Find reviews of hundreds of FREE online college classes at StudyOnline

Sample sentences for the GRE study word emissary

emissary can be used as a noun

1.Something like an emissary of light, something like a lower sort of apostle. - from Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
2.'He is an emissary of pity, and science, and progress, and devil knows what else. - from Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
3.Silver briefly agreed, and this emissary retired again, leaving us together in the dark. - from Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
4."Providence still," murmured he "now only am I fully convinced of being the emissary of God. - from The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
5.She is some emissary of the cardinal a woman who will draw you into a snare in which you will leave your head.. - from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
6.Finally all the hatred and maniacal loathing for these awful creatures who had placed me in this horrible place was centered by my tottering reason upon this single emissary who represented to me the entire horde of Warhoons. - from A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
7.Another emissary rode to the Russian line to announce the peace negotiations and to offer the Russian army the three days' truce. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
8.Count Nostitz, the Austrian general occupying the advanced posts, believed Murat's emissary and retired, leaving Bagration's division exposed. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
9.He took the papers, and presented himself here as the emissary of the cardinal, and in an hour or two a carriage will come to take me away by the orders of his Eminence.. - from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, Pere

Page created by Compute.org