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Usage examples for alcohol

  1. The German Emperor has clearly stated that leadership in war and in peace will be held by the nation that roots out alcohol. – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  2. " Alcohol," declared Russ, proud of his knowledge. – Six Little Bunkers at Cowboy Jack's by Laura Lee Hope
  3. Whatever teetotallers may say, alcohol is good at such a moment. – Child of Storm by H. Rider Haggard
  4. During this time, he quit drugs, alcohol and his much- hated accounting course. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  5. Never since I left England, more than six years ago, has alcohol ever passed my lips. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  6. Real alcohol, however, was not wanting to his solitary meal. – Harvest by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  7. I'll steep some for you over my alcohol lamp." – Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition by Marietta Holley
  8. Profit and loss, alcohol, tobacco, women- all alike bore him no message. – The Flying Legion by George Allan England
  9. She did not like his sitting so close to her, she detected now on his breath a faint odor of alcohol, and she was afraid that Eleanor Hubert would think her lacking in dignity. – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  10. By the use of alcohol and an electric fan Tom soon had the films dry enough to use. – Tom Swift and his Wizard Camera or, Thrilling Adventures while taking Moving Pictures by Victor Appleton
  11. Western humor, accentuated by alcohol, is apt to broaden rapidly in proportion to the quantity of liquor consumed. – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  12. I cant touch alcohol in any form. – Misalliance by George Bernard Shaw
  13. I explained to him that I never took alcohol. – The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories by Arnold Bennett
  14. Alcohol should be avoided entirely by literary workers, especially young women. – Remarks by Bill Nye
  15. We know with equal certainty that the difference between certain chemical bodies, like alcohol and ether, is the arrangement of their ultimate particles, since both have the same chemical formula. – The Breath of Life by John Burroughs
  16. These rings may be worked out in two ways, either by a slight pressure of the pad on the rings or by cutting them with alcohol applied to the pad. – A Course In Wood Turning by Archie S. Milton and Otto K. Wohlers
  17. Every now and again a door opened suddenly, letting forth the red reflection of a rush- light and a filthy, overpowering smell of alcohol. – Virgin Soil by Ivan S. Turgenev
  18. To his tired nerves the alcohol was a mere nothing. – Way of the Lawless by Max Brand
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