My thirty years' experience reads those words in a sense exactly opposite to the sense which they are intended to convey
She curtseyed to him (young ladies made curtseys in those days), with a pretty desire to convey
to him that she felt how much older and wiser he was than she.
The length of those five days I can convey
no idea of to any one.
He attached no definite meaning to the word that I am aware of, but used it, like his own pretended Christian name, to affront mankind, and convey
an idea of something savagely damaging.
Here, however, sat Eppie, discoursing cheerfully to her own small boot, which she was using as a bucket to convey
the water into a deep hoof-mark, while her little naked foot was planted comfortably on a cushion of olive-green mud.
Neither has it been possible for the writer of it to render the full force of the Zulu idiom nor to convey
a picture of the teller.
By nine o'clock the following morning the fairy tailors, as Nicolete called them, were at work on the fairy clothes, and, at the end of three days, there came by parcel-post a bulky unromantic-looking brown-paper parcel, which it was my business to convey
to Nicolete under cover of the dark.
what food Will he convey
up thither to sustain Himself and his rash Armie, where thin Aire Above the Clouds will pine his entrails gross, And famish him of Breath, if not of Bread?
But to give their conversation in the original would convey
but little information to the modern reader, for whose benefit we beg to offer the following translation:
I cannot convey
the sense of abominable desolation that hung over the world.
Pray put no construction on my words I do not mean they should convey
, and give them no undue weight.
It is utterly impossible, according to Captain Bonneville, to convey
an idea of the effect produced by the sight of such countless throngs of animals of such bulk and spirit, all rushing forward as if swept on by a whirlwind.