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Usage examples for document

  1. I have here, in my hand, ladies and gentlemen, a document. – Foe-Farrell by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  2. That is the document, bearing the seal of ten States, signed by Jefferson Davis as President- signed by the Secretary of State for those ten States, which the learned counsel who framed the indictment has undertaken to call " a pretence of authority from one Jefferson Davis." – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  3. There is nothing in the document to show whether these are the three great pieces of sculpture in the cloisters each of which must once have been meant for a reredos. – Portuguese Architecture by Walter Crum Watson
  4. I shall soon have to quote your book as a healthy- minded document of the first importance, though I believe myself that the sick soul must have its say, and probably carries authority too.... – The Letters of William James, Vol. II by William James
  5. I think not; I am more inclined to suppose that he did not have time to complete the arrangements that he wished to make, and the proof lies in the very existence of this incomplete document in the only piece of furniture in which he kept his papers. – A Woodland Queen, Complete by Andre Theuriet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  6. He sat thus while the lawyer read a lengthy document, and at the end personally addressed him. – The Mountain Girl by Payne Erskine
  7. He had expected, but had expected with some doubt, that another document would have been found there. – Cousin Henry by Anthony Trollope
  8. He took from his pocket a printed document, and opened it. – Macleod of Dare by William Black
  9. Fatkin protested as he looked at the document in question. – The Competitive Nephew by Montague Glass
  10. That's an interesting document, too, in its own little way. – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard
  11. Strachinsky slipped the document into his pocket, and returned the keys to their place. – Countess Erika's Apprenticeship by Ossip Schubin
  12. But his will was an extremely careful document- his bequests are all made in a perfectly legal form." – The Ancient Law by Ellen Glasgow
  13. An hour later a royal attendant entered and handed a document to the marshal. – Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A. Henty
  14. Karl and Norah now signed the document with joyful hearts. – Fairy Tales from the German Forests by Margaret Arndt
  15. Make certain she's at 'The Twisted Arm, ' waiting, first, for the coming of Clodoche, and, second, for the arrival of this precious 'Merode' with the remaining half of the document. – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  16. Weekes read it over and approved the document. – Foe-Farrell by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  17. It is only yesterday that the document, which explained everything, came into my hands. – Men, Women and Guns by H. C. (Herman Cyril) McNeile
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