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Usage examples for cis

  1. The most striking proof of the thorough conscientiousness with which he faced the duties of life is to be found in his conduct after the establishment of the so- called Cis- Alpine Republic in Italy. – Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh
  2. Cis, of course, would be busy- they were all busy about the wedding. – The Dark Flower by John Galsworthy
  3. But we have ever loved our Cis as well, and hope ever to do so while she is our good child. – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge
  4. Come now, Cis, why are you so dead set against this plan? – More Bywords by Charlotte M. Yonge
  5. We have traditions among us of the enjoyments of our predecessors, as they rioted in the fertility of their cis- atlantic field; a happy company of thriving and luxuriant plants. – Autobiography of a Pocket-Hankerchief by James Fenimore Cooper
  6. My dear Cis, how you have grown! – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  7. Well, you know, we thought Cis Yorke would snap at it; and she was eager enough at first; but"- and here Lady Adela smiled demurely-" I think her courage gave way. – Prince Fortunatus by William Black
  8. Is that all, Cis? – A Heart-Song of To-day by Annie Gregg Savigny
  9. And Cis- my sister I mean? – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge
  10. Cis wrote to her there, then. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  11. The father and Cis laughed, the mother looked unhappy. – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge
  12. After making peace with Prussia, the Emperor called to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Count Beust, who had hitherto been at the head of the Saxon Government, and who had been the representative of the German Federation at the London Conference of 1864. Beust, while ready to grant the Hungarians their independence, advocated the retention of the existing Reichsrath and of a single Ministry for all the Cis- Leithan parts of the Monarchy. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  13. It's only an excuse to hold Shiela's hand- But Shiela recited very gravely: Father's in Manhattan town, Hunting up our money; Philip's in the music- room, Calling Cis his honey; Cissy's sprinting through the hall, Trying to be funny- I won't dance! – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  14. I thought Cis wrote to Dolly in Florence. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  15. Girls could do both, it seemed- Cis seemed to be seeing something wonderful all the time, and Sylvia had looked quite holy. – The Dark Flower by John Galsworthy
  16. They had had a continuance of bad weather, and worse was coming up all round; great lead- coloured billows weltered and heaved under the lee- foam- wreaths breaking here and there, to show where the strong ship had cloven a path through the sullen surges; there was the chance, too, of encountering one of two sharks which had been haunting them for days; but I have heard that on Cis Hazelwood's face when he went over the bulwarks, there was the same expression of cheery confidence as it might have worn when he was diving for eggs at The Weirs. – Barren Honour: A Novel by George A. Lawrence
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