Usage examples for Dee

  1. " 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
  2. There is a picturesque tower and garden in the front, with a high wooded hill; at the back there is a wood down to the Dee and the hills rise all around." – Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria) Vol II by Sarah Tytler
  3. I would want to dee that I micht see my boy again. – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  4. Dee sensed his mood, misinterpreted it, complained of a headache, and went home early. – Dead Giveaway by Gordon Randall Garrett
  5. 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
  6. " So ye'll better no dee in London, dominie," he laughed. – A Dominie in Doubt by A. S. Neill
  7. Vat do you vant with Monsieur dee Gouise? – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  8. Some day a'll tell ye ma story, Weelum, for you an' me are auld freends, and will be till we dee – Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush by Ian Maclaren
  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. Vi- dee what's the matter? – Every Soul Hath Its Song by Fannie Hurst
  11. They had a placid air of ignoring such large facts of life as incoming tides, and could never have read what happened to Mary and her cows on the sands of Dee a resort only less fashionable in the cattle world than their own. – The Heather-Moon by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  12. 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
  13. When in good- humor she was content with calling him " Marquis- dee – Not Pretty, But Precious by John Hay, et al.
  14. We arrived at the beautiful vale of Llangollen to dinner, and alighted at the King's Head Inn, at the foot of the bridge, which afforded us a fine view of the Dee – Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel by John Yeardley
  15. 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
  16. Fiddle- de- dee because it is spelled with more " e's." – My Book of Indoor Games by Clarence Squareman
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. He's the boy to tell us what to dee – Up in Ardmuirland by Michael Barrett
  20. 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