Usage examples for unsevered

  1. The next tooth would make a mark parallel to F, but on the other side of the saw slot or kerf as it is called, still leaving the fibre unsevered at its ends where it should be severed first. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  2. This stamp was issued to prepay the registration fee, but is often found in unsevered pairs upon California letters, and sometimes in triplets including the registration fee and a single postage to California. – History of the Postage Stamps of the United States of America by John Kerr Tiffany
  3. So, once again, Matthew Arnold in his striking sonnet, Quiet Work: One lesson, Nature, let me learn of thee, One lesson which in every wind is blown, One lesson of two duties kept at one Though the loud world proclaim their enmity- Of toil unsevered from tranquillity, Of labour that in lasting fruit outgrows Far noisier schemes, accomplished in repose, Too great for haste, too high for rivalry. – Nature Mysticism by J. Edward Mercer