86 examples of quandary in sentences
"Man, don't you see my quandary?
Difficulty, predicament, perplexity, plight, quandary, dilemma, strait.
" And Susan's growing worse and worse, And Betty's in a sad quandary; And then there's nobody to say If she must go, or she must stay!
170 She's in a sad quandary.
I'm in a terrible quandary!" Patty went upstairs, and then followed Miss Daggett into her bedroom.
Duchemin was familiar enough with the work, and had no need to dip anew into its pages to know it offered one fair solution to his quandary.
In his quandary he turned to sad-faced Montana and asked: "Who's this gent you call Cold Feet?"
No wonder that he stared at him now in a quandary.
The poor youth did not know how to get out of the quandary: he doubted whether to include the kamagon with the metals, or the marble with glasses, and leave the jet as a neutral substance, until Juanito Pelaez maliciously prompted him: "The mirror of kamagon among the wooden mirrors.
Tadeo, lazy as ever, had prepared nothing, so he found himself in a quandary.
"Bring on the stew!" All echoed this request, so Tadeo sat down, contented with having got out of his quandary.
In this quandary, finding himself confronted with such a formidable adversary, he sought a strong shield and laid hold of the government.
But his return led Mahomet into a quandary from which there seemed no escape.
When it came time to think of returning to St. Augustine, for dinner, I appreciated my cracker's friendly warning against losing my way; for though I had hardly so much as entered the woods, and had taken, as I thought, good heed to my steps, I was almost at once in a quandary as to my road.
Whereby she had landed me in a quandary.
I was still in a quandary the next morning, when I received a letter from Miss Pole, so mysteriously wrapped up and with so many seals on it to secure secrecy that I had to tear the paper before I could unfold it.
My description may not always be appreciated by people who have special affection for any one centre, but I have only tried to put forward my own impressions for the guidance of any beginner who may feel in a quandary as to what place to choose.
I was in a quandary now as to what to do.
Ten years since servants were "bought" in New-York, as really as in Virginia, yet the different senses in which the word was used in the two states, put no man in a quandary.
The declarations of slaveholders, that they treat their slaves well, will put no man in a quandary, who keeps in mind this simple principle, that the state of mind towards others, which leads one to inflict cruelties on them blinds the inflicter to the real nature of his own acts.
He was in a quandary.
The Comparable map-a quandary.
Jane in a quandary.
The poor woman was in a great quandary, fearing to offend either the one family or the other; yet she was compelled to admit the truth.
She was in a quandary about me, I saw, and to save words I offered to go over again and stay with the little Graeme.