1 Rumors of Abolitionist sympathies did not enhance the popularity of the MacIntoshes.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER III
2 They stimulate him to greater watchfulness, and enhance his power to capture his slave.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick DouglassGet Context In CHAPTER XI
3 A circumstance which greatly tended to enhance the tyranny of the nobility, and the sufferings of the inferior classes, arose from the consequences of the Conquest by Duke William of Normandy.
4 Treat my assertion of its truth as a mere stroke of art to enhance its interest.
5 But the smile did not enhance Vera's beauty as smiles generally do; on the contrary it gave her an unnatural, and therefore unpleasant, expression.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XII
6 The impatience of Cedric had been rather enhanced than diminished by his confinement.
7 Novelty in society and adventure were the zest of life to Richard Coeur-de-Lion, and it had its highest relish when enhanced by dangers encountered and surmounted.
8 Her long mourning robes and her flowing wimple of black cypress, enhanced the whiteness of her skin, and the beauty of her light-coloured and flowing tresses, which time had neither thinned nor mingled with silver.
9 Instead of being ruined, my good sir, you will find that your reputation has been enormously enhanced.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
10 I saw few human beings besides them, and if any other happened to enter the cottage, their harsh manners and rude gait only enhanced to me the superior accomplishments of my friends.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) ShelleyGet Context In Chapter 12
11 Among the men was an Italian prisoner, an officer of the French army; and Nicholas felt that the presence of that prisoner enhanced his own importance as a Russian hero.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In BOOK 12: CHAPTER IV
12 This light enhanced the scarlet of the flag, with an indescribable and terrible purple.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 12: CHAPTER VI—WAITING
13 He was as radiant, as if his chair, his asthma, and the failure of his limbs, were the various branches of a great invention for enhancing the luxury of a pipe.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER 51. THE BEGINNING OF A LONGER JOURNEY
14 She had learned the value of contrast in throwing her charms into relief, and was fully aware of the extent to which Mrs. Fisher's volubility was enhancing her own repose.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 1: Chapter 4
15 Every hour seemed to be enhancing her loveliness.