Sentence Examples with the word make out

She couldn't make out what was in the garden, but she heard the sounds of fountains and saw the dark green blur of a forest in the distance.

Again, in developing his discourses into larger treatises he might fall into dislocations; although it must be remembered that these are often inventions of critics who do not understand the argument, as when they make out that the treatment of reciprocal justice in the Ethics (v.

Dimmler from the sleigh behind shouted something--probably something funny--but they could not make out what he said.

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Besides his height and stoutness, and the strange morose look of suffering in his face and whole figure, the Russians stared at Pierre because they could not make out to what class he could belong.

It is said to be possible to make out the remains of the cave-dwellings of the Ottadeni, the aborigines of the district.

But not only was it impossible to make out what was happening from where he was standing down below, or from the knoll above on which some of his generals had taken their stand, but even from the fleches themselves--in which by this time there were now Russian and now French soldiers, alternately or together, dead, wounded, alive, frightened, or maddened-- even at those fleches themselves it was impossible to make out what was taking place.

Prince Andrew could not make out distinctly what was in that tent.

At least, nothing she could make out as she spun faster and faster.

He whispered words she wasn't able to make out then bit her again, this time hard enough for the pain to piece her dreamlike stage.

Carmen couldn't make out more than a few words, but one of them was mare.