was unwontedly

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  • But he was unwontedly grave and silent, and her soft eyes filled with tears. Cited from The Lord of Dynevor, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • It was not at all like him, and his voice, too, was unwontedly harsh. Cited from Wide Courses, by James Brendan Connolly
  • At four o'clock that afternoon the sky was softly blue and the air was unwontedly clear. Cited from Bruce, by Albert Payson Terhune
  • The latter was unwontedly silent and pensive at dinner and throughout the evening. Cited from Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, Pt 1,by M. R. James
  • He saw that she was unwontedly pale and grave and thoughtful. Cited from The Lord of Dynevor, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • He was unwontedly stirred both by the Big House and by the Little Lady who was its mistress. Cited from Little Lady of the Big House, by Jack London
  • On this particular night the little gathering was unwontedly animated. Cited from First Love (Little Blue Book #1195), by Various
  • By nine o'clock Main Street was unwontedly crowded. Cited from The High School Boys' Fishing Trip, by H. Irving Hancock
  • It was unwontedly popular; and Tupper's name was on every tongue. Cited from English Literature, by Henry Coppee
  • Larpent's voice was unwontedly gentle, and there was compassion in his look. Cited from Charles Rex, by Ethel M. Dell
  • Yet Thorkel's manner was unwontedly genial when at last he broached his errand. Cited from The Ward of King Canute by Ottilie A. Liljencrantz
  • Elsa was not the girl to make a fool of herself, of course, but -- He was unwontedly silent at dinner. Cited from The Man Upstairs, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • He was unwontedly animated, but, as he explained -- he had dined. Cited from Trumps, by George William Curtis
  • At breakfast she was unwontedly cross, and "talked back" to Aunt Nettie so that mother made her apologize. Cited from Missy, by Dana Gatlin
  • A slight flush rose to Dalaber's cheek, which else was unwontedly pale. Cited from For the Faith, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • The day was sunny, and the Marshalsea, with the hot noon striking upon it, was unwontedly quiet. Cited from Little Dorrit, by Charles Dickens
  • On the whole the young man was unwontedly reserved, and the other, perceiving it, fell back contentedly on his own resources -- pleasant memories and rank tobacco. Cited from Lahoma, by John Breckinridge Ellis
  • Kingthorpe was unwontedly excited by this gorgeous apparition, and the inhabitants remained at garden gates and cottage doors while so much as a horse's tail was visible. Cited from The Golden Calf, by M. E. Braddon
  • Hardup, decked meagrely in the colors that spell patriotism, was unwontedly alive and full of Fourth of July noises. Cited from The Long Shadow, by B. M. Bower
  • Thus, she was unwontedly deaf and unresponsive to Small Porges, who presently fell into a profound gloom, in consequence; and thus, she held in the eager mare who therefore, shied, and fidgeted, and tossed her head indignantly. Cited from The Money Moon, by Jeffery Farnol