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  • Day after day their conjectures concerning him grew more and more wild and fearful. Cited from Tales of a Traveller, by Washington Irving
  • On entering it, he found that his conjectures concerning the garden were true. Cited from The Crater, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • The artist had not yet re-appeared; and all Athens was filled with conjectures concerning his fate. Cited from Philothea, by Lydia Maria Child
  • Relations of what he had done, conjectures concerning his future actions, were the never-failing topics of the hour. Cited from The Last Man, by Mary Shelley
  • Lord Harcourt was right in his conjectures concerning the views which the king would take of his young bride. Cited from History of England in Three Volumes, Vol. III, by E. Farr & E. H. Nolan
  • Of her brief married life few people could speak with any certainty, although there were plenty of surmises and conjectures concerning it. Cited from Vera Nevill, by Mrs. H. Lovett Cameron
  • Indeed there are a sufficient number of indications to support my conjecture concerning Ulysses. Cited from History of the Incas, by Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa
  • It was indeed fortunate for the bishop's rest that night that his conjecture concerning his daughter's state of mind fell so far short of the truth. Cited from The Mayor of Warwick, by Herbert M. Hopkins
  • He had been stopped by one whose figure was so completely concealed by a domino, as to baffle all conjecture concerning his true character. Cited from The Bravo, by J. Fenimore Cooper
  • For it is ridiculous that the adversaries should produce such trifling conjectures concerning a matter of such great importance. Cited from Apology of the Augsburg Confession, by Melanchthon
  • Our experience, so imperfect in itself, and so limited both in extent and duration, can afford us no probable conjecture concerning the whole of things. Cited from Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, D. Hume
  • In the mean time the commodore remained in irons, and many were the conjectures concerning his ultimate fate. Cited from The Phantom Ship, by Frederick Marryat
  • S: And certainly the Shaitan found true his conjecture concerning them, so they follow him, except a party of the believers. Cited from Three Translations of The Koran (Al-Qur'an) side by side
  • We must take the inherent possibilities of things into consideration, in our reasonings or conjectures concerning the works of God. Cited from Tour to the Hebrides, by James Boswell
  • We must take the inherent possibilities of things into consideration, in our reasonings or conjectures concerning the works of GOD. Cited from Life Of Johnson, Volume 5, by Boswell
  • Do you not admire Lord Herbert's two poems on life, and the conjectures concerning celestial life? Cited from Memoirs of Margaret Fuller Ossoli, Vol. I, by Margaret Fuller Ossoli
  • Like most lawyers, he had a vein of romance, and this now opened in pleasing conjectures concerning the girl. Cited from A Pair of Patient Lovers, by William Dean Howells
  • If there be any error in these conjectures concerning these cities of France, we hope they will be mended by those whom we hear to be now at work upon that matter. Cited from Mankind and Political Arithmetic, Sir Wm Petty
  • Is it possible that he has already some faint and shadowy suspicion of the truth -- some vague conjecture concerning it, as something in his manner seems to say? Cited from Nancy, by Rhoda Broughton
  • I make the widest conjectures concerning Egypt, and her shepherd kings. Cited from The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb, Vol. 2: Elia, by Charles Lamb
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