Usage examples for Dee

  1. I would want to dee, that I micht see my boy again. – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  2. Gie'en my wife and my bairn should dee, what good would it be to me to ha' won this strike? – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  3. " So ye'll better no dee in London, dominie," he laughed. – A Dominie in Doubt by A. S. Neill
  4. Why, when they krissed a fellow this morning, and tumbled him into the river, Dilloo Dee says one of them snatched the body under directly. – The Rajah of Dah by George Manville Fenn
  5. A bear creeping up through the thickets so noiselessly that not even a sharp- eyed chick- a- dee or a vigilant red squirrel took alarm, peered out between the branches and saw the calf. – Children of the Wild by Charles G. D. Roberts
  6. " No," he said, " there's naething to say, I dee naething bit sleep, jink shells, and rin to the Beach." – The Incomparable 29th and the "River Clyde" by George Davidson
  7. Fiddle- de- dee, because it is spelled with more " e's." – My Book of Indoor Games by Clarence Squareman
  8. When in good- humor she was content with calling him " Marquis- dee." – Not Pretty, But Precious by John Hay, et al.
  9. These children are now older than their mother was when she first came up Dee- side, heads of houses in their turn, but they have not forgotten the friends of their youth. – Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria) Vol II by Sarah Tytler
  10. That 's as muckle as say I wad come to be a yerl some day, sae be I didna dee upo' the ro'd? – Malcolm by George MacDonald
  11. Vi- dee, what's the matter? – Every Soul Hath Its Song by Fannie Hurst
  12. Vat do you vant with Monsieur dee Gouise? – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  13. When any Christian is drowned in the river Dee, there will appear over the water where the corps is, a light, by which means they do find the body: and it is therefore called the Holy Dee. – Miscellanies upon Various Subjects by John Aubrey
  14. He's the boy to tell us what to dee! – Up in Ardmuirland by Michael Barrett
  15. As we drew near the town of Kirkcudbright, which lies very low at the mouth of the river Dee, I made out a group of men and women on the wharves. – Richard Carvel, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  16. Dee sensed his mood, misinterpreted it, complained of a headache, and went home early. – Dead Giveaway by Gordon Randall Garrett