Sentence Examples


  • Her reverie passed quickly and she seemed embarrassed by it.
  • The front door bell chimed away the Dean's reverie, an unusual occurrence when no new lodgers were expected.
  • There was silence for a moment, a brief reverie of relief.
  • One day he gave a banquet to his friends, and after it they sallied forth with torches, singing through the streets, Francis being crowned with garlands as the king of the revellers; after a time they missed him, and on retracing their steps they found him in a trance or reverie, a permanently altered man.
  • The boy, curly- headed like his mother and glowing with health, sat on his knee, and Prince Andrew began telling him the story of Bluebeard, but fell into a reverie without finishing the story.

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