1 His wife's attitude was unchanged, her face inexorable, and he was seized with the despairing sense of his helplessness.
2 Both bowed to the inexorable truth: they knew that Zeena never changed her mind, and that in her case a resolve once taken was equivalent to an act performed.
3 The inexorable facts closed in on him like prison-warders handcuffing a convict.
4 Grace Stepney's mind was like a kind of moral fly-paper, to which the buzzing items of gossip were drawn by a fatal attraction, and where they hung fast in the toils of an inexorable memory.
5 Stubb's inexorable back was turned upon him; and the whale was winged.
6 He arose to his feet, and baring his bosom, looked steadily on the keen, glittering knife, that was already upheld by his inexorable judge.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperContext Highlight In CHAPTER 23
7 In punctuality, she was as inevitable as a clock, and as inexorable as a railroad engine; and she held in most decided contempt and abomination anything of a contrary character.
8 An eternal, inexorable lapse of moments is ever hurrying the day of the evil to an eternal night, and the night of the just to an eternal day.
9 They offered eighteen hundred dollars to redeem her; and some there were who offered to give, that would not have much left after the gift; but the fiend of a slave-trader was inexorable.
10 Lucy and her father would fain have rested longer, but Jefferson Hope was inexorable.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In PART II: CHAPTER V. THE AVENGING ANGELS
11 She quivered again at the potent inexorable entry inside her, so strange and terrible.
12 I seem to be in the grasp of some resistless, inexorable evil, which no foresight and no precautions can guard against.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In V. THE FIVE ORANGE PIPS
13 I never saw a more inexorable face in my life.
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14 The terror of his face lay in his eyes, however, steel grey, and glistening coldly with a malignant, inexorable cruelty in their depths.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In X. The Adventure of The Greek Interpreter
15 I read an inexorable purpose in his gray eyes.
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