No word had been said to give me anything to think about, and any surmises I might make were unwarranted
. I was intrigued.
And making this concession, I affirm that (with the sole exception of duties on imports and exports) they would, under the plan of the convention, retain that authority in the most absolute and unqualified sense; and that an attempt on the part of the national government to abridge them in the exercise of it, would be a violent assumption of power, unwarranted
by any article or clause of its Constitution.
Pausing upon the brink of the ledge I upbraided myself for what now seemed to me wholly unwarranted
These conversations were considered by the captain of a "mysterious and unwarranted
nature," and related, no doubt, to some foul conspiracy that was brewing among them.
generosity would have aroused suspicion.
Matthew decided that he would give her one; that surely could not be objected to as an unwarranted
putting in of his oar.
I am delighted to hear that they are unwarranted
. Had your father, Miss Morstan, refrained from throwing a strain upon his heart, he might have been alive now."
I felt quite amused at his unwarranted
choler, and while he stumped indignantly up and down I fell to dwelling upon the romance of the fog.
There is no reason--so Watson argues--to suppose that their knowledge IS anything beyond the habits shown in this behaviour: the inference that other people have something nonphysical called "mind" or "thought" is therefore unwarranted
confidence in the sanctity of its apostles--a proneness to regard them as incapable of guile--and an impatience of the least suspicion to their rectitude as men or Christians, have ever been prevailing faults in the Church.
She thought them totally unwarranted
, and the repulsion which this exceptional severity excited in her was in danger of making the more persistent tenderness unacceptable.
The oyster pirates lay snugly together at short hawsers, the weather being fine, and they protested loudly at our ignorance in putting out such an unwarranted
length of anchor-chain.