Usage examples for DIMES

  1. Oh, little pagan We- hro had his life filled to overflowing with much that the civilized white boy would gave all his dimes and dollars to know. – The Shagganappi by E. Pauline Johnson
  2. But the yard gave Stubby an idea, and he earned some dimes and one quarter in the next week. – Lifted Masks Stories by Susan Glaspell
  3. Well, I went to our friend Fred's; he didn't want to drink when I found him; his dimes looked so extremely large. – Modern Spiritualism by Uriah Smith
  4. " It's just as easy to play with dollars as with dimes- just as easy to write an order for a thousand as for ten. – Skinner's Dress Suit by Henry Irving Dodge
  5. We have more to say than you have dimes and it won't hurt to keep this to ourselves if we can- or till we're sure. – The Last Straw by William J. Smith
  6. Yaw; I dinks not efery dimes dot I does much better as nefer vos; vot doesn't you dinks not apout it, eh- don't it? – The Lost Trail by Edward S. Ellis
  7. " No," said he, and the shining bald head wagged in a sort of bland humor, " your friend does not care much for der day dimes." – Ashton-Kirk, Criminologist by John T. McIntyre
  8. Two years after the receipt of the memoirs and letters there arrived at his house a box of more letters, more memoirs, dimes, odds and ends, put together without much arrangement in the course of a long life. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  9. There it was, all he had saved, five dollars in bills, and a few quarters and dimes. – The Mountain Girl by Payne Erskine
  10. They put the bottle and the dimes completely out of business and he voted the whole gang straight. – Andrew the Glad by Maria Thompson Daviess
  11. You got them all looking like dimes around here." – The Vertical City by Fannie Hurst
  12. No, it is meant for dimes, nickels and pennies. – The Children's Six Minutes by Bruce S. Wright
  13. After his book accounts were finished, he would gravely open his money- bags and, with banker- like precision, pile up together coins of the same denomination- pennies by themselves, nickels by themselves, dimes, and so on. – The Rosie World by Parker Fillmore
  14. Put 10 nickels, 10 coppers and 10 dimes in a hat or in one hand if you like. – Woodland Tales by Ernest Seton-Thompson
  15. " In all my experience with horticulture," he said, " I know of no fertilizer for a Christmas tree that equals a judicious application of nickels, dimes, and quarters- well stirred in." – Fairy Prince and Other Stories by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
  16. Some sold cakes of chocolate, and others peanuts, while some of the larger boys ran errands or did other work to earn dimes and nickles. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue and Their Shetland Pony by Laura Lee Hope
  17. There was a great rattling as the pennies, dimes and nickels in the tin boxes clattered against the sides. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Keeping Store by Laura Lee Hope
  18. He's dancing to the music, And picking up the dimes; But oftener it's nickels. – Billy Bunny and Daddy Fox by David Cory
  19. Time went on and on, and the fund grew and grew- a little coral reef of pennies and nickels and dimes. – In a Little Town by Rupert Hughes