Sentence in Classic:
Herself a consummate coquette, she could not have maneuvered better on meeting a man she wished to attract.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
We were two children in the hands of that consummate soldier, Major: simply two innocent little children.
Arms and the Man By George Bernard Shaw Context
She would shoot with consummate velocity from the roof to the hall, yet would be in full possession of her breath and dignity on the moment of her arrival there.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Accordingly we find that those Roman captains who gained the love of their soldiers and were considerate of them, often achieved greater results than those who made themselves feared by them in an unusual degree, unless, like Manlius Torquatus, these last were endowed with consummate valour.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
And on top of it all, he had the consummate gall to stand here in the road and insult her with his infamous proposals.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
I was struck with a profound veneration at the sight of Brutus, and could easily discover the most consummate virtue, the greatest intrepidity and firmness of mind, the truest love of his country, and general benevolence for mankind, in every lineament of his countenance.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
The house of the Duke of Bracciano is one of the most delightful in Rome, the duchess, one of the last heiresses of the Colonnas, does its honors with the most consummate grace, and thus their fetes have a European celebrity.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
With his consummate knowledge of the nature of the people with whom he had to deal, he anticipated every measure on which they decided; and it might almost be said, that, in many instances, he knew their intentions, even before they became known to themselves.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
His savage barbarity was equalled only by the consummate coolness with which he committed the grossest and most savage deeds upon the slaves under his charge.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass Context
On either side there stood gold and silver mastiffs which Vulcan, with his consummate skill, had fashioned expressly to keep watch over the palace of king Alcinous; so they were immortal and could never grow old.