Usage examples for bread

  1. He silently pointed to his children crying for bread. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  2. Remember, there are other people who want bread. – Trading by Susan Warner
  3. Tell him to be here within ten minutes with his best carriage and horses, and wine and bread. – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  4. Give the man three days' bread and water. – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  5. He does not deny that man lives by bread, but he does deny that man lives by bread alone. – Men in the Making by Ambrose Shepherd
  6. New ways of bread- making were open to all, and the feudsman began to see that he could make food and clothes more easily and with less danger than by sleeping with his rifle in the woods, and by fighting men who had done him no harm. – A Cumberland Vendetta by John Fox, Jr.
  7. A bit of sleep would do a body almost as much good as a bit of bread- I won't say as much as a dhrap of wather. – Jack Tier or The Florida Reef by James Fenimore Cooper
  8. I also stated that I would turn all the bread baked over to the hospital, and I offered an electric chafing dish for the best loaf baked. – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  9. While not yet fifteen he had been thrown out into the world to earn his bread. – Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman by F. Hopkinson Smith
  10. Don't talk like a bread- and- butter miss, Hal. – Winding Paths by Gertrude Page
  11. You must first of all think of giving bread to my soldiers- 'Bread, bread, bread. – The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2) by John Holland Rose
  12. Now that's a bread twist! – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  13. Fetch them, Mrs Slee, and some bread. – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  14. But given bread is bitter bread, and if she could think it came to her, of her own right- He said ever so much more, but that ever so much more was quite unnecessary. – Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope
  15. Two or three times during the day Mrs. McKeon had given her half a glass of wine, which she had drank on being told to do so, and she had once tried to eat a bit of bread. – The Macdermots of Ballycloran by Anthony Trollope
  16. Then how do you earn your bread? – Autobiography of Anthony Trollope by Anthony Trollope
  17. Give me a piece of bread, and let me stay with you to- night. – Audrey by Mary Johnston