Thesaurus / rayless

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The sea was tossing; the sun rested, a red, rayless disk, on the sea-line in the west.

Some Rambling Notes of an Idle ExcursionMark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

Never before had all glint of hope been lost in rayless blackness.

Under HandicapJackson Gregory

Slowly the ghost, without change of mien, passes backward through the open door, disappearing in rayless darkness.

Oswald LangdonCarson Jay Lee

A faint flicker, dying out instantly into rayless gloom, was visible in the woman's sad eyes.

NevermoreRolf Boldrewood

On either hand the perspective of the river might have run into a rayless cavern.

Soon a door slowly opened on its rusty hinges, and in the rayless darkness Durant entered the number containing his victim.

Ellen WaltonAlvin Addison

Her face did not please the mother; it seemed haughty in its sternness and immobility, and her eyes were rayless.

MotherMaksim Gorky

Rayless and despairing their mood must be; escape would seem immeasurably more to be prized than cure.

The sun hung red and rayless above Beggar's Bush, a crimson ball of frost and fire.

Joanna GoddenSheila Kaye-Smith

Over the edge of the mesa the yellow globe was bulging, rayless for the moment, round and full.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.