Usage examples for abalone

  1. He sat down on the rocks to rest, after the long struggle with this big abalone – Out of the Triangle by Mary E. Bamford
  2. " It makes me think of an abalone shell," Colin remarked thoughtfully, " before the outside is polished; the bay looks just like the glow of the shell inside and the sand- hills resemble the rough outside of the shell, with barnacles growing on it." – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  3. And a gravel walk, and a lot of abalone shells, and fresh posies daily; a marble angel or two for company, and anything else that will add to your comfort. – The Fiend's Delight by Dod Grile
  4. Sholoc has come from Santa Catalina with baskets of abalone and fish, and with ollas all speckled, and strings of money. – History of California by Helen Elliott Bandini
  5. Timoteo himself was out abalone hunting. – Out of the Triangle by Mary E. Bamford