Sentence Examples with the word dimly

He was out of place, a bright light in the corner of the dimly lit room, dressed casually in jeans, T-shirt and hiking boots.

Even the Arabian Moslems would only understand the Koran very dimly and imperfectly if they did not give special attention to the study of its interpretation.

We hear dimly of treasonable dealings with them on the part of the strategos Alexius, son-in-law of the emperor Theophilus; but we see more clearly that Saracen advance was largely hindered by dissensions between the African and the Spanish settlers.

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In the last years of his reign we hear dimly of both Syracusan and Carthaginian operations in southern Italy.

She glanced around the dimly lit room, desperately searching for a way out.

Herodotus (430 B.C.) had dimly heard of them.

A great star shell soared into the sky, which was soon thick with them shining dimly through the eddies of the smoke.

Only after emptying a bottle or two did he feel dimly that the terribly tangled skein of life which previously had terrified him was not as dreadful as he had thought.

From the passage they went into a large, dimly lit room adjoining the count's reception room.

At that moment an immense number of things passed dimly through both their minds, and they realized that they were both children of humanity and were brothers.