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Definitions of Ladies

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Quotes of Ladies

  1. If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice, or representation. – Abigail Adams
  2. I don't like traditions, I am very personal, very independent, I don't like intimate ladies I mean in German lieder there's a lot of copy, a lot of imitation, a lot of tradition, and this I have put it aside. – Victoria de los Angeles
  3. On landing at New York I caught the yellow fever. The kind man who commanded the ship that brought me from France took charge of me and placed me under the care of two Quaker ladies To their skillful and untiring care I may safely say I owe my life. – John James Audubon
  4. Ghosts, like ladies never speak till spoke to. – Richard Harris Barham
  5. Tampa's crazy... The ladies in Tampa come in all flavors. I felt like I was at Dairy Queen. – Luther Campbell
  6. Dressing up as decrepit old ladies and even decrepit young ladies was one of our staples. – Graham Chapman
  7. Some men tend to cling to old intellectual excitements, just as some belles, when they are old ladies still cling to the fashions and coiffures of their exciting youth. – Jane Jacobs
  8. Terrorism, ladies and gentlemen, in my eyes I have a very, very, very simple explanation. Gangs of criminals, killers, used unfortunately by certain governments in the past for political purposes, who are on their own now as gangs. – Hamid Karzai
  9. The problems with First Ladies is that you have to set the standard. My role is to be both star and slave. – Imelda Marcos
  10. She kindly laments that I am not of the party, and to be sure I honour great ladies and I admire great wits, but I am of the same opinion in regard to assemblies that is held concerning oysters, that they are never good in a month that has not the letter R in it. – Elizabeth Montagu
  11. Then you get into it, especially if you start talking about football, fighting and Muhammad Ali. Then the ladies get very bored and start delivering ultimatums. – Oliver Reed
  12. Men should stop treating feminists like ladies and instead treat them like the men they say they want to be. – Phyllis Schlafly
  13. It's true I don't tolerate fools but then they don't tolerate me, so I am spiky. Maybe that's why I'm quite good at playing spiky elderly ladies – Maggie Smith
  14. Ladies just a little more virginity, if you don't mind. – Herbert Beerbohm Tree
  15. I mean when you come into the set at 7 :30 in the morning and you come out of make -up and the first thing you know, the ladies start coming into our dressing rooms at 7 :45. – Burt Ward

Usage examples for Ladies

  1. Well, Gentlemen, and how like you the Ladies – The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6) by Aphra Behn
  2. Good morning, young ladies – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  3. Bob Roberts turned pale, as he thought of the ladies – Middy and Ensign by G. Manville Fenn
  4. I want these ladies to know you. – The Diamond Pin by Carolyn Wells
  5. Dear gen'lemen and ladies – It Happened in Egypt by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  6. They are not for young ladies to talk about. – Erema My Father's Sin by R. D. Blackmore
  7. It wouldn't do at all to have him making eyes at you from the side of the road when you're walking with those two ladies – General John Regan 1913 by George A. Birmingham
  8. " Ah, but the ladies do not mind! – They Call Me Carpenter by Upton Sinclair
  9. You don't deserve to be in a school among ladies – For the Sake of the School by Angela Brazil
  10. So he did, and went round with it for a little, so pleased and amused; and then he saw some ladies coming, and tried to take it off, and it wouldn't come. – Hildegarde's Neighbors by Laura E. Richards
  11. One of the ladies of our party. – The Wheel O' Fortune by Louis Tracy
  12. Pray be seated, ladies – A Hungarian Nabob by Maurus Jókai
  13. Are the young ladies pretty? – Precaution by James Fenimore Cooper
  14. " And so have the ladies – Breeder Reaction by Winston Marks
  15. And not notice any other ladies – We Three by Gouverneur Morris
  16. " I shall never please the ladies he said, as he had said many a time before, " but I will make my name to be feared by the enemies of my country." – The Boy's Book of Heroes by Helena Peake
  17. " Yes, we ought to have let the ladies go first," said the cowboy. – The Curlytops at Uncle Frank's Ranch by Howard R. Garis
  18. Ladies in India get in the habit, don't they? – The Crime Doctor by Ernest William Hornung
  19. No, ladies echoed their leader in turn, not if we know it. – When Dreams Come True by Ritter Brown
  20. Now then- what is it exactly that these ladies have come to ask? – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward

Rhymes for Ladies

  • hades;
  • cyclades, mercedes;

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