Usage examples for juicy

  1. Inasmuch as No. 383 tells us that even " the male elephant, though tormented by great hunger, thinking of his beloved wife, allows the juicy lotos- stalk to wither in his trunk," one could hardly expect of man less than the sentiment expressed in No. 576: " He who has a faithful love considers himself contented even in misfortune, whereas without his love he is unhappy though he possess the earth." – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  2. In a few minutes she had turned over other tiny leaves and revealed many bugs eating away at the juicy food. – Natalie: A Garden Scout by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  3. As lamb, from the juicy nature of its flesh, is especially liable to spoil in unfavourable weather, it should be frequently wiped, so as to remove any moisture that may form on it. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  4. There were a thousand in big juicy hundreds; and five hundred more in fifties and twenties- Out beyond the oak's leafy screen the dogs were barking and growling and the children were calling shrilly. – The Thunder Bird by B. M. Bower
  5. Berries small, black, with thin bloom, juicy, rather tart but pleasant tasting when thoroughly ripe. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick
  6. The quantity of vegetable matter which is collected for food at that season of the year is very considerable, and the natives do not appear to be very particular in their choice, if the leaves are only green, juicy, and free from any bitter taste. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  7. Dr. Bird went his way, and Matilda persuaded Norton to go at once in quest of some juicy beef. – Opportunities by Susan Warner
  8. We soon had his hide off, and an abundance of luscious, juicy steak for breakfast. – In the Early Days along the Overland Trail in Nebraska Territory, in 1852 by Gilbert L. Cole
  9. The fruits of Malta, being grown on an arid soil, are more juicy and savory than is usual in tropical regions, where they develop to an abnormal size, and where, if the soil is too rich, the pulp becomes spongy. – The Story of Malta by Maturin M. Ballou
  10. You will weary even of the tepid sea, because to enjoy it as a swimmer you must rise and go out at hours while the morning air is still chill and heavy with miasma;- you will weary, above all, of tropic fruits, and feel that you would gladly pay a hundred francs for the momentary pleasure of biting into one rosy juicy Northern apple. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn
  11. There are stones which feel like oil or soap, and others like leaves, others like sand, and every one is special and prays the Om in its own way, each one is Brahman, but simultaneously and just as much it is a stone, is oily or juicy, and this is this very fact which I like and regard as wonderful and worthy of worship. – Siddhartha by Herman Hesse
  12. The Indian had never seen a turnip before, and the appearance of the firm, white, juicy root gave her such a keen craving to taste it that she very earnestly begged for a small piece to eat. – Roughing it in the Bush by Susanna Moodie
  13. We filled ourselves with the juicy pink fruit of the " kavika," or what is generally known as the Malacca or rose- apple. – Wanderings Among South Sea Savages And in Borneo and the Philippines by H. Wilfrid Walker
  14. Gad, what a juicy morsel for somebody! – The Metropolis by Upton Sinclair
  15. The second day you eat, add small quantities of fresh juicy fruit to the same amount of juice you took the day before no oftener than every 3 hours. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  16. The vine is a strong grower, healthy and very productive; bunch long, seldom shouldered, very compact; berry small, black, with blue bloom; only moderately juicy, and ripens a week later than its parent. – The Cultivation of The Native Grape, and Manufacture of American Wines by George Husmann