Usage examples for central

  1. There is no harm whatever in changing our views about the meaning of difficult passages- provided we never let go our hold on the central truth, and put the error to our own account, not saying that the Word itself is wrong. – Creation and Its Records by B.H. Baden-Powell
  2. The dark brown streak or dental star is situated in the central portion of the nippers and dividers. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  3. He made England too hot to hold him, fled to Central America, and died there in 1876 of yellow fever. – The Hound of the Baskervilles by A. Conan Doyle
  4. As the eastern side of the palace gave evidence of having been the domestic quarter, so the west- central part showed traces of having had a special religious significance in the palace life. – The Sea-Kings of Crete by James Baikie
  5. Because here after all is power- here is the central machine. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  6. But the teaching of history as it has been carried on for some years, would have to travel a long way to arrive at this central point of view. – The Education of Catholic Girls by Janet Erskine Stuart
  7. The central idea i. – The Mystery of a Hansom Cab by Fergus Hume
  8. There was another pause- so long a one that Central almost cut us off. – I Walked in Arden by Jack Crawford
  9. It was all new and painful, and she was one of the central figures expected to act on through all the pictures, taking another's place, yet doing it as if it were her own. – Marcia Schuyler by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  10. This boy, who " was always everywhere," made no hesitation, but walked straight up to the central group, taking Leslie by the hand. – A Summer in Leslie Goldthwaite's Life. by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  11. The central idea in 'Uriel' is that there is no such thing as evil. – The Three Heron's Feathers by Hermann Sudermann
  12. It's so central but I don't suppose David would hear of it. – Turn About Eleanor by Ethel M. Kelley
  13. All Central Kentucky had been swept clear of the Federals. – Raiding with Morgan by Byron A. Dunn
  14. Are we going to Central Park?" – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  15. The body dieth when the central will of its system no longer bindeth in obedience the elements of its substance. – The Story of Anna Kingsford and Edward Maitland and of the new Gospel of Interpretation by Edward Maitland
  16. The nice part was, what central bank was going to step in? – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  17. Lying a little north of the village was the solid stone house of Chief Justice Chew, and it remains famous as the central point in the bitter fight of that day. – Washington and his Comrades in Arms A Chronicle of the War of Independence by George Wrong
  18. Early in the morning he found himself at the Central Station again, where, having obtained his bag, he made his way towards Victoria Station and caught the early train for Brunford. – The Day of Judgment by Joseph Hocking
  19. She was waiting for the central office to acknowledge her call. – Vignettes of Manhattan; Outlines in Local Color by Brander Matthews
  20. The final solution had been the huge central control ship. – The Black Star Passes by John W Campbell