Usage examples for COD

  1. The only things the Doctor could get at were rhubarb pills and cod liver oil, but these, with faith, go a long way. – The New North by Agnes Deans Cameron
  2. It was not as though he caught the perch whilst the cod fought shy of him. – Mushrooms on the Moor by Frank Boreham
  3. I beseech your Lordship stay a little, my strap's tied to my Cod piece- point: now when you please. – A King, and No King by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher
  4. They make cod liver oil of it. – Steve Young by George Manville Fenn
  5. You would not particularly wish for a spoonful of cod liver oil, would you? – Countess Kate by Charlotte M. Yonge
  6. Plymouth Harbor, as they found it, is thus described: This harbor is a bay greater than Cape Cod compassed with a goodly land, and in the bay two fine islands uninhabited, wherein are nothing but woods, oaks, pines, walnuts, beeches, sassafras, vines, and other trees which we know not. – Betty's Bright Idea; Deacon Pitkin's Farm; and The First Christmas of New England by Harriet Beecher Stowe
  7. On my shewing him the fish figured in Sir Thomas Mitchell's work he knew only the cod – Expedition into Central Australia by Charles Sturt
  8. The price for small cod is now 5s. – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. The other manuscripts I have collated are more greatly affected by contamination and interpolation; of them M and F show some independence, while no subclassification can be made of H, I, L, or T. G The fragmentum Guelferbytanum, Cod – The Last Poems of Ovid by Ovid
  10. Fumbling in his pocket for some time, he drew forth a piece of stout cord, about four yards long, with a cod hook attached to the end of it. – Ungava by R.M. Ballantyne
  11. In the case of the Atlantic transmission between the station at Poldhu in Cornwall and that at Cape Cod in Massachusetts, U. S. A., we have two stations separated by about 45 degrees of longitude on a great circle, or one- eighth part of the circumference of the world. – Hertzian Wave Wireless Telegraphy by John Ambrose Fleming
  12. Took departure from Cape Cod early in the day, shook off the land and got ship to rights before night. – The Mayflower and Her Log, Complete by Azel Ames
  13. I wish all fish in 'a world dead; den 'spose 'a want fish, let 'em eat cod fish and tatoe." – An Old Sailor's Yarns by Nathaniel Ames
  14. In the end of November or beginning of December the fishermen enter into engagements for the cod and ling fishing, then about to commence. – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  15. Captains Courageous is a story of Cape Cod fishing life, with an improbable plot but much good description of the perils and hardships of the men who seek fortune on the fishing banks. – Modern English Books of Power by George Hamlin Fitch
  16. Why, you will crimp him like a cod fish! – Fair Margaret by H. Rider Haggard
  17. Born and bred on Cape Cod the author, at the winter firesides of country people, very conservative of ancient English customs now gone, heard curious talk of kings, Puritan ministers, the war and precedent struggle of our Revolution, and touched a race of men and women now passed away. – The Busted Ex-Texan and Other Stories by W. H. H. Murray
  18. Graves, wondering vaguely what sort of telephone system was in use on Cape Cod heard his prospective pilot ring the instrument for a full two seconds, repeating the ring four times altogether. – Cap'n Warren's Wards by Joseph C. Lincoln
  19. It can eat boiled cod – The Pleasures of Ignorance by Robert Lynd
  20. Then in going past the fish- shop, the very cod seemed to turn a contemptuous, lack- lustre eye upon her, as if they also said to each other: " There goes the girl who was made a fool of by a man who never really meant to marry her." – The Privet Hedge by J. E. Buckrose