1 I looked on my cherished wishes, yesterday so blooming and glowing; they lay stark, chill, livid corpses that could never revive.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte BronteGet Context In CHAPTER XXVI
2 He consented, and I immediately stripped myself stark naked, and went down softly into the stream.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan SwiftGet Context In PART 4: CHAPTER VIII.
3 They were stark naked, men, women, and children, round a fire, as I could discover by the smoke.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan SwiftGet Context In PART 4: CHAPTER XI.
4 But strangest of all is the circumstance, that in more instances than one, when the body has been recovered, not a single mark of violence is discernible; the man being stark dead.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 71. The Jeroboam's Story.
5 A stark, bewildered feeling, as of death, came over me.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 96. The Try-Works.
6 Grandmother went on talking in her polite Virginia way, not admitting their stark need or her own remissness, until Jake arrived with the hamper, as if in direct answer to Mrs. Shimerda's reproaches.
My Antonia By Willa CatherGet Context In BOOK 1. The Shimerdas: X
7 His room was clean and tidy, but rather stark.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H LawrenceGet Context In Chapter 10
8 When they came to the open place where the trees had been felled, the light flooded in rather stark.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H LawrenceGet Context In Chapter 13
9 That was before he broke the pledge; but afterwards he would always take drink when he was ashore, and a little drink would send him stark, staring mad.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In II. The Adventure of the Cardboard Box
10 Scarcely had I recovered my senses than I saw you stripped, stark naked, and this was the height of my horror, consternation, grief, and despair.
11 Zero not wishing to go stark naked, clothed himself in vanity.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 4: CHAPTER IV—THE BACK ROOM OF THE CAFE MUSAIN
12 Stiff and stark sat the child there with her matches, of which one bundle had been burnt.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian AndersenGet Context In THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL
13 He was clad only in his long night-dress, and his swollen ankles and ungainly feet protruded starkly from beneath it.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In IX. The Adventure of The Resident Patient