outwardly at least

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  • He could not leave the little girl, and he meant to do his duty by her, outwardly at least. Cited from The Cromptons, by Mary J. Holmes
  • Among the assembly were some individuals whose dress and manner raised them, outwardly at least, above the general mass. Cited from Antonina, by Wilkie Collins
  • He held him a moment in talk of the sick man above, and outwardly at least he was now entirely composed. Cited from The Sea-Hawk, by Rafael Sabatini
  • Our hotels in Japan, outwardly at least, are wooden structures, two stories high, often but one. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. XII, No. 29. August, 1873, by Various
  • Outwardly at least he met them with complete indifference. Cited from Somewhere in France and Other Stories, by Richard Harding Davis
  • And outwardly at least they were what she and Amherst had always dreamed of their being. Cited from The Fruit of the Tree, by Edith Wharton
  • Some of them were huge, towering line-of-battle ships, and all of them, outwardly at least, were in prime order. Cited from Fred Markham in Russia, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • Later, with the discovery that she could be jealous of Anthony, she had, outwardly at least, changed her mind. Cited from The Beautiful and Damned, by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • As winter came on, he and Billy met constantly at the cottage and outwardly at least, were friendly. Cited from Lydia of the Pines, by Honore` Willsie Morrow
  • And there the matter ended, outwardly at least; but only outwardly. Cited from Two Years Ago, Volume I, by Charles Kinglsey
  • The place, in truth, was not attractive, nor did it promise much, outwardly at least, as a refuge for the night. Cited from Billie Bradley and Her Inheritance, by Janet D. Wheeler
  • After this flood was to come slowly but surely the ebb-tide, until it should leave, outwardly at least, all things as before. Cited from The Religions of Japan, by William Elliot Griffis
  • In March however they returned, outwardly at least, to their allegiance, and received pardons for their treason. Cited from Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Vol. 2, Part 1, Slice 1, Various
  • He still maintained his opinion, outwardly at least, when he was met on his return by Nuttie with a pale, almost thunderstruck face. Cited from Nuttie's Father, Charlotte M. Yonge
  • And yet it had done her a world of good -- she was a new being -- outwardly at least -- although her heart felt as mute and still as ever. Cited from Kate Danton, or, Captain Danton's Daughters, by May Agnes Fleming
  • She was grateful to Ronald, and even fond of him: but that was all-outwardly at least. Cited from Philistia, by Grant Allen
  • So strong is the pressure of religious and social opinion, that even persons with no belief in Christianity are constrained to join outwardly at least in the church services. Cited from A Canadian Manor and Its Seigneurs, by George M. Wrong
  • All the same, the Law accomplishes this much, that it will outwardly at least and to a certain extent repress vice and crime. Cited from Commentary on Galatians, Martin Luther
  • He brought with him some really beautiful presents in jewellery, which Laura received with her best grace, and, outwardly at least, with perfect self-possession. Cited from The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
  • Outwardly at least Pete Jones showed no inclination to revenge himself on Bud. Cited from The Hoosier Schoolmaster, by Edward Eggleston
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