1 I should not have been averse to do so, but that I imagined I detected trouble, and calculation relative to the extent of the cold meat, in Mrs. Micawber's eye.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 27. TOMMY TRADDLES
2 "No, my dear, for me there are no balls now where one enjoys oneself," said Anna, and Kitty detected in her eyes that mysterious world which was not open to her.
3 What her father said seemed simple enough, yet at these words Kitty became confused and overcome like a detected criminal.
4 He recalled particularly vividly the shame he had more than once detected in her at this necessity for lying and deceit.
5 "Of course I know you; I know you very well," the prince said to her with a smile, in which Kitty detected with joy that her father liked her friend.
6 The prince went up to her, and Kitty detected that disconcerting gleam of irony in his eyes.
7 And again he detected the expression of alarm in the eyes of Sviazhsky.
8 He tried to say what he was not thinking, but he felt continually that it had a ring of falsehood, that his brother detected him in it, and was exasperated at it.
9 When they reached a little marsh Levin would have driven by, but Stepan Arkadyevitch, with the experienced eye of a sportsman, at once detected reeds visible from the road.
10 Darya Alexandrovna, watching Anna and Vronsky attentively, detected it instantly.
11 But a week passed, a second, a third, and in society no impression whatever could be detected.
12 She was not above selling a poor grade of lumber for the price of good lumber if she thought she would not be detected, and she had no scruples about black-guarding the other lumber dealers.
13 To be poor seemed to her such a confession of failure that it amounted to disgrace; and she detected a note of condescension in the friendliest advances.
14 His voice had a note of conjugal familiarity: Miss Bart fancied she detected in Rosedale's eye a twinkling perception of the fact, and the idea turned her dislike of him to repugnance.
15 She detected in him at once all the signs of extreme nervous tension.