VEIN's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of vein
Definition:
n. blood vessel that carries blood
Example:
I now clapped my hands in sudden joy -- my pulse bounded, my vein thrilled.
Sentence in Classic:
Aunt Julia did not understand but she looked up, smiling, at Gabriel, who continued in the same vein:.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
Suddenly finding himself no longer a fictitious proprietor, but the owner of a real, an actually existing, estate, he became contemplative, and his plans and ideas assumed such a serious vein as imparted to his features an unconsciously important air.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
There was in Lily a vein of sentiment, perhaps transmitted from this source, which gave an idealizing touch to her most prosaic purposes.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
Had Charles with his fumbling awkwardness and his embarrassed intimacies tapped any of the deep vein of passionate feeling within her, her dreams of Ashley would not be ending with a kiss.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
It was a little too early for the doctor, so I proposed a drink, and thereupon he developed a vein of joviality.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context
Carve as we will the mysterious block of which our life is made, the black vein of destiny constantly reappears in it.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
The shot was fired; the ball entered under his chin and came out at the nape of his neck, after traversing the jugular vein.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
His adversary had fallen senseless with excessive pain and the flow of blood, that gushed from an artery or a large vein.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context