Usage examples for A1

  1. " It was an A1 row," continued the former. – The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley by Bertram Mitford
  2. He hed put onto that prodigal's face the A1 touch,- hed him fixed up with a 'Christian's hope. – Drift from Two Shores by Bret Harte
  3. " Miss Alice is A1, isn't she? – Chicken Little Jane by Lily Munsell Ritchie
  4. " Winona is just A1," she murmured. – The Luckiest Girl in the School by Angela Brazil
  5. Of course I'm not afraid of his losing in the long run, but it isn't exactly a dignified thing to be associated with these concerns that aren't exactly A1. His name might lead people into speculations who couldn't altogether afford it. – The Betrayal by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  6. We've got a corporal here who's A1 at instruction. – Leaves from a Field Note-Book by J. H. Morgan
  7. " Well, sir," continued Robert, triumphantly, " I wager my reputation as a A1 steward, that in 'arf an hour it will be open again; fastened back, too, sir, that's the horful thing- fastened back!" – The Upper Berth by Francis Marion Crawford
  8. The dance was followed by the feast, and the feast was A1. When it was over there was a moment of silence. – Girls of the Forest by L. T. Meade
  9. The nurses are A1. I say- has some one written to my uncle? – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  10. And though D. has no beginning, yet his finish is A1; How can that possess a finish which has never been begun? – Rowing by Rudolf Chambers Lehmann
  11. They're A1, and you're very lucky to get one of my girls. – Delia Blanchflower by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  12. The price of tungsten leapt from forty dollars a unit to sixty and sixty- five, and rival buyers clamored for his ore; the mills treated it for almost nothing in order to get control of it and his credit was A1 at the bank- but when he passed Virginia she turned her face away and his heart turned heavy as lead. – Shadow Mountain by Dane Coolidge
  13. " I believe you'd make an A1 mayoress," said Denry. – The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns by Arnold Bennett
  14. The main thing was Bela was known to be an A1 cook, and the grub at the French outfit was rotten. – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  15. I believe he was one of the easiest men I ever did business with; and his credit was A1. He had no objections whatever to my doing business with others in the same town, because he wished his goods put up under his own name rather than with our brands on them, so this really made no interference. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson
  16. You're A1 at it! – The Flamp, The Ameliorator, and The Schoolboy's Apprentice by E. V. Lucas
  17. She's A1 at all the guilds, though I don't think she's much chance of being elected Games Captain. – The Luckiest Girl in the School by Angela Brazil
  18. She's a splendid leader, and A1 at games. – Monitress Merle by Angela Brazil