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Usage examples for baa

  1. They kept quiet, and then through the air came the sound: " Baa- a- a- a- a!" – The Curlytops at Uncle Frank's Ranch by Howard R. Garis
  2. Hush- a- bye, a baa lamb, Hush- a- by a milk cow, You shall have a little stick To beat the naughty bow- wow. – Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1 by Edward William Cole
  3. I never shall forgit it, for I was hankerin' after baby, and dreadful worried about the others, all bein' croupy, and Florindy with no more idee of nussin' than a baa lamb. – Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott
  4. Then the man in his anger caught up a piece of wood and struck the ram on the head, but the poor ram only uttered a feeble baa! – Cossack Fairy Tales and Folk Tales by Anonymous
  5. Baa, baa, black sheep, bow, wow, wow; goosey, goosey gander; see- saw, Mary Daw; chick- a- dee- dee, will you listen to me. – A Little Boy Lost by W. H. Hudson
  6. Bang into the row of cowering slaves they ran, and the biggest black thing roared " baa," and the little one bleated " maa," right into Dromas' ear. – The Spartan Twins by Lucy (Fitch) Perkins
  7. Dotty was very proud of her " baa, baa," and insisted upon putting it in her bathing tub every morning, and scrubbing it with her own hands. – Little Prudy's Dotty Dimple by Sophie May
  8. John privately informed his friend that any fellow of twelve- and he must be that if he wasn't thirteen- who would wear a white collar and velvet rig- up like that to school must be a baa- lamb, and ought to stay home and sit on his mother's knee. – 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith
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