dismayed


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That is what dismayed me: the sense of some hitherto unsuspected power, through whose intervention my invention had vanished.
Then the vision said, "Take heart, and be not so much dismayed.
The barbarity of this spectacle caused the people to be at once satisfied and dismayed.
He was dismayed for a moment, but he presently thought that he recognized the nervous voice.
Had nothing occurred to corroborate the story of the first traveller, it might now have been considered as a hoax; but the yellow man was evidently acquainted either with the report or the fact; and there was a mystery in his dismayed and guilty look on being abruptly questioned.
The poor little Pygmies (who really never dreamed that anybody in the world was half so strong as their brother Antaeus) were a good deal dismayed at this.
Those marauders, however, had been dismayed at finding so many resolute and well-appointed parties of white men in the neighborhood.
As a man crossing a wide plain is dismayed to find himself on the brink of some great river rolling swiftly to the sea--he sees its boiling waters and starts back in fear--even so did the son of Tydeus give ground.
Several days elapsed before Wolfert could summon courage enough to prosecute the enterprise, so much had he been dismayed by the apparition, whether living or dead, of the grisly buccaneer.
sincerely delighted," returned the General, who had now, to a certain extent, recovered his senses; and inasmuch as, when occasion arose, he could speak with fluency, gravity, and a certain effect, he set himself to be expansive in his remarks, and went on: "We have been so dismayed and upset by the news of your indisposition
Taken on both flanks, and dismayed at the awful slaughter inflicted upon them by the Greys and Buffaloes, Twala's regiments broke into flight, and soon the whole plain between us and Loo was scattered with groups of running soldiers making good their retreat.
Then she swayed, lost her balance, stumbled, staggered, and fell, sliding down over the sun-baked roof and crashing off it through the tangle of Virginia creeper beneath-- all before the dismayed circle below could give a simultaneous, terrified shriek.