Usage examples for central

  1. 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
  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. The final solution had been the huge central control ship. – The Black Star Passes by John W Campbell
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. Because here after all is power- here is the central machine. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  8. 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
  9. The nice part was, what central bank was going to step in? – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  10. She was waiting for the central office to acknowledge her call. – Vignettes of Manhattan; Outlines in Local Color by Brander Matthews
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. It's so central, but I don't suppose David would hear of it. – Turn About Eleanor by Ethel M. Kelley
  14. The central idea i. – The Mystery of a Hansom Cab by Fergus Hume
  15. 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