Usage examples for bray

  1. I'll stay and do my best, but I should telegraph to town for Sir Randall Bray – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  2. Bray struggled for a moment with the puzzle; his eyes went slowly to Teresa. – Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon
  3. They lie, in herds of many hundreds, upon the ice, huddling one over the other like swine, and roar or bray very loud, so that, in the night or in foggy weather, they gave us notice of the vicinity of the ice before we could see it. – A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 16 by Robert Kerr
  4. Bray had become uneasily conscious. – From Sand Hill to Pine by Bret Harte
  5. Perhaps they are derived from fey or foy, spry, wry, wreak, brew, mow, fry, bray say, work. – A Grammar of the English Tongue by Samuel Johnson
  6. And this much more- at least a dozen people have come down to Bray Park today from London." – The Boy Scout Aviators by George Durston
  7. Even the two donkeys were on hand to give us a welcoming bray – Across Asia on a Bicycle by Thomas Gaskell Allen and William Lewis Sachtleben
  8. " Sir Matthew Bray sir. – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  9. No, Lieutenant Bray I cannot be your wife." – Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon
  10. I should be sca't to wake up in heaven, an' hear anybody there ask how the Bray girls was. – A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  11. I am going also to Dr. Bray and Dr. Ernest after I leave here. – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  12. I almost hear the bray of that donkey, who originated in a flower. – Words of Cheer for the Tempted, the Toiling, and the Sorrowing by T. S. Arthur
  13. For that our kingdomes earth should not be soyld With that deere blood which it hath fostered, And for our eyes do hate the dire aspect Of ciuill wounds plowgh'd vp with neighbors swords, Which so rouz'd vp with boystrous vntun'd drummes, With harsh resounding Trumpets dreadfull bray And grating shocke of wrathfull yron Armes, Might from our quiet Confines fright faire peace, And make vs wade euen in our kindreds blood: Therefore, we banish you our Territories. – Richard-II by Shakespeare, William
  14. " Send for Bates and Bray to- morrow. – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  15. Instead of all the party making the sounds of various animals, nothing is heard but a loud bray from the one unfortunate member of the company. – Games For All Occasions by Mary E. Blain
  16. Say, I'll bet my head I bray in my sleep, don't I? – Castle Craneycrow by George Barr McCutcheon
  17. I hope they've been considerate about the Bray girls. – A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  18. Nevertheless, as a man and a politician he hardly commands our respect, and in time- serving adjustability he is comparable to the redoubtable Vicar of Bray – Pioneers of Science by Oliver Lodge
  19. Anon will he be here with 30, 000 picked men and the Spanish fleet; and then I shall ride once again at the head of my brave men, hear trumpets bray and see banners fly! – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge
  20. De Bray under the same gibbet; testified stoutly that he, too, had committed that offence alone. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009