Usage examples for GOW

  1. Next to Jamie Gow, he was the 'favourite in the room. – Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria) Vol II by Sarah Tytler
  2. " Don't bother about that tonight, Gow," I said. – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges
  3. " I've come to have supper with you, Mr. Gow," I observed. – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges
  4. As the day went on, Fergus realized, as had Gow Johnson, that Jopp had raised a demon. – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  5. As for James Gow, it was no more than fair; and what he had expected of him. – The Bell-Ringer of Angel's and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  6. Is Mr. Gow back? – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges
  7. There was only one man who knew the whole truth, and that was Gow Johnson, to whom Terry had once told all. – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  8. It was called the George galley, and was of about two hundred tons burden, commanded by Oliver Ferneau, a Frenchman, but a subject of the Crown of England, who entertained this Gow as a private seaman only, but afterwards, to his great misfortune, preferred him to be the second mate in the voyage of which we are next to speak. – Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences by Arthur L. Hayward
  9. " That's what the boys had thought would be appropriate," said Gow Johnson with a dry chuckle, and the crowd looked at each other and winked. – Northern Lights, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 12, 2009
  10. Do you suppose Tom Broadbent would gow off himself to arness a orse? – John Bull's Other Island by George Bernard Shaw
  11. Now it happened that Gong Gow, the Great Spirit Spider, felt weary with carrying around her heavy burden of eggs wrapped up so carefully in their white covering fastened to her waist, therefore she said to herself: " I would fain place my eggs in a safe place, but know of none where they can hatch themselves without danger," so she searched through the universe to find a suitable place, and at last she spied the water that is now the world, and in it began to spin her web. – Shan Folk Lore Stories from the Hill and Water Country by William C. Griggs
  12. There is Israel Gow, who suffers from a peculiar mania which drives him to collect gold from places seemly and unseemly, even to the point of digging up a corpse in order to extract the gold filling from its teeth. – G. K. Chesterton, A Critical Study by Julius West
  13. For the duties and spheres of action of this officer, see Gow, op. – The Memorabilia Recollections of Socrates by Xenophon
  14. It was as Bildy that William Gow became known among us; before long every one dropped the unnecessary surname and he was spoken of habitually as Bildy simply. – Up in Ardmuirland by Michael Barrett
  15. " Ay, James Gow would not fash himself to write compliments and gossip till he knew his position and work," corroborated the old man. – The Bell-Ringer of Angel's and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  16. I had this from Harmon Gow, who had driven the stage from Bettsbridge to Starkfield in pre- trolley days and knew the chronicle of all the families on his line. – Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
  17. " Get up and 'ave a gow, then," encouraged Mr. Watlin, " you and 'Arry there!" – Explorers of the Dawn by Mazo de la Roche
  18. It was Gow Johnson. – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  19. Mr. Gow hesitated for a moment. – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges