It was several more minutes before she was able to take deep breaths – even longer before she was able to utter more than a strangled sound.
She spoke with total resignation, utter defeat as she looked up at me.
The thought of us residing in utter blindness petrified me!
Suddenly he flicked off the flashlight, plunging them into utter darkness as she stumbled against him.
The utter pinnacle of Paul Dawkins' lifetime achievement was three September games with the bigs—screw the oh-for-seven batting average and his two fielding errors.
Rusty hinges were still visible in the wood but no door barred the entrance nor could anything be seen beyond but utter blackness.
Below, he could see a displaced boulder and disturbed earth before the slope dropped off at an impossible angle into utter blackness.
If Deidre found pleasure in funnel cakes and warm socks, she found utter ecstasy in Gabriel's arms.
But periodically he forgot the utter uselessness of arguing with the opinionated old man.
"Hello, Jerome," she said in a tone of utter acquiescence.
The other guests, standing nearby, gaped in utter shock.
Corday stared at Dean as if he were something on his shoe, utter disgust written on his unshaven face.
Unable to utter the word, are you?
First, he felt utter confusion, then anger.
Jackson shook violently, desperate to summon self-control, while every part of him yearned to cry out with the utter horror coursing through his mind.
"I didn't utter them now," she pointed out.
This was strongly opposed by Cromwell, who declared the very consideration of it had dangers, that it would bring upon the country "utter confusion" and "make England like Switzerland."
The tawdry and exaggerated rhetoric; the petty vanity and jealousies; the weak sentimentalism; the utter incapacity for proportioning means to ends, and for grasping the stern realities of things, which so commonly disfigure the lives and conduct even of the more honest members of his class, were wholly alien to his nature.
Henceforth it was impossible to publish or to utter a word which might offend the despots of church or state; and the Italians had to amuse their leisure with the polite triflings of academics.
The traditions of the Christian tomb-architects sank into utter insignificance, and the expanse of the wasted Campagna now offered room enough to bury the few bodies, without having to descend as once far down below the surface of the earth."
The impulse to utter audible sounds had always been strong within me.
And Helen's success has been more complete and inspiring than any of her friends expected, and the child's delight in being able to utter her thoughts in living and distinct speech is shared by all who witness her pleasure when strangers tell her that they understand her.
One inconvenience I sometimes experienced in so small a house, the difficulty of getting to a sufficient distance from my guest when we began to utter the big thoughts in big words.
We love eloquence for its own sake, and not for any truth which it may utter, or any heroism it may inspire.
For a long time he could not utter a word, so that the Rhetor had to repeat his question.
"Look out!" he shouted, in a voice plainly showing that he had long fretted to utter that word, and letting the borzois slip he galloped toward the count.
But he had no time to utter the decisive word which the expression of his face caused his mother to await with terror, and which would perhaps have forever remained a cruel memory to them both.
They've brought us to utter ruin!