Usage examples for ab

  1. " I tink because they no ab powder," said Mesty. – Mr. Midshipman Easy by Captain Frederick Marryat
  2. The Story of Ab. – The Cave Boy of the Age of Stone by Margaret A. McIntyre
  3. Not a word did she tell about, her friend, the doctor's agitation, nor what had caused it on that occasion, and she was very much relieved to find that her listeners did not seem to have heard about the circumstances of Ab Cowan's death. – Sowing Seeds in Danny by Nellie L. McClung
  4. But to proceed with my own story: I now ceased all at once to take much pleasure in the pursuits which formerly interested me, I yawned over Ab Gwilym, even as I now in my mind's eye perceive the reader yawning over the present pages. – Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest by George Borrow
  5. Es singt der Schwan im Weiher Und rudert auf und ab, 10 Und immer leiser singend Taucht er ins Flutengrab. – A Book Of German Lyrics by Various
  6. The significance of this consideration will appear presently in connection with the scholastic axiom: Quidquid movetur ab alio movetur. – Ontology or the Theory of Being by Peter Coffey
  7. 5. What does Ab signify? – 1001 Questions and Answers on Orthography and Reading by B. A. Hathaway
  8. It never seems to enter into his conceptions that any one could object ab initio, and ask, why this universal systematizing, systematizing, systematizing? – Auguste Comte and Positivism by John-Stuart Mill
  9. And my instinct said Ab Karpin was lying in his teeth. – The Risk Profession by Donald Edwin Westlake