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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNHEARING

The yapping and barking of the wolves fell upon an unhearing ear.

When she came down, he was sitting as she had left him, unhearing, unseeing and unheeding.

To me the whole world has been as unhearing as the tempest, and as cold as the iceberg.

To me the whole world was unhearing as the tempest, and as cold as the torpedo.

He complained to the unhearing Spike all the way back to a dressing station, though twice refusing help to carry his load.

"This Maggie Kinsella makes the finest lace for miles about," said Michael, unhearing, unheeding.

More and more perturbed, as the climax approached, Mr. Peaslee took his place in the jury-room, and sat there with unhearing ears.

But she stooped, and she put her lips upon his cold lips: and she whispered in his unhearing ear.

It was humiliating indeed to make an earnest apology to unhearing ears.

He asked help first from the senate of his native town, Genoa; but Genoa turned to him an unhearing ear.

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