Usage examples for brat

  1. The ancestors of that prison brat had been kings of Poland. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  2. I used to like the Brat the best of all the boys, and perhaps by- and- by I shall again; but, for the moment, do you know, I almost hate him. – Nancy A Novel by Rhoda Broughton
  3. I catch sight of the Brat who is passing at the moment. – Nancy A Novel by Rhoda Broughton
  4. You will have to see a brat and report to me on his condition- his appearance, what?... – The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy
  5. What an insolent brat he is, the little foundling! – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  6. And I don't want the brat Scraggy; I only want the boy. – From the Valley of the Missing by Grace Miller White
  7. Oh, you brat you are stealing all the milk! – Dixie Hart by Will N. Harben
  8. Clarisse shall have her brat – The Crystal Stopper by Maurice LeBlanc
  9. But why didn't ye send the brat to the workhouse? – Tess of the Storm Country by Grace Miller White
  10. " I'm not saying nothing against the brat cried Tom in exasperated tones; " anyone'd think I wanted'n to die by the way you go on at me. – Secret Bread by F. Tennyson Jesse
  11. He had hugged the thought of the woman, who had imagined herself so clever at blinding him, working in poverty to keep herself and her brat – Command by William McFee
  12. Unspeakable brat that he was, and small favour that he deserved at my hands, I resolved that he should have the best of the next dish when it came round. – The Princess Passes by Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
  13. Shabalov cried more furiously this time: Stop, you young brat – The Created Legend by Feodor Sologub
  14. As if I had not trouble enough already with the other stubborn brat herself. – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  15. You'll find a new brat at the house; female, of course. – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  16. If thus we introduce it into the world under the conduct of that prince, when he died it was left a hopeless brat and had hardly any hand to own it, till the wreck- voyage before noted, performed so happily by Captain Phips, afterwards Sir William, whose strange performance set a great many heads on work to contrive something for themselves. – An Essay Upon Projects by Daniel Defoe
  17. Honest to John, I wouldn't have a brat like that on the place! – The Lookout Man by B. M. Bower
  18. From the very beginning she had fiercely resented being burdened with what she called 'the plague of a brat – A Book of Quaker Saints by Lucy Violet Hodgkin
  19. I'd down the brat – Further Experiences of an Irish R.M. by E. OEnone Somerville Martin Ross