Usage examples for betwixt

  1. Or is it cast betwixt the king and her To sound me? – The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18) The Duke of Guise; Albion and Albanius; Don Sebastian by John Dryden
  2. What hast thou to do betwixt me and my wife? – Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II) King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory
  3. She was born an' bred in this kentry, an' her husband had come from England; that was just the difference betwixt 'em, to start on. – Far Past the Frontier by James A. Braden
  4. I was interpreter betwixt the king and the traitor. – A Victor of Salamis by William Stearns Davis
  5. The fire's followed the West Brook right down and is betwixt us and Adams' old camp. – Carolyn of the Corners by Ruth Belmore Endicott
  6. For my part I forthwith fell out with the Knight von Heideck, inasmuch as he was fain to sit betwixt Ann and me, and would have it that a gallant knight must ever be a more welcome neighbor to a damsel than her dearest woman- friend. – Margery, Volume 7. by Georg Ebers
  7. With respect to the relation betwixt prophecy and its fulfilment, we must here still make a general remark. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1 by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg
  8. There are some who like them fair, and some who like them dark- but Dolly St. John was betwixt and between, neither the one nor the other, but a type that gets there every time, and turns twenty heads when a policeman stops you at a crossing. – The Man Who Drove the Car by Max Pemberton
  9. " Well," he said, with an abrupt tenderness that at once thrilled and revolted her, " don't you think it's time as we settled something betwixt us?" – The Literary Sense by E. Nesbit
  10. They've fixed it up betwixt 'em. – The Tides of Barnegat by F. Hopkinson Smith
  11. The sound had startled us all, and it was repeated- a sound betwixt a groan and a growl. – The Professor's Mystery by Wells Hastings Brian Hooker
  12. " With all my heart," answered the knight readily, " an he can ride the forty miles betwixt this and tomorrow at the same hour; for I do not purpose to be long absent." – The Secret Chamber at Chad by Evelyn Everett-Green
  13. She ended praying that he would, for her sake, cease making much of a trifle, for such the greatest property in the world must be betwixt them. – What's Mine's Mine by George MacDonald
  14. Then you, it seems, are judge Betwixt the prince and people? – The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18) The Duke of Guise; Albion and Albanius; Don Sebastian by John Dryden
  15. And now at last, when it was too late, he felt how infinitely a warm and tender heart that loved him exceeded in value all the wealth that could be piled up betwixt the earth and sky. – Journeys Through Bookland V2 by Charles H. Sylvester
  16. Then arose a maid of the Niblungs, and Gullrond was her name, And betwixt that Queen of Welshland and Gudrun's grief she came: And she said: O foster- mother, O wise in the wisdom of old, Hast thou spoken a word to the dead, and known them hear and behold? – The Story of Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs by William Morris
  17. At the most critical part of the journey of the Pilgrims, when they approach the river of death, note that Bunyan avoids the tendency to indulge in fine writing, that he is content to rely on the power of the subject matter, simply presented, to make us feel the terrible ordeal:- Now I further saw that betwixt them and the gate was a river; but there was no bridge to go over, and the river was very deep... – Halleck's New English Literature by Reuben P. Halleck
  18. I often heard the people sayin' how it was the love of brothers was betwixt them, an' more, for many a blood brother doesn't fret for his brother as the master fretted for Master Terence. – Love of Brothers by Katharine Tynan
  19. So we presently descended and got in with never a word betwixt us. – The Honourable Mr. Tawnish by Jeffery Farnol
  20. Ye shall fight again, if need be, betwixt this hour and morning, and ye shall die, if need be. – The Weavers, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009