1 She paused a moment before the last name, and shot a query through her lashes; but he remained imperturbable.
2 Lily met this query with an impatient gesture.
3 The meaning of this councillorship query remained, of course, a riddle to her, yet she handed him the paper without replying.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian AndersenContext Highlight In THE SHOES OF FORTUNE
4 But Hester could not resolve the query, being herself in a dismal labyrinth of doubt.
5 How to discover a solution to this riddle of death seemed a query of more importance than highest problems of the living.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyContext Highlight In BOOK 5: 2 A Lurid Light Breaks in upon a Darkened Understanding
6 Prince Vasili without acknowledging the bow turned to Anna Mikhaylovna, answering her query by a movement of the head and lips indicating very little hope for the patient.
7 At this abrupt query, the man started.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 12: CHAPTER VII—THE MAN RECRUITED IN THE RUE DES BILLETTES
8 When I had put an end to these long discources, his majesty, in a sixth audience, consulting his notes, proposed many doubts, queries, and objections, upon every article.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan SwiftContext Highlight In PART 2: CHAPTER VI.
9 We must not forget that most Americans answer all queries regarding the Negro a priori, and that the least that human courtesy can do is to listen to evidence.