Usage examples for ladder

  1. A first step on the ladder! – Worldly Ways and Byways by Eliot Gregory
  2. Fuller yelled in triumph, kicked the tie off the track, and jumped for the ladder. – Tom of the Raiders by Austin Bishop
  3. Fable glided up the ladder, and proceeded to Arcturus. – Henry of Ofterdingen: A Romance. by Friedrich von Hardenberg
  4. " Billy can find a ladder, if there is one," Angela persisted. – The Port of Adventure by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  5. He had no food, for he had lost that when thrown from the ladder, and it was some time since he had eaten; but he had saved his Bible, and he knew that his Father in heaven would take care of him. – The History of Little Peter, the Ship Boy by W.H.G. Kingston
  6. He seems to have cut his way through the police and got over the wall by a ladder they left behind them. – Dead Men Tell No Tales by E. W. Hornung
  7. I want to see him still higher up the ladder than I have climbed. – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  8. But his feet were by no means firmly fixed on the ladder of fortune. – Boys' Book of Famous Soldiers by J. Walker McSpadden
  9. I guess the ladder would be a good thing. – The Curlytops on Star Island by Howard R. Garis
  10. And now Andrew Henry was many steps up the ladder of success; and he was down to the very bottom. – A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  11. He is like the little man in Blake's drawing, who stands at the foot of a long ladder reaching up to the moon, and cries, " I want!" – A Poor Man's House by Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  12. " You can't go up there," said Philo Gubb, from his ladder- top. – Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective by Ellis Parker Butler
  13. He climbed the rear ladder to the upper deck and joined his family. – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin
  14. A foot- worn ladder led to the heavens. – Last Words by Stephen Crane
  15. Presently he came down the ladder, and laughed sheepishly when he saw me. – Cardigan by Robert W. Chambers
  16. The little boy wished that he could see those men, but he was afraid that it wouldn't be being careful to go down that ladder, and he didn't think he could do it, anyway, for the steps were too far apart. – The Doers by William John Hopkins
  17. Worst of it was, I'd held the step- ladder for her to climb up where such things grow. – Shorty McCabe by Sewell Ford
  18. I get giddy on a ladder. – The Rustle of Silk by Cosmo Hamilton