Usage examples for Dasher

  1. In churning in a cylinder, it may often occur that the cream moves round in a body with the dasher and so is but slightly agitated. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  2. Fairly out of town, however, we switch up somewhat, ourself watching over the dasher the clods and dust thrown from the mare's shoes, and our father humming snatches of hymns, with his grave eyes twinkling. – Tales of the Chesapeake by George Alfred Townsend
  3. Yes; as my name is Tom Dasher there must. – Our World, or, The Slaveholders Daughter by F. Colburn Adams
  4. We " come out on the Dick Dasher and we " go in on the Through"; but the Through is a kind of institution, like marriage, while the Dick Dasher is a thing more intimate, like one's wedding. – Friendship Village by Zona Gale
  5. The dasher consists of an axis of wood, to which the four beaters or fanners are attached; these fans are simply four pieces of elm strongly dovetailed together, forming an oblong square, with a space left open, two of the openings being left broader than the others; attached to an axle, they form an axis with four projecting blades; the axle fits into supports at the centre of the box; a handle is fitted to it, and the act of churning is done by turning the handle. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  6. Well, I took hold of the churn dasher and helped her, and she pretended to be afraid that we might turn the churn over, and our hands came together and I felt like throwing up my hat and dancing right there. – Old Ebenezer by Opie Read
  7. " 'The twenty o' you'll take the Dick Dasher ' says Timothy, then, 'an' it'll be a nice train ride for ye, ' he says, some like an undertaker makin' small talk. – Friendship Village by Zona Gale
  8. " I- I should think it would be all right," she faltered, churning so hard that the froth climbed up the dasher carrying pieces of fresh butter with it and leaving them midway on the handle. – The Biography of a Prairie Girl by Eleanor Gates
  9. In winter and early spring there was less cream to churn and we did it by hand, two of us lifting the dasher together. – My Boyhood by John Burroughs
  10. She remembered the day that Joe had seen her so, the churn- dasher in her hand; the recollection of what was pictured in his face provoked a smile. – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  11. Nelly pushed the dasher down slowly and drew it back with care, turning her ear to listen expertly to the sound it made. –  by
  12. Her husband looked at the old- fashioned barrel and dasher arrangement, which she was filling with cream. – Tom Swift and his Motor-cycle by Victor Appleton
  13. She didn't know which end of a churn- dasher was made for use. – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  14. To- day, as David passed the house, the old mother sat on her little porch churning butter in a small dasher churn. – The Mountain Girl by Payne Erskine
  15. When the mixture is frozen, remove the ice and salt around the top of the can; wipe the cover and top; uncover; and remove the dasher – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  16. Jefferson braced his feet against the dasher under the worn buffalo skin. – A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  17. He sprang, with one leap, he knew not how,- over step or dasher to the horse's head. – The Other Girls by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  18. Freeze slowly, remove dasher pack solidly, add fresh salt and ice, and let stand for an hour before serving. – Better Meals for Less Money by Mary Green
  19. It will be remembered that, in another part of this narrative, mention was made of the loss in Lynhaven Bay of the galley Dasher and the capture of the officers and the crew. – American Prisoners of the Revolution by Danske Dandridge