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Usage examples for knife

  1. You look as if you were made with a jack- knife. – Men, Women, and Boats by Stephen Crane
  2. The fellow had enormous strength, and the way he made that knife hand jump and twist gave me all I could do to keep fast to it. – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  3. And it's such a horrible thing to do- that dreadful soft feeling under the knife, and the blood- the blood- oh, Allegro!" – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  4. She took the plant up with her knife. – Libro segundo de lectura by Ellen M. Cyr
  5. Some hand had removed that bag; and whose hand could it be, if not that of the man to whom the knife belonged? – Silas Marner The Weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot
  6. " Look at that knife," I says, " Mr. Jones. – Further Foolishness by Stephen Leacock
  7. Candar put down the knife and leaned forward. – Evil Out of Onzar by Mark Ganes
  8. I do not believe it- though you do carry such a big knife. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  9. They stole my knife when they 'rested me. – The Underdog by F. Hopkinson Smith
  10. We could see him at the bottom, working away with his knife. – Twice Lost by W.H.G. Kingston
  11. There was a knife. – The Boys of Bellwood School by Frank V. Webster
  12. Why, you have got the very knife I lost; it was my father's knife. – Captain Fracasse by Theophile Gautier
  13. Why should she give the man a knife with her own portrait on it? – King--of the Khyber Rifles by Talbot Mundy
  14. Hughie, where's your knife? – Kenny by Leona Dalrymple
  15. Have you got a knife on you? – The Mystery of the Green Ray by William Le Queux
  16. His only weapon was the knife Capt. – Far Past the Frontier by James A. Braden
  17. This was no less than a knife- the first that Hans had ever possessed of his own. – The Young Emigrants; Madelaine Tube; The Boy and the Book; and Crystal Palace by Susan Anne Livingston Ridley Sedgwick
  18. John smiled, dropped his eyes, and began to turn his paper- knife about. – The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  19. Having got the thing I did not like to waste it, but if some one would have come in and stuck a knife into it I should have been very pleased. – Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate by Charles Turley
  20. I own I took the knife. – The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume
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