mutely eloquent

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  • They were mutely eloquent of surrender after struggle. Cited from Destiny, by Charles Neville Buck
  • Mutely eloquent, he turned back the lapel of his coat, exposing a small shield; at which Maitland glanced casually. Cited from The Brass Bowl, by Louis Joseph Vance
  • But he gathered all the Folk together in the palisade, and there -- close to the mutely eloquent object-lesson of the little cemetery -- he made them a charweg, a talk in their own speech. Cited from Darkness and Dawn, by George Allan England
  • He had reasoned that it was only right and fitting that the slayer of a cowman should be slain by a cowman -- a code that held good in his time and would hold good now -- especially when the boys saw the battered Stetson, every line of which was mutely eloquent of its owner's individuality. Cited from Sundown Slim, by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  • To my sad soul, more mutely eloquent Than words of fame on sculptured monument Outspeaks yon crumbling parapet, where lies The broken gun, the idly rusting ball, Mute tokens of an ill-starred enterprise! Cited from War Poetry of the South, by Various