Usage examples for knife

  1. 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
  2. " Look at that knife I says, " Mr. Jones. – Further Foolishness by Stephen Leacock
  3. 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
  4. There was a knife – The Boys of Bellwood School by Frank V. Webster
  5. 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
  6. You look as if you were made with a jack- knife – Men, Women, and Boats by Stephen Crane
  7. She took the plant up with her knife – Libro segundo de lectura by Ellen M. Cyr
  8. Candar put down the knife and leaned forward. – Evil Out of Onzar by Mark Ganes
  9. I own I took the knife – The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume
  10. They stole my knife when they 'rested me. – The Underdog by F. Hopkinson Smith
  11. 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
  12. John smiled, dropped his eyes, and began to turn his paper- knife about. – The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  13. 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
  14. Why should she give the man a knife with her own portrait on it? – King--of the Khyber Rifles by Talbot Mundy
  15. Hughie, where's your knife – Kenny by Leona Dalrymple
  16. His only weapon was the knife Capt. – Far Past the Frontier by James A. Braden
  17. Have you got a knife on you? – The Mystery of the Green Ray by William Le Queux
  18. Why, you have got the very knife I lost; it was my father's knife – Captain Fracasse by Theophile Gautier
  19. We could see him at the bottom, working away with his knife – Twice Lost by W.H.G. Kingston
  20. I do not believe it- though you do carry such a big knife – Donal Grant by George MacDonald