health and success does me good, however far off and withdrawn it may appear; all disease and failure helps to make me sad and does me evil, however much sympathy it may have with me or I with it.
The Skip of the Tip-Toe-Hop, a Romance of the Middle Ages, by the celebrated author of 'Tittle-Tol-Tan,' to appear in monthly parts; a great rush; don't all come together.
Many of our houses, both public and private, with their almost innumerable apartments, their huge halls and their cellars for the storage of wines and other munitions of peace, appear to be extravagantly large for their inhabitants.
In clear weather, in summer, they appear blue at a little distance, especially if agitated, and at a great distance all appear alike.
But if, using the shortest diameter of Loch Fyne, we apply these proportions to Walden, which, as we have seen, appears already in a vertical section only like a shallow plate, it will appear four times as shallow.
They listened to the French sentences which to them were meaningless, with an air of understanding but not wishing to appear to do so.
To the men of both sides alike, worn out by want of food and rest, it began equally to appear doubtful whether they should continue to slaughter one another; all the faces expressed hesitation, and the question arose in every soul: For what, for whom, must I kill and be killed?...
They all knew very well that the enchanting countess' illness arose from an inconvenience resulting from marrying two husbands at the same time, and that the Italian's cure consisted in removing such inconvenience; but in Anna Pavlovna's presence no one dared to think of this or even appear to know it.
Owing to various diplomatic considerations the Russian armies--just those which might have destroyed his prestige--do not appear upon the scene till he is no longer there.
He was older, in his mid-thirties, and the light took longer to appear in his eyes than it had the younger man.
She paused, afraid of where this doorway led, and steadied her breathing before stepping through, at once disoriented to appear in a small kindergarten class.
It didn't appear to be far, and it was hours before she'd be asleep on her side of the world.
If ever you were going to appear, Rhyn, now's the time!
Unlike an elevator, it didn't appear to move.
She eased against him, awed by his pure strength yet determined not to appear as stupid as she felt.
She had pulled her long auburn hair high on her head, making her appear taller and almost regal in spite of the simple lines of the garment, and the plainness of her features.
It didn't appear Shipton had a relationship of any kind with Janet nor did she seem to have any logical reason to try and kill him.
He wasn't too full of himself, and he really did appear to love her.
The politician managed to make even his casual wear appear distinguished as he stood in the doorway with sparkling blue eyes.
Darian was too intense to appear relaxed, but he was waiting with a predator's patience to see what she'd do.
She didn't appear to have any reservations about Sam, but he wasn't taking any chances.
She did her best to appear upbeat and went to Ashley's side again.
He didn't appear too different than Brandon's classmates.
Xander had the urge to follow her to her car to ensure she left and didn't hide out on the main floor, waiting for him to appear, so she could kill him.
Creatures Darian said really were able to appear here.
I Saw that you would appear, but it was more of a feeling than a vision.
At the comparatively remote epoch when the Deccan was a forest tract, they were probably also met with there, but the swamps of the Bengal Sundarbans appear unsuited to their habits.
In habits these rodents appear to be very similar to the true flying-squirrels.
The pictures the language paints on her memory appear to make an indelible impression; and many times, when an experience comes to her similar in character, the language starts forth with wonderful accuracy, like the reflection from a mirror.
At that moment he was clearly thinking of nothing but how dashing a fellow he would appear as he passed the commander.
Sometimes when she recalled his looks, his sympathy, and his words, happiness did not appear impossible to her.
Only in the highest spheres did all these schemes, crossings, and interminglings appear to be a true reflection of what had to happen.
If it were any other man, she might think it was sexual frustration, but Brandon didn't appear to be interested in any of them.
I tried to appear noncommittal.
Señor Medena obviously delighted in that fact and even Alex didn't appear to mind.
He doesn't appear to be, but I had to stop and let him rest several times before he got to the barn.
The herds, which are led by females, appear in general to be family parties; and although commonly restricted to from thirty to fifty, may occasionally include as many as one hundred head.
Of more general interest, however, are his labours in pure mathematics, which appear for the most part in Crelle's Journal from 1828 to 1858.
I have noticed that a portion of Walden which in the state of water was green will often, when frozen, appear from the same point of view blue.
Torches blazed, and rich food began to appear on long tables.