Sentence Examples with the word flash

It may have been a flash of honesty in him; or mere prudential policy which, under the circumstance, imperiously forbade the slightest symptom of open disaffection, however transient, in the important chief officer of his ship.

One screen was a flash of colors and shapes.

A flash of darkness went through his gaze, and the same sense of hidden fury returned.

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It wasn't a flash of understanding, but a spark.

My mind must, however, have been very impressionable at that period, for it retained many words and whole sentences, to the meaning of which I had not the faintest clue; and afterward, when I began to talk and write, these words and sentences would flash out quite naturally, so that my friends wondered at the richness of my vocabulary.

Its history comprises one brief flash of tragic glory and a long obscure happiness.

She grabbed a handful of beads and dumped them into the bin, stopping when the flash of red caught her attention.

A flash of irritation crossed his gaze.

Deidre saw the strange flash of a red, glowing tattoo on the lady's exposed neck.

Something jarred her, a flash of magic, one that made her more nauseous than what she saw happen next.