Usage examples for ate

  1. Still in silence she ate. – The Rangeland Avenger by Max Brand
  2. And the more he ate the more he wanted to have, and he said, Give me some more, you shall have none of it. – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
  3. All that we ate- my mother and I- we had to work for. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  4. We ate ours first, because you were so sound asleep, we did not like to wake you. – The Settlers at Home by Harriet Martineau
  5. He ate while the other men were present. – Bull Hunter by Max Brand
  6. " I never ate any that way," admitted Jennings. – The Brown Study by Grace S. Richmond
  7. They ate it all the food. – Colorado--The Bright Romance of American History by F. C. Grable
  8. Well, they ate a few! – The Red-Blooded Heroes of the Frontier by Edgar Beecher Bronson
  9. Marie- Louise ate very little; and finally, when she pushed her plate away, the tears were in her eyes again. – The Belovéd Traitor by Frank L. Packard
  10. They sat at the table and ate in silence for a while. – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  11. They prepared and ate another meal, one to which Clio did full justice. – Triplanetary by Edward Elmer Smith
  12. Joe considered while he ate. – Space Platform by Murray Leinster
  13. Dave, the boy, and his Uncle and Aunt, and a little sister, Dolly, whom I nearly ate, live in the last house down the Court. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  14. But they ate the lunch Cynthia had brought, far from the crowd, under the trees by Coniston Water. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  15. Then the Sun killed the girl- child, and ate it up himself. – Philippine Folk-Tales by Clara Kern Bayliss, Berton L. Maxfield, W. H. Millington, Fletcher Gardner, Laura Watson Benedict
  16. He simply asked what animals ate. – Youth by Isaac Asimov
  17. " She come back to me, and she says, 'They're all ate, ' says she: ''tis the way ye had not enough made, ' she says. – Captain Jim by Mary Grant Bruce
  18. He ate like a horse because by that late hour he was half starved. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar