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Usage examples for deer

  1. He lives in a brick house with a slate roof and two towers, and has a deer and fountain and lots of nice shade trees in the yard. – Dear Enemy by Jean Webster
  2. Deer- stalking was bad in her imagination. – An Eye for an Eye by Anthony Trollope
  3. Passed the Deer Creek to- day, which is a beautiful stream, with cotton wood trees growing on its banks. – Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51 by E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls
  4. In winter they go into the woods to hunt fur- bearing animals, and also deer; but they never remain long absent from their homes. – Hudson Bay by R.M. Ballantyne
  5. Having got his men away, Ziffak slipped back with the purpose of carrying out the rest of the plan he had formed; but before he could reach the rear entrance, he caught sight of Professor Grimcke running like a deer toward the woods. – The Land of Mystery by Edward S. Ellis
  6. When the Big Knives come upon such people in the wilderness, Clark answered, they shoot them down that they may not eat the deer. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  7. He followed it fast as the fleetest deer. – Two Indian Children of Long Ago by Frances Taylor
  8. Deer, as free as in an American forest, wandered there by thousands. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  9. " On'y tell me, deer. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  10. Then you admit that Jacob Armitage has killed the deer in the forest? – The Children of the New Forest by Captain Marryat
  11. He told how he had shot the deer and then the eagle. – Myths and Legends of the Great Plains by Unknown
  12. They had been on the track of a deer for many days, and they were now far away from the village where they lived. – The Book of Nature Myths by Florence Holbrook
  13. The deer can't be far away. – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  14. Not a deer, or a sign of one, to be seen, and nothing living within a mile. – Round-about Rambles in Lands of Fact and Fancy by Frank Richard Stockton
  15. Early that night when the Deer went down to drink, he was caught in the trap, and he cried the cry of capture. – More Jataka Tales by Re-told by Ellen C. Babbitt
  16. Any person without a forest of his own who has a net device with which to catch deer shall pay 200s. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  17. The deer and bear were in the majority. – Little Rivers A Book Of Essays In Profitable Idleness by Henry van Dyke
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