though outwardly

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  • Perhaps no man ever led a more crowded life, though outwardly a quiet one. Cited from The World's Great Men of Music, by Harriette Brower
  • Though outwardly he continued to live in the same old way, inwardly he began a new life. Cited from War and Peace, by by Leo Tolstoy/Tolstoi
  • Anna, though outwardly by far the most nervous of the three, had her plans ready and her mind made up. Cited from Kitty Trenire, by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  • Everything about her now seemed sad and unfamiliar, though outwardly nothing was altered. Cited from Jacqueline by Th. Bentzon (Mme. Blanc), v1
  • But though outwardly the movement prospered beyond expectation all was far from well within. Cited from History of the Catholic Church, V 1, J. MacCaffrey
  • The last period of his life, though outwardly most troubled, was the most fruitful of all. Cited from English Literature, by William J. Long
  • I was now in a state of nervous excitement, though outwardly I was quite calm. Cited from My Lady Nicotine, by J. M. Barrie
  • But though outwardly picturesque, it has little of interest within. Cited from Somerset, by G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade
  • Though outwardly uneventful, this period of his life was both happy and profitable. Cited from The Boys' Life of Abraham Lincoln by Helen Nicolay
  • In short, they are no good at-all though outwardly they seem to be extremely solicitous of the honor of God. Cited from Commentary on Galatians, Martin Luther
  • Mr. Westcote was greatly excited at this story, though outwardly he remained very calm. Cited from Under Sealed Orders, by H.A. Cody
  • I had gone up the steps to do my hateful work a man full of grief, though outwardly unmoved. Cited from The Lost Continent by C. J. Cutcliffe Hyne
  • Though outwardly friendly and extroverted, she is very careful not to let anyone get truly close to her.
  • The main character, though outwardly successful, still struggles to understand meaning in his life, exploring personal satisfaction in the post-modern, developed world.
  • Though outwardly polite he also seems embittered by the decline of his tourist trap since the highway was moved away.
  • Any act of violence though outwardly is seen to harm others, harms the soul of the person indulging in the act.
  • The Captain smiled to himself to see Daisy's face at this statement, though outwardly he kept perfectly grave. Cited from Melbourne House, Volume 1, by Susan Warner
  • The strange lucidity of the somnambulist still hung over her brain and mind, though outwardly she appeared troubled and confused. Cited from Three More John Silence Stories, by Algernon Blackwood
  • In his heart Philip was exultant, though outwardly he was calm. Cited from Battle Of The Strong, by G. Parker, v3
  • As for Trafford, though outwardly stern and cold as ever, his heart went out to the boy more yearningly after that. Cited from Culm Rock, by Glance Gaylord
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