Usage examples for eighteen

  1. He says, " I have taken eighteen thousand pounds." – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke
  2. The whole eighteen of us will have to stick together and work hard if we expect to keep the upper hand of things here at Hamilton. – Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore by Pauline Lester
  3. Often he wondered why he cared so much more for Bertha now that she was twenty- eight than when she was eighteen. – Bird of Paradise by Ada Leverson
  4. From eighteen to fifteen gantas may be had for half a real. – The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes by Tomás de Comyn Fedor Jagor Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow Charles Wilkes
  5. The latter, which is his great work, occupied his time and thoughts for eighteen years. – A Brief History of the English Language and Literature, Vol. 2 (of 2) by John Miller Dow Meiklejohn
  6. You thought eighteen years was not long enough, and that you might keep me waiting a day longer. – John Bull's Other Island by George Bernard Shaw
  7. It will all have had opportunity to be true in eighteen- seventy- five, if it have not had in eighteen- seventy- three. – The Other Girls by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  8. She's only eighteen but she's woman now. – This Freedom by A. S. M. Hutchinson
  9. This came from the situation of the place- a plain on the top of a mountain, eighteen hundred feet high. – Napoleon's Young Neighbor by Helen Leah Reed
  10. You seem more like eighteen to me." – The Old Gray Homestead by Frances Parkinson Keyes
  11. Thirty- three, I believe, said I. There were thirty- three, I suppose, in eighteen fifty- nine, said he; but now there are not so many. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  12. I went into another place, where there were eighteen men and twelve girls. – White Slaves by Louis A Banks
  13. He was thinkin' as I wanted him to about most things, though, when he died, and that's sayin' a good deal, for he didn't die until after we'd been married seven years and three months and eighteen days. – Flower of the Dusk by Myrtle Reed
  14. Don't talk any nonsense about getting married, for this child is only eighteen. – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  15. Their march was of twenty- seven days from Phraata, during which they had beaten the Parthians in eighteen battles, though with little effect or lasting result, because of their being so unable to pursue. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  16. Eighteen species were found, twelve of them peculiar to the island. – Wake-Robin by John Burroughs
  17. Nevertheless he entered the army at the age of eighteen. – A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury
  18. Day after day, month after month, we waited- eighteen, I think it was. – Flowing Gold by Rex Beach
  19. The genuine die when they are eighteen years old." – The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2 by Rupert Hughes
  20. Do you know, mamma, that I happen to be eighteen this week? – The Case of Richard Meynell by Mrs. Humphrey Ward