insensibly

All Adverb
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  • When you put on the coat you insensibly put off your old way of life. Cited from Pebbles on the Shore, by Alpha of the Plough (Alfred George Gardiner)
  • They have neither beginning nor end, they are born and die insensibly. Cited from The Well of Saint Clare, by Anatole France
  • But at length the things of the world began insensibly to win upon her regard. Cited from Choice Readings for the Home Circle, by Anonymous
  • I could see nothing then, everything was dark to me; but insensibly light came upon me. Cited from The Man-Wolf and Other Tales, by Emile Erckmann and Alexandre Chatrian
  • I am not sure but they may insensibly have loved each other the better for that reason. Cited from The Old Curiosity Shop, by Charles Dickens
  • The change came insensibly, like passing out of a dream into the light of morning. Cited from The Emancipated, by George Gissing
  • In the mean time, from one cause and another, insensibly I fell behind. Cited from Noto/Unexplored Corner of Japan by Percival Lowell
  • You will be led to do so insensibly, almost without being conscious of it. Cited from The Continental Classics, Volume XVIII, Mystery Tales, by Various
  • How much are we the sport of circumstances, and how insensibly they mark out our career in this world? Cited from Jacob Faithful, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • See how our government has insensibly drifted towards a strong central power. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume IV, by John Lord
  • I insensibly got the better of his reserve upon this head. Cited from Boswell's Correspondence with Erskine ... Tour to Corsica, by Boswell
  • WE had been traveling for a little more than an hour when a change passed insensibly over us both. Cited from The Law and the Lady, by Wilkie Collins
  • Farther north the land falls insensibly lower, and is less covered with wood. Cited from Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the World Volume 2, James Cook
  • Thus the young girl was insensibly taught to think for herself and to form her own opinions. Cited from A Young Girl's Wooing, by E. P. Roe
  • Insensibly he drew near -- and at last set foot on its shores again. Cited from Best Short Stores of 1921 ... Yearbook of American Short Story
  • He seemed to make no motion during the whole time; but insensibly the bronze face became steel. Cited from The Jewel of Seven Stars, Bram Stoker
  • But there was the story, growing insensibly out of the range work. Cited from The Phantom Herd, by B. M. Bower
  • He lingered till the next day, when he passed insensibly from sleep to death. Cited from Night & Morning, by E. B. Lytton, Vol. 1
  • On the way back to Rome, the count led them insensibly by a particular route. Cited from Master of Ballantrae by Robert Louis Stevenson #38
  • Insensibly, in spite of himself, this first version of the war was giving place to another. Cited from Mr. Britling Sees It Through, by H. G. Wells
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