Usage examples for bursar

  1. His old friend the Bursar wrote him back a joking letter, recommending him to put more fire into his sermons and thus to preach his enemy down. – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  2. I. That every Bursar have yearly payed him for his maintenance 100. l. – The-Acts-Of-The-General-Assemblies-of-the-Church-of-Scotland by Church of Scotland. General Assembly
  3. He's bursar of his college, isn't he, Ernest? – Philistia by Grant Allen
  4. There he organized all that students organize, and was called in at last by the Bursar of his college to reorganize the commissariat, which he did with such success that the college saved five thousand dollars a year. – The World For Sale, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  5. By that token 'twas Segrim the bursar. – The Armourer's Prentices by Charlotte Mary Yonge
  6. Certainty he was first Junior and then Senior Bursar for a time, while the tower was building, 1492- 1504. But the scandal that he had to resign his bursarship for misappropriation of funds in connection with the tower may certainly be rejected. – The Charm of Oxford by J. Wells
  7. This collection would be made at the end of term; and the name survives, attached to the solemn day of doom we have described, though the college dues are now collected by the bursar at the beginning of each term. – Oxford by Lang, Andrew
  8. Our bursar will inform you of the conditions attaching to the post. – The Aspirations of Jean Servien by Anatole France
  9. But he is not confronted by a publican or barmaid; only a grave underling of the college bursar, who silently records " Brown, orange, 2d. – An American at Oxford by John Corbin
  10. Now the Bursar would send for the cook, and they would mingle their tears together." – Watersprings by Arthur Christopher Benson
  11. J. A. Galbraith, S. F. T. C. D., Bursar, Freeman's Journal, March 6, 1882, and also " Statement to the Chief Secretary." – The Commercial Restraints of Ireland by John Hely Hutchinson