UTTERANCE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of utterance
Definition:
n. vocal expression; power of speaking; last or utmost extremity
Example:
There was something I wished to say, "The wandering look and changed utterance told what wreck had taken place in her once vigorous frame."
Sentence in Classic:
At the mention of letters the lawyer pursed up his lips, and gave utterance to a thin little compassionate and contemptuous sound.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Neither of them gave full utterance to their sense of grievance, but they considered each other in the wrong, and tried on every pretext to prove this to one another.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Now the priest, whose cotton wool moustache confused his utterance, stepped forward and pronounced benediction.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
The difficulties under which they had laboured all night, and which had found utterance in the most terrific gasps and snorts, are not to be conceived.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
There was such a malignant enjoyment in her utterance of the last words, and she broke into such a disagreeable laugh, that I was at a loss what to say.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
In another moment he was dragged into a labyrinth of dark narrow courts, and was forced along them at a pace which rendered the few cries he dared to give utterance to, unintelligible.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
I know that she forms conclusions of her own, and from all that has been I can guess how brilliant and how true they must be; but she will not, or cannot, give them utterance.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
In reality, her thoughts were finding definite utterance in the tranquil recapitulation of the blessings in store for her.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
But I scarcely observed this; rage and hatred had at first deprived me of utterance, and I recovered only to overwhelm him with words expressive of furious detestation and contempt.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
She put out her hands, shouted something, and all that wild mob took up the shout in a roaring chorus of articulated, rapid, breathless utterance.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context
When it was a question of charity, he was not to be rebuffed even by a refusal, and on such occasions he gave utterance to remarks which induced reflection.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context