Thesaurus / nearness

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

His sudden sense of her nearness and beauty belied the careless words.

Harriet and the PiperKathleen Norris

It is as though two earthly lovers, in full sight and nearness, are filled each for each with great love, and are content.

The Golden FountainLilian Staveley

Yet as the days passed, he became more interested in her, influenced by her nearness to him, and still more by her remoteness.

The Mountain GirlPayne Erskine

I simply felt it in a kind of nearness—as if I couldn't get away from you.

SanctuaryEdith Wharton

Father Lustucru, animated by the nearness of his vengeance, did not remark what passed in the mind of his companion.

The Story of a Catmile Gigault de La Bdollire

They fancy that the value of an art depends upon its nearness to the reality of physical nature.

The PhotoplayHugo Mnsterberg

He was gazing, as if fascinated, at the swiftly moving needle of the gage that had told of the nearness of the comet.

Then he began to wonder if they were not 27overcautious about the nearness of the enemy.

She was nearer to her than Isabel had yet discovered, and her nearness was not the charming accident she had so long supposed.

That heart-nearness to the thief had nothing to do with the nearness of the crosses.

Our MasterBramwell Booth

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