undisguised horror

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  • He turned his face from the sight, in undisguised horror. Cited from The Spy, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • They looked into each other's eyes and he saw the flicker of undisguised horror in hers. Cited from Truxton King, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • She drew her hand sharply back from its instant of imprisonment, with a smothered cry, her eyes filled with undisguised horror. Cited from Beth Norvell, by Randall Parrish
  • The landlord started back with undisguised horror from his glance. Cited from Guy Rivers: A Tale of Georgia, by William Gilmore Simms
  • Tess stared at the man, undisguised horror and dismay written in her eyes. Cited from The Secret of the Storm Country, by Grace Miller White
  • As he rose he caught a glimpse of Mildred's face, and saw that she was regarding her mother and father in undisguised horror. Cited from Without a Home, by E. P. Roe
  • Unable to conquer them alone, the king of Spain turned for help to the friendly powers of Europe that looked upon revolution and republics with undisguised horror. Cited from History of the United States, by Charles A. Beard and Mary R. Beard
  • Captain Norris looked at the speaker in undisguised horror. Cited from The Mucker, by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Soon we do look them big hut, but with faces of undisguised horror, for the big hut consists of a few charred roof-mats, etc., lying on the ground. Cited from Travels in West Africa, by Mary H. Kingsley
  • I could scarce restrain a smile as the two actors faced each other, marking the look of undisguised horror on his leathern face, and how he shrank back as her hand extended to touch him. Cited from Prisoners of Chance, by Randall Parrish
  • Then, to the undisguised horror of the unfortunate General, at a summons from the prosecutor an elderly French woman arose in the audience and came to the bar. Cited from True Stories of Crime From the District Attorney's Office, Arthur Train
  • The first thing they saw was the picture leaning up against a pile of books on the table, as it had been left, and the next thing was Williams's skip, seated on a chair opposite, gazing at it with undisguised horror. Cited from Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, Pt 1,by M. R. James
  • Moreover, it is now possible in certain London hotels for an American to get hot bread and ice-water at breakfast, though the English round about look on with undisguised horror as he consumes them, and the manager only hopes that he will have the good taste not to die on the premises. Cited from Europe Revised, Irvin S. Cobb
  • The Dutch, accustomed to every species of extra-judicial cruelty by sea and land, looked on with the most grave stolidity and apathetic indifference; while I felt an astonishment and indignation that rapidly gave place to undisguised horror. Cited from The International Monthly Magazine, Vol. 5, No. 1, January, 1852
  • The sight of him, with his dripping locks and clear shining face, interfered a good deal with Dick's attention to the service -- almost as much as did the buzz of talk all round him, the open disorder in the stalls opposite, and the look of undisguised horror on Aspinall's face. Cited from Follow My leader, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • The nurse, a German Catholic, fell on his knees and told his beads, glancing over his shoulder in undisguised horror; the patients cowered together, groaning and praying; and I could hear the stir and confusion in the ward below. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 1, No. 5, March, 1858, by Various