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Usage examples for colonel

  1. I've seen Colonel Rannion. – The Roll-Call by Arnold Bennett
  2. Came to America with his father, Colonel John Macdonell, in 1773; and entered the army. – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  3. The colonel and his wife then left the room. – Valerie by Frederick Marryat
  4. " There are four of them," said the Boy-" big fellows, almost as big as our Colonel, and awful hungry." – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
  5. " No," the Colonel replied. – The Cromptons by Mary J. Holmes
  6. No, you 're bigger than that- you 're a colonel! – Emerson's Wife and Other Western Stories Emerson's Wife -- Colonel Kate's Protégée -- The Kid of Apache Teju -- A Blaze on Pard Huff -- How Colonel Kate Won Her Spurs -- Hollyhocks -- The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of Johnson Sides -- A Piece of Wreckag by Florence Finch Kelly
  7. Colonel Vincent, a word with you. – Red Men and White by Owen Wister
  8. The company laughed, and the Colonel sat down. – Trumps by George William Curtis
  9. They did; but the colonel declared before the whole camp that they were innocent. – History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians by George Mogridge
  10. " Colonel Peyton," was the reply. – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  11. There's Colonel Quorn, ' he says- Did you ever 'ear of Colonel Quorn, sir? – In Direst Peril by David Christie Murray
  12. I suppose you never met her, Colonel Estcourt? – The Mystery of a Turkish Bath by E.M. Gollan (AKA Rita)
  13. You know the island well, colonel?" – The Isle of Unrest by Henry Seton Merriman
  14. " All right, Colonel," the clerk carelessly consented. – Desert Dust by Edwin L. Sabin
  15. And the colonel is as nice as possible. – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  16. Therefore, it was entirely sufficient to her that the colonel had said: Go, and trust everything to Donnegan. – Gunman's Reckoning by Max Brand
  17. The colonel was fair game. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  18. What do you think of this, Colonel? – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  19. My name is Donald McElroy, late captain in Colonel Morgan's rifle company. – Donald McElroy, Scotch Irishman by Willie Walker Caldwell
  20. It took Colonel Clark's breath when he turned and saw her standing there, and heard her words. – Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson
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