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Usage examples for calf

  1. Bunny said to the calf, but the little animal did not want to. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Playing Circus by Laura Lee Hope
  2. Well, den, one day Sis Cow wuz a- grazin' 'bout in de ole fiel' en lookin' atter her calf. – Nights With Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris
  3. Then, a bull- calf was born. – Thy Rocks and Rills by Robert Ernest Gilbert
  4. And then I wish to see my calf," and she looked into his eyes very pleasantly. – The Mettle of the Pasture by James Lane Allen
  5. The mother elephant gives birth to but one calf at a time; twins have never been known. – The Pearl of India by Maturin M. Ballou
  6. I was as foolish as a boy in his calf- love. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  7. He offered up everything to his golden calf. – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  8. William's as strong as a young calf. – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker
  9. Each one of these monsters was about the size of a calf. – Stories of Great Americans for Little Americans by Edward Eggleston
  10. I'm working right now onto a case of quite some importance, into which a calf was stolen, but up to now the clues ain't what they should be. – Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective by Ellis Parker Butler
  11. As the calf- bear story was one Don preferred forgotten, he made no answer, but prepared to accompany his sister. – Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy Elizabeth Colborne
  12. His son Jehoahaz continued the sin of calf worship, and led his people once more into the downward path. – Training the Teacher by A. F. Schauffler Antoinette Abernethy Lamoreaux Martin G. Brumbaugh Marion Lawrance
  13. If I'm going to be a cowboy I want a little calf. – The Bobbsey Twins in the Great West by Laura Lee Hope
  14. And when a whole year had gone by, Hippo's wife had another husband, and in due course of time another baby calf, and had just the same sort of trouble as she had gone through with Hippo's son. – Rataplan by Ellen Velvin
  15. She explained that the cow had had a calf, hence her delay. – The Peace of Roaring River by George van Schaick
  16. The calf fell back as though it had no legs. – Adventures In Contentment by David Grayson AKA: Ray Stannard Baker
  17. What about that calf yonder? – When A Man's A Man by Harold Bell Wright
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