Usage examples for gull

  1. Anybody ready to take me down to the Sea Gull in the car? – The Stolen Singer by Martha Idell Fletcher Bellinger
  2. There was the red sun, on the low level of the shore, in a purple haze, fast deepening into black; and there was the solitary flat marsh; and far away there were the rising grounds, between which and us there seemed to be no life, save here and there in the foreground a melancholy gull. – Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  3. I never expected anything like it when I got aboard the Gull. – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  4. I wouldn't mind being in my berth on the Gull! – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  5. It was a long weary pull to the Gull light- ship. – The Lifeboat by R.M. Ballantyne
  6. So the " Sea Gull" turned and went down the river. – Madge Morton's Trust by Amy D. V. Chalmers
  7. When the clever rogue, Brainworm, in one of Jonson's comedies, would sell Stephen, the " country gull," a cheap rapier, he urges, " 'Tis a most pure Toledo," and Stephen replies according to his folly, " I had rather it were a Spaniard." – Spanish Highways and Byways by Katharine Lee Bates
  8. One day in August it happened that Ned's father and mother, his big brother, his two sisters, and, in fact, most of the grown people in the hotel, went off on a picnic to White Gull Island, which was about seven miles out to sea. – Not Quite Eighteen by Susan Coolidge
  9. He wore his hat tilted a bit to one side, and in his left hand swung a light bamboo cane tipped by the head of a sea gull in silver. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  10. I'm on the Sea Gull, but I'll see him now and then. – Sara, a Princess by Fannie E. Newberry
  11. The fish feed on flies and rise to the surface for them, whereupon a t gull or duck will fall with plummet- like pounce. – Seeds of Pine by Janey Canuck
  12. Meanwhile, the village that the boats were now approaching had been thrown into a state of the greatest excitement by the appearance of the ships, which had been discovered while yet so distant that their sails resembled the wings of the white sea- gull. – The Flamingo Feather by Kirk Munroe