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Usage examples for built

  1. It was built in Mannahatta. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  2. Then four other men came and built four big houses, exactly behind the first ones. – We Girls: A Home Story by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  3. I think it was built about three years ago. – Left Tackle Thayer by Ralph Henry Barbour
  4. Like K., she insisted that no right can be built out of a wrong. – K by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  5. There are seven windows on the ground floor, built very high. – The Intriguers by William Le Queux
  6. The town was built on and under them. – Letters written during a short residence in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark by Mary Wollstonecraft
  7. I seen a man fall just like that; he was a broad- built man wi' a thick neck, and in a moment of excitement he fell just like that, and died a'most at once. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  8. I built it for my little girl. – At the Time Appointed by A. Maynard Barbour
  9. The Lord by whose name ye are called, in whose name this house was built, and who will at last judge every one of us. – Paul Faber, Surgeon by George MacDonald
  10. Then they built a fire of such light wood as they could find and prepared supper. – Boy Scouts in Mexico; or On Guard with Uncle Sam by G. Harvey Ralphson
  11. And if I am not so sure that I am built like that? – The Man Who Wins by Robert Herrick
  12. After that they built other houses, and people came to live in them. – Old Greek Stories by James Baldwin
  13. They built more and better ships in Holland in those days than in any country in the world." – Rollo in Holland by Jacob Abbott
  14. Reckon we're most of us built that way, eh, Cliff? – Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party by C. E. Jacobs Edyth Ellerbeck Read
  15. I built no hopes on the pause which followed that. – No Hero by E.W. Hornung
  16. Even he, LeFroy, did not know it until the kloshe kloochman- the good white woman- came into the North and built a school at the mouth of the Yellow Knife. – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx
  17. This lodge was built on the shore of a lake. – Thirty Indian Legends by Margaret Bemister
  18. Look, you with a home you made for yourself and a business you built up out of your own brains, and what am I? – Every Soul Hath Its Song by Fannie Hurst
  19. Because I am not built that way and don't want to do it. – Master Olof A Drama in Five Acts by August Strindberg
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