Usage examples for FLIM

  1. Gaydon has a great deal of observation and common sense, and was never plagued with a flim- flam of fancies. – Clementina by A.E.W. Mason
  2. So is bridge, and stud poker, and three- card monte, and flim- flam generally. – A Gentleman from Mississippi by Thomas A. Wise
  3. Flim the Goose took his wings out and put them on. – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  4. One thing at least was clear; he would not again tell me- or even pretend to me- that her power was " all flim- flam." – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  5. He was working an old game, which consists in getting an outsider to hold the stakes in a bet with another flim- flammer. – Leo the Circus Boy by Ralph Bonehill
  6. One of the sort of inventions which I attribute to Steevens has been got up with a deal of romantic effect, to embellish the poetical life of Milton; and unquestionably must have sadly perplexed his last matter- of- fact editor, who is not a man to comprehend a flim- flam! – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3) by Isaac Disraeli
  7. The man that inflicted the blows was Flim, a tall and stout man. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  8. It had chanced that one day when the lonely pioneer had dined with his fellow- stationers he had remarked approvingly of certain dishes of French cookery acquired from her Grand'maman's receipts-" I dunno what ye might call them flim- flams, Mrs. MacLeod, but they make powerful short eatin'." – The Story of Old Fort Loudon by Charles Egbert Craddock
  9. None of your flim- flams, if you please. – New Faces by Myra Kelly
  10. Flim the Goose took off his wings. – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  11. Gray pictures, blue and sometimes a little gold but more often silver, such were the pictures the mist people went on making while Fire the Goat and Flim the Goose went on sleeping. – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  12. " Listen, Flim the Goose. – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  13. Flim the Goose asked Fire the Goat. – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  14. Flim the Goose held up his fingers and said, " I don't talk to you with my fingers crossed." – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  15. That's all I hear mornin' and night from " Tommy the Rat," " Tim the Flim," and " John the Con." – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  16. " They can't flim- flam us now," Archer ventured. – Tom Slade with the Boys Over There by Percy K. Fitzhugh