Usage examples for figures

  1. The figures had been written in pencil. – The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns by Arnold Bennett
  2. Then you have no figures, facts, anything, Mr. Brent? – In the Mayor's Parlour by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  3. They will " bull" their stock to the highest point, and force the states to purchase at these high figures. – Monopolies and the People by D. C. Cloud
  4. " You know that I've no head for figures. – The Wooden Horse by Hugh Walpole
  5. There were two tall figures now, who stood side by side in the wide front door. – 54-40 or Fight by Emerson Hough
  6. The figures paused before one of the dark houses, pointed and laughed; went nearer to the steps and stooped. – The Witness by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  7. For as those figures joined several ways The fabrick of each several creature raise. – The-Love-Letters-of-Dorothy-Osborne-to-Sir-William-Temple-1652-54 by Osborne, Dorothy
  8. For a few moments the figures puzzled him, and then he broke into a bitter laugh. – Ranching for Sylvia by Harold Bindloss
  9. He figures that a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. – The Valley of the Giants by Peter B. Kyne
  10. " Now, let us get down to figures," Jack continued. – Boy Scouts in an Airship by G. Harvey Ralphson
  11. Loudon stopped and stared at the distant figures. – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  12. The sun flashed upon the armed figures with such dazzling brilliancy that they could not be recognised, although they approached rapidly. – A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3) by Felix Dahn
  13. Then both figures disappeared. – Rastignac the Devil by Philip José Farmer
  14. Now, let us see what it will cost, if fortune goes with me, and he took pen and paper and began to write down figures. – The Lady Of Blossholme by H. Rider Haggard
  15. A roll was called over, in which the men answered to figures instead of names. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  16. She was not one to care much for facts or figures. – Nan Sherwood on the Mexican Border by Annie Roe Carr
  17. Holy Family of three Figures; with the little St. John; with St. Joseph; with St. Anna. – Legends of the Madonna by Mrs. Jameson
  18. Her late companions stood looking back in sheer amazement, for the town end of the trail was black with figures. – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
  19. An hour later Harry saw a number of figures appear against the sky- line on both sides. – The Treasure of the Incas by G. A. Henty