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Usage examples for income

  1. I've left him an income of a thousand dollars a year. – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  2. It would have been much easier, of course, if her husband had left her and his child " comfortably off," or even with a tiny income. – One Woman's Life by Robert Herrick
  3. The stories of his small income touched her. – The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2 by Rupert Hughes
  4. But, Harry, we should have no income. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  5. But he was a first- rate man of business, and soon had a good income from his profession. – Stephen Arnold Douglas by William Garrott Brown
  6. Still, it is a handsome income which he is mad enough to refuse. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  7. I will come in for a large income, however. – The Green Mummy by Fergus Hume
  8. A million; in other words, at the present rate of interest, an income of seventy thousand francs. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  9. There are few sensible girls who would say no to a man with his income. – By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss
  10. But it will have to be done within my income. – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  11. Electron and his sister had been left the family home and enough money to give them a modest income. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  12. " The income is very small to marry upon," he observed. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  13. And then it didn't look right for people with the income we've got to live in a four- room cottage in Millville. – Clover and Blue Grass by Eliza Calvert Hall
  14. Up to this hour, the young man has given me almost the entire control of his income. – Mabel's Mistake by Ann S. Stephens
  15. A man wants to do the best for his own; and whatever his income, he can do better for two children than for half a dozen. – Shining Ferry by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  16. If I were to let any stranger come into the house without orders, I should lose an income of six hundred francs." – The Magic Skin by Honore de Balzac
  17. It is not so easy to see, with regard to the interest of workers, what becomes of the income of Aristus. – Essays on Political Economy by Frederic Bastiat
  18. There's not been a cent of income from it since Jim Swaim got hold of it, but that's no fault of the man who is looking after it- a York Macpherson. – The Reclaimers by Margaret Hill McCarter
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