Usage examples for goods

  1. See here, Clark, this is straight goods, is it? – The Breaking Point by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. I've lost all my goods and I can't get more. – Roosevelt in the Bad Lands by Hermann Hagedorn
  3. In the highest class, I replied,- among those goods which he who would be happy desires both for their own sake and for the sake of their results. – Plato's Republic by Plato
  4. But the goods are not mine. – The Home and the World by Rabindranath Tagore
  5. There were many men and women taken, and store of goods, as mantles and skins, as well in the first town, as in another, which stood in a field half a league from thence in sight of it; whither the horsemen ran. – A Narrative of the expedition of Hernando de Soto into Florida published at Evora in 1557 by A Gentleman of Elvas
  6. They crossed a square covered with goods of all kinds. – The Treasure of the Incas by G. A. Henty
  7. The very day after the Torch's last visit, the men of Kanele, headed by Maru and young Kahili, had come over in their canoes and demanded the goods they had received from the white men. – White Fire by John Oxenham
  8. My affection, my company, are chief goods with you. – Jane Talbot by Charles Brockden Brown
  9. Couldn't you make one of the girls say something about Willie having the goods in that line? – The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  10. " I sold him a pretty stiff bill of goods this morning. – The Desire of the Moth; and The Come On by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
  11. On the north side of the bridge stood a long goods train, apparently waiting the signal to proceed. – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  12. When she arrived she did not know what was the extent of her riches in this world's goods; nor, in truth, had she at once the courage to ask questions on the subject. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  13. He picked up a pen, but put it down when he found his hand shook, and told the clerk to charge the goods. – The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest by Harold Bindloss
  14. Ladies don't care for hummin' and whistlin' when they're buyin' goods." – The Widow O'Callaghan's Boys by Gulielma Zollinger
  15. I do; he's got the goods in his face, handsome or not. – The Brown Study by Grace S. Richmond
  16. How are we to carry our goods to the empty markets of which I have spoken if we have not the ships? – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  17. Has he bought the goods? – Pitman's Commercial Spanish Grammar (2nd ed.) by C. A. Toledano
  18. And the worst of it was, I couldn't deny that she had the goods on me. – The House of Torchy by Sewell Ford
  19. Nothing had been loaded on the canoe, as Mr. Streeter wanted to be sure that Dick could stay in it, before he filled it with goods that water might harm. – Dick in the Everglades by A. W. Dimock
  20. So I said " I am afraid you will half to think so then but maybe you won't think I am so crazy when I show you the goods." – The Real Dope by Ring Lardner