Usage examples for 120

  1. There are 25 beds and 120 patients. – My War Experiences in Two Continents by Sarah Macnaughtan
  2. In the course of the first year after taking possession of the country, the great canal was dug, three German miles in length, uniting the Vistula by means of the Netze with the Oder and Elbe; a year after, the King had given directions for this work, he saw loaded boats from the Oder, 120 feet long, passing from the East to the Vistula. – Pictures of German Life in the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries, Vol. II. by Gustav Freytag
  3. Dr. Spring, 29 Richard, Uncle, 162 Sabbath, how kept, 120 Sailing adventure, 7 " Salt," ancient, 3 Saturday and Sunday evenings, 30 Scenery on the river, 5 School books, etc. – Old New England Traits by Anonymous
  4. McCray sold 120 head in his May sale. – Epistles-from-Pap-Letters-from-the-man-known-as-The-Will-Rogers-of-Indiana by Durham, Andrew Everett
  5. 120. See also Weld's Gram. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  6. Trade unions and co- operative societies have been multiplying much during these twenty years, and in 1885 a strong Belgian Labour Party was formed, with 120 branches and 100, 000 members, which aims at promoting the practical wellbeing of the working class by remedial legislation- by in some cases vicious State- socialistic legislation, it may be- but has no word of the right to the full product of labour, of the nationalization of all industry, or of the social revolution. – Contemporary Socialism by John Rae
  7. 11, 120. How many ships had you in 1865? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  8. The Indian equivalent of the English parish clerk at the village church at Yerandawana was about to be married in Bombay, where his bride resided, 120 miles away. – India and the Indians by Edward F. Elwin
  9. As we gave two performances per day, I was out of pocket $ 120 for twelve 'wedding blankets' that week. – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  10. 120. Life of exile, ii. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  11. Shortly after, at a second meeting, Cook agreed to accept a gratuity from the Society of 100 guineas for taking the observations, and was paid 120 pounds sustenance money for Mr. Green and himself, with authority to draw on the Society during the voyage for a further amount not exceeding 120 pounds. – The Life of Captain James Cook by Arthur Kitson
  12. By the twentieth week this operator could receive less than 70 letters a minute, although he could send over 120 letters a minute. – Increasing-Human-Efficiency-in-Business-a-contribution-to-the-psychology-of-business by Scott, Walter Dill
  13. That left us 120 rounds of . – The Lure of the Labrador Wild by Dillon Wallace
  14. 120- 39 deal with Beowulf. – Beowulf An Introduction to the Study of the Poem with a Discussion of the Stories of Offa and Finn by R. W. Chambers
  15. The Sixth Iowa lost 51 killed and 120 wounded; the Forty- sixth Ohio, losing fewer killed, but more wounded- 34 killed, 150 wounded, and 52 taken prisoners- was quite shattered, and took no further part in the battle. – From Fort Henry to Corinth by Manning Ferguson Force
  16. 120. The spiritual offspring which are born from the Lord's marriage with the church, are truths and goods; truths, from which are derived understanding, perception, and all thought; and goods, from which are derived love, charity, and all affection, n. – The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love by Emanuel Swedenborg
  17. Here we remained until we moved to 120 Charles street, afterward moving to Dedham, where Mr. Blake was made a fine business offer. – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  18. Last night his pulse was so quick that the doctor could scarcely count the beats- it was up to 120; and while I was kneeling beside him the thought came to me that perhaps this had happened to him on- on- account of- us! – Doctor Cupid by Rhoda Broughton
  19. The Ibicuhy is a pretty little war steamer of 120 horse power, carrying six thirty- two pound guns. – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  20. There were thirteen ships of the line and four frigates, and, of these, three were 80- gun ships, and one, towering high above the rest, with her three decks, was L'Orient, of 120 guns. – A Book of Golden Deeds by Charlotte M. Yonge