satisfactory answer

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  • I would have given much to have made a true and satisfactory answer. Cited from The Damned, by Algernon Blackwood
  • She could produce no satisfactory answer to that question when I put it. Cited from The Two Destinies, by Wilkie Collins
  • I am not certain that any one can give you a satisfactory answer to that question. Cited from Lay Sermons, Addresses and Reviews, by Thomas Henry Huxley
  • I asked myself the question, but could give it no satisfactory answer. Cited from A Bid for Fortune, by Guy Boothby
  • These were the questions put, but no one seemed able to give any satisfactory answer. Cited from Three Boys in the Wild North Land, by Egerton Ryerson Young
  • This was the question he asked himself over and over again, finding no satisfactory answer. Cited from The Light That Lures, by Percy Brebner
  • Having received a satisfactory answer, he turned to the door and walked toward the village. Cited from The Living Link, by James De Mille
  • Neither during the long night journey nor by the light of day did she find a satisfactory answer. Cited from Barbara Blomberg, by Georg Ebers, v10
  • He often asked himself that question, but could obtain no satisfactory answer. Cited from The Revolution in Tanner's Lane, by Rutherford
  • I asked her what she wanted for it, but could obtain from her no satisfactory answer. Cited from Life in the Backwoods, by Susanna Moodie
  • If his reasons were asked for such a statement, you could get no satisfactory answer. Cited from Secret Band of Brothers, by Jonathan Harrington Green
  • But when I asked who it was, I could get no satisfactory answer. Cited from Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, by M. R. James
  • We can, to a certain extent, give a satisfactory answer to this question. Cited from Animals and Plants under Domestication V 2, Darwin
  • This is necessary for the giving of a satisfactory answer to the question asked. Cited from Telling Fortunes By Tea Leaves, by Cicely Kent
  • I asked half a dozen times what her occupation was before any one gave a satisfactory answer. Cited from The Story of the Philippines, by Murat Halstead
  • No satisfactory answer to these questions has ever been given. Cited from The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2), by John Holland Rose
  • I really can give no satisfactory answer to these questions. Cited from The Adventures of Hugh Trevor, by Thomas Holcroft
  • If a satisfactory answer was given, they were allowed to pass. Cited from History of Kershaw's Brigade, by D. Augustus Dickert
  • And to this they can never give any satisfactory answer. Cited from Is Life Worth Living?, by William Hurrell Mallock
  • There is scarcely anything in my experience about which I could not give a more satisfactory answer. Cited from Martin Luther King Jr. Day Anthology #1
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