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Sample sentences for the GRE study word oblivious

oblivious can be used as a adj

1.Lye thus astonisht on th' oblivious Pool. - from Paradise Lost by John Milton
2.And with some sweet oblivious antidot. - from The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
3.Vronsky, standing beside Oblonsky, watched the carriages and the passengers, totally oblivious of his mother. - from Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
4.Marilla found Anne face downward on her bed, crying bitterly, quite oblivious of muddy boots on a clean counterpane. - from Anne Of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
5.Come hither bury thyself in a life which, to your now equally abhorred and abhorring, landed world, is more oblivious than death. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
6.London, which had gone to bed on Sunday night oblivious and inert, was awakened, in the small hours of Monday morning, to a vivid sense of danger. - from The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
7.I tried to get him to talk of the incident, but he blandly asked me questions as to what I meant, and led me to believe that he was completely oblivious of the affair. - from Dracula by Bram Stoker
8."No," he broke in, and unconsciously, oblivious of the awkward position into which he was putting his companion, he stopped abruptly, so that she had to stop short too. - from Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
9.He can talk on almost any subject--when he will--and knows pretty well what is going on in the world at an age when other boys are oblivious to everything but gymnasiums and girls. - from How to Analyze People on Sight by Elsie Lincoln Benedict and Ralph Paine Benedict

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