1 His eye became a degree less opaque: it was as though an incipient film had been removed from it, and she felt the pride of a skilful operator.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 1: Chapter 2
2 It was now the season of incipient preparation for dinner.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER XVIII
3 This bore some resemblance to incipient rigour, and was accompanied by a marked sinking of the pulse.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis StevensonGet Context In CHAPTER DR. LANYON'S NARRATIVE
4 A kind of terror filled her sometimes, a terror of the incipient insanity of the whole civilized species.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H LawrenceGet Context In Chapter 10
5 The shock and the incipient pain had partly sobered him.
6 On the piteous spectacle of the pair spending their evenings in shorthand schools and polytechnic classes, learning bookkeeping and typewriting with incipient junior clerks, male and female, from the elementary schools, let me not dwell.
7 For the first time she recognized the symptoms of infatuation which she had felt incipiently as a child, as a girl in her earliest teens, and later as a young woman.