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That night at Dalkey the train had roared like that and then, when it went into the tunnel, the roar stopped.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
Sherlock Holmes and I surveyed this curt announcement and the rueful face behind it, until the comical side of the affair so completely overtopped every other consideration that we both burst out into a roar of laughter.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Turovtsin exploded in a loud roar of laughter and Sergey Ivanovitch regretted that he had not made this comparison.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He went up to the man that was feeding the machine, and shouting over the roar of the machine he told him to put it in more slowly.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The gun rang out with a deafening metallic roar, and a whistling grenade flew above the heads of our troops below the hill and fell far short of the enemy, a little smoke showing the spot where it burst.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The roar of guns, the whistling of projectiles, and the piteous moaning of the cook, which rose above the other sounds, did not cease for a moment.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
From all sides, like the roar of the sea, were heard the rattle of wheels, the tramp of feet, and incessant shouts of anger and abuse.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Then there was a roar and a hot breath and a stream of coarse grey hair rushed between him and the flower.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
A profound impression was made upon me, I remember, by the roar of voices in the schoolroom suddenly becoming hushed as death when Mr.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
To stand in the dark in a mysterious passage of an unknown house, bawling Estella to a scornful young lady neither visible nor responsive, and feeling it a dreadful liberty so to roar out her name, was almost as bad as playing to order.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
As they approached the City, the noise and traffic gradually increased; when they threaded the streets between Shoreditch and Smithfield, it had swelled into a roar of sound and bustle.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context