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  • Then and then only is there a chance of any satisfactory result being obtained. Cited from Canterbury Pieces, by Samuel Butler
  • These were the questions put, but no one seemed able to give any satisfactory answer. Cited from Three Boys in the Wild North Land, by Egerton Ryerson Young
  • But on second thought this course did not seem to promise any satisfactory results. Cited from Vandover and the Brute, by Frank Norris
  • I myself asked the question many times before receiving any satisfactory reply. Cited from Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan, by Lafcadio Hearn
  • Thought long upon the subject, but was unable to form any satisfactory conclusion. Cited from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe V1[Raven Edition]
  • Natural history does not give any satisfactory account of it. Cited from By the Christmas Fire, by Samuel McChord Crothers
  • I never gained any satisfactory information until last summer. Cited from Secret Band of Brothers, by Jonathan Harrington Green
  • And to this they can never give any satisfactory answer. Cited from Is Life Worth Living?, by William Hurrell Mallock
  • I did not get any satisfactory answer to this, as we had something more serious to attend to. Cited from Notes by the Way in A Sailor's Life, A. E. Knights
  • It is impossible to give any satisfactory answer to this question. Cited from Cactus Culture For Amateurs, by W. Watson
  • She could never give any satisfactory account of how she proceeded in forming her opinions of others. Cited from Hide and Seek, by Wilkie Collins
  • No positive moralist has as yet shown us, in any satisfactory way, either of these things. Cited from Is Life Worth Living?, by William Hurrell Mallock
  • This enquiry I have also made, but cannot return you any satisfactory answer. Cited from The Letters of the Younger Pliny, various, Vol. 1
  • "I hear the police have not yet arrived at any satisfactory conclusion." Cited from The Hunt Ball Mystery, by William Magnay
  • He meditated upon the problem for several days without reaching any satisfactory conclusion. Cited from Old Rose and Silver, by Myrtle Reed
  • It is sufficient, if we can give any satisfactory account of them from experience and analogy. Cited from A Treatise of Human Nature V1&2, by David Hume
  • The servants, who had been sent in pursuit, returned to the castle without any satisfactory information. Cited from A Sicilian Romance, by Ann Radcliffe
  • These were the questions I put to myself without being able to invent any satisfactory answer. Cited from Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Vol. 17 New Series, No. 435, May 1, 1852
  • Nor has any satisfactory reason been yet assigned for incurring that risk. Cited from The Federalist Papers
  • And I confess that I am not able to offer any satisfactory answer. Cited from A Collection of Old English Plays, Vol. II, by Various
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