ceaseless roar

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  • Through the partially opened window came the ceaseless roar of traffic from the busy street below. Cited from A People's Man, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • Before them lay the dark turf, swarming with black figures towards the lower end; and a ceaseless roar came from them. Cited from By What Authority?, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • No picture gives you the varying form of the water or the change of color; no description conveys to your mind the ceaseless roar. Cited from Maria Mitchell: Life, Letters, and Journals, by Maria Mitchell
  • Nobody should have been allowed to stay behind after hearing for so many weeks that ceaseless roar, sustaining that endless strain, enduring so much. Cited from Indiscreet Letters From Peking, by B. L. Putman Weale
  • The dim light and the ceaseless roar of the storm oppressed her. Cited from Brought Home, by Hesba Stretton
  • The Ceaseless Roar was met with critical acclaim from music critics.
  • Our camp was on high ground, and from the open front of my tent I could look down over a steep bank thirty feet to the river, racing past with its ceaseless roar. Cited from Woman's Way Through Unknown Labrador, Mrs. Hubbard
  • There was a ceaseless roar and babble of voices as they went. Cited from By What Authority?, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • Nothing was to be heard, however, but the occasional scud of the rain, and the ceaseless roar of the now distant waves. Cited from Bred in the Bone, by James Payn
  • A wind perfumed with grass and green leaves, brought also the ceaseless roar of the guns, and now and then the bitter taste of burned gunpowder. Cited from The Forest of Swords, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • What was an irregular cry, now deepens into one ceaseless roar, as the relentless pack rolls on after its human prey. Cited from Clotelle; or The Colored Heroine by Wm Wells Brown
  • "The ceaseless roar of the guns is driving us mad." Cited from Now It Can Be Told, by Philip Gibbs
  • There is no halt; and more and more There seems an open sea Reaching us with its ceaseless roar-- It is eternity. Cited from The Mountain Spring And Other Poems, by Nannie R. Glass
  • The rains have been terrific, blinding, tropical in their almost ceaseless roar and fury. Cited from New York Times Current History: The European War, March 1915
  • Now and then she sat with her head upon her hand thinking, and each time she emerged from her reverie it was to throw a startled look towards the sea as though its ceaseless roar unnerved her. Cited from The Way of an Eagle, by Ethel M. Dell
  • I hated the bustle -- the crowds; the ceaseless roar of the street outside maddened me. Cited from Alton Locke, Tailor And Poet,Rev. Charles Kingsley
  • The ceaseless roar of the trucks and the buzz of conversation in the car irritated her. Cited from North of Fifty-Three, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • Again the ceaseless roar of the city, calm and fierce as the sea, one with its eternity of life, stunned him with its immensity and its indifference. Cited from The One Woman, by Thomas Dixon
  • Night after night his imagination peopled with shadows and spectres the great city, whose lights cast a deep glow upon the brooding clouds, and whose ceaseless roar of life seemed ever in his ears. Cited from The Survivor, by E.Phillips Oppenheim
  • The return of prosperity brought no alteration in his secluded habits, and from the highest window on the topmost floor of the house he listened to the ceaseless roar of his machines. Cited from Fromont and Risler by Alphonse Daudet, v4
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