Definition of lineament:
characteristic, grapheme, fictitious character, part, fibre, tone, feature of speech, persona, graphic symbol, theatrical role, configuration, feature film, feature, timbre, caliber, role, eccentric, quality, timber, feature article, character reference, calibre, type, contour, reference, character, fiber, case, fictional character.
Through the seven following years, though Romilly and his coadjutors thundered on the floor of the Commons, and lightened from the pages of the Edinburgh, and rained down pamphlets upon the country, charged with appalling facts, unanswerable arguments, and glowing appeals to the heart of the nation, they fell on the iron- mail of the Tory party only to rebound in their own faces; and this great man having bequeathed the prosecution of the work to Mackintosh, sunk into his grave, in 1818, without seeing one lineament of relenting in the grim visage of the Penal Code.- "Sketches of Reforms and Reformers, of Great Britain and Ireland", Henry B. Stanton.
- "A Midsummer Holiday and Other Poems", Algernon Charles Swinburne.
- "Shirley", Charlotte Brontë.