1 I satisfied myself that it was a cab and not a private carriage by the narrow gauge of the wheels.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In PART II: CHAPTER VII. THE CONCLUSION
2 I thoroughly gauged his disposition from his behaviour, and saw at once it would be folly to attempt humouring him.
Wuthering Heights By Emily BronteGet Context In CHAPTER XXIII
3 Through history, the powers of single black men flash here and there like falling stars, and die sometimes before the world has rightly gauged their brightness.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du BoisGet Context In I
4 Incommunicative as he was, some time elapsed before I had an opportunity of gauging his mind.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte BronteGet Context In CHAPTER XXX
5 In gauging fathomless deeps with his little mean excise-rod, and in staggering over the universe with his rusty stiff-legged compasses, he had meant to do great things.
Hard Times By Charles DickensGet Context In BOOK 3: CHAPTER I
6 The man stared fixedly at the polished skull which directed the affairs of Crosbie & Alleyne, gauging its fragility.