Definitions of Ann

  1. Alt. of Annat
  2. The right of the executors of a deceased clergyman to a half- year's revenue of his benefice.

Usage examples for Ann

  1. Raggedy Ann smiled at them. – Raggedy Ann Stories by Johnny Gruelle
  2. It would not matter much while Walter was really ill; so long Aunt Ann would be good to him! – Home Again by George MacDonald
  3. But if ye can once get the faith o' Mother Ann into 'em, they're as good afterwards as they was wicked afore. – Susanna and Sue by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  4. The critic cannot deny this; he must admit the beauty and pathos of the Ann episode and of the vision of Jerusalem; but still he will hint a fault and hesitate his dislike of this greater master. – Far Off Things by Arthur Machen
  5. " That Ann Woolper is a treasure," he said; " I didn't think it was in her to do what she has done. – Charlotte's Inheritance by M. E. Braddon
  6. However, 'long 'bout then, my cousin Ann Slocum took a notion to 'nvite me down to Keene fer a little visit. – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye
  7. It wuz Queen Ann's favorite home, and I didn't blame Ann a mite for lovin' it. – Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition by Marietta Holley
  8. No, no, Aunt Ann. – A Son of the Hills by Harriet T. Comstock
  9. She then rang; the bell: " Ann," said she as the maid came in the room, " do you know what has made the cake in this state? – The Book of One Syllable by Esther Bakewell
  10. Ann- don't you call that disgraceful? – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris
  11. I'd rather have Miss Grace Ann than her, and I shouldn't be crazy about having Miss Grace Ann. – Mary Marie by Eleanor H. Porter
  12. It's Mandy Ann, an' I'm so sorry you're dead, an' sorry I was so bad sometimes. – The Cromptons by Mary J. Holmes
  13. " There must be a way to get inside," said Raggedy Ann. – Raggedy Ann Stories by Johnny Gruelle
  14. It was worked across the bottom, and I thought, as poor Ann rubbed her hands over the work she could not see, but only touch, how cheered the young lady would be when she heard of the joy her gift gave. – White Slaves by Louis A Banks
  15. Christopher found a group already assembled round Ann Barty's cottage. – Christopher Hibbault, Roadmaker by Marguerite Bryant
  16. Mary Ann died in great pain, from the poison of the bite working in the blood. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  17. Hydra fusca, Frischholz, Ann. – Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa by Nelson Annandale
  18. The voice of little Ann broke in on her reflections. – The Patrician by John Galsworthy
  19. I- I want little Ann. – The Man Thou Gavest by Harriet T. Comstock
  20. After the cloth had been removed, the Governor called upon Jack for his stories, whereupon, much to the surprise of Captain Wilson, who had never heard one word of it, for the admiral had not mentioned anything about it to him during the short time the Aurora was with the Toulon fleet, our hero gave the Governor and the company the narrative of all that happened in the Mary Ann transport- the loves of Captain Hogg and Miss Hicks- the adventures of Gascoigne- and his plan, by which he baulked them all. – Mr. Midshipman Easy by Captain Frederick Marryat