Usage examples for bracelet

  1. Besides, that bracelet could not possibly be afforded for less than a thousand francs. – Rollo in Geneva by Jacob Abbott
  2. I put my hand into my pocket, my purse was gone; and, on searching the other, lo- my handkerchief, my pocket- book, and a gold bracelet, which had belonged to Madame D'Anville, had vanished too. – Pelham, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton Last Updated: March 16, 2009
  3. " Your father and mother, your sister and brother," he replies, adding frankly that he won the father's favor with a present of a horse, the mother's with a cow, the sister's with a bracelet, the brother's with an ox. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  4. Here, she added, hastily putting a ruby bracelet on Kathleen's arm, see how splendid that is! – The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit
  5. 300.- Bracelet of Queen Aahhotep. – Manual Of Egyptian Archaeology And Guide To The Study Of Antiquities In Egypt by Gaston Camille Charles Maspero
  6. He did not say much to Emmy, but he was very polite as old gentlemen go, and in the course of the long day's journey bought for her three illustrated papers, half a dozen beautiful red apples, and a " prize package of pop- corn," which, had it chosen to live up to its label, might have had a gold bracelet in it, but in reality contained nothing better than a brass ring. – A Round Dozen by Susan Coolidge
  7. Carefully examining the contents of the case, she drew from a lower tray a bracelet set with costly diamonds, a rare and beautiful ornament, and before I was aware of her intent had clasped it upon my wrist. – A Gentleman Vagabond and Some Others by F. Hopkinson Smith
  8. When we saw them the little lady gave me this bracelet, and she put this gold chain into my hand and said, 'Beric. – Beric the Briton A Story of the Roman Invasion by G. A. Henty
  9. I've seen you let a little green garter snake wind around your wrist like a bracelet. – Jerry's Charge Account by Hazel Hutchins Wilson
  10. If I wear her bracelet and at the same time am a Rangar, who will not trust me?" – King--of the Khyber Rifles by Talbot Mundy
  11. King gave him another view of the bracelet, and again he found a civil answer. – King--of the Khyber Rifles by Talbot Mundy
  12. It was then I noticed how his hands were awkwardly carried in front of him, held by two steel bands around his wrists, with a chain like a bracelet- chain swinging between. – The Other Side of the Door by Lucia Chamberlain
  13. He wore broad coloured cuffs fastened with gold links, and his hands were like those of a dainty woman, with filbert nails; a gold bracelet adorned one of his wrists. – Royal Highness by Thomas Mann
  14. And the woman held up a bracelet in the light of the lamp. – A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3) by Felix Dahn
  15. It is I who have put fifty louis in one pocket for that bracelet. – Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  16. On her left arm she wore a bracelet, just above the wrist, as a single ornament. – Palos of the Dog Star Pack by J. U. Giesy
  17. It was the golden bracelet,- the parting- gift of Elsie Venner. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  18. She took up a heavy bracelet of dark hair, with a small miniature set in the clasp. – Hildegarde's Home by Laura E. Richards