Sentence Examples with the word muffled

She heard a muffled response to her knock and walked in, not caring if he bid her enter or get lost.

But be all this as it may, certain it is that while the subordinate phantoms soon found their place among the crew, though still as it were somehow distinct from them, yet that hair-turbaned Fedallah remained a muffled mystery to the last.

Traci called, voice muffled by the bathroom door.

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By careful training her voice, originally hard and harsh, had become flexible and melodious, and its low and muffled notes under the influence of passion possessed a thrilling and penetrating quality that was irresistible.

A muffled silence reigned, only broken at times by the shrieks of the storm.

She began to cry, her sobs muffled as she leaned forward against her arms.

As there was nothing to be said, and neither wished to give occasion for it to be alleged that he had been the first to leave the range of fire, they would have remained there for a long time testing each other's courage had it not been that just then they heard the rattle of musketry and a muffled shout almost behind them in the wood.

The second caller was a lady friend of Fred's by the sound of the muffled conversation.

She made no effort to move away from him, but he pushed her slightly forward until she stumbled, and caught a branch as she let out a muffled scream.

The only sound was the muffled sound of hooves in the sand and the occasional clink of a harness.