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 influence of Duputy gained for him the beginnings of a practice; but Vergniaud, though capable of extraordinary efforts, too often relapsed into reverie, and was indisposed for study and sustained exertion, even in a cause which he approved.

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