Usage examples for ate

  1. Still in silence she ate. – The Rangeland Avenger by Max Brand
  2. 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
  3. They sat at the table and ate in silence for a while. – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  4. 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
  5. He ate while the other men were present. – Bull Hunter by Max Brand
  6. 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
  7. Well, they ate a few! – The Red-Blooded Heroes of the Frontier by Edgar Beecher Bronson
  8. You ate it fast enough, but you didn't say whether you liked it or not. – The Brass Bound Box by Evelyn Raymond
  9. They ate it all the food. – Colorado--The Bright Romance of American History by F. C. Grable
  10. 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
  11. Pinocchio ate least of all. – The Adventures of Pinocchio by C. Collodi--Pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini
  12. We ate ours first, because you were so sound asleep, we did not like to wake you. – The Settlers at Home by Harriet Martineau
  13. " 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
  14. He ate like a horse because by that late hour he was half starved. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  15. " I never ate any that way," admitted Jennings. – The Brown Study by Grace S. Richmond
  16. 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
  17. Joe considered while he ate. – Space Platform by Murray Leinster
  18. All that we ate- my mother and I- we had to work for. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  19. They prepared and ate another meal, one to which Clio did full justice. – Triplanetary by Edward Elmer Smith
  20. He simply asked what animals ate. – Youth by Isaac Asimov