Usage examples for liquor

  1. They are sober of necessity, as there is literally no liquor to be got. – Three Months in the Southern States, April-June 1863 by Arthur J. L. (Lieut.-Col.) Fremantle
  2. I was under the influence of liquor. – The Long Lane's Turning by Hallie Erminie Rives
  3. I told you this morning that it was not doing as well as it ought to, and that you must cut off liquor altogether. – With Moore At Corunna by G. A. Henty
  4. So we come here and send out for liquor." – Tess of the d'Urbervilles A Pure Woman by Thomas Hardy
  5. The wool is often put into nets, and these are lifted up and down in the liquor so as to cause it to penetrate to every part of the wool. – The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics by Franklin Beech
  6. Add one cupful of cream to the liquor, and three cupfuls of milk. – The Myrtle Reed Cook Book by Myrtle Reed
  7. No matter: they sell liquor, and I don't wish to be seen in such a place. – After a Shadow, and Other Stories by T. S. Arthur
  8. I was almost on the point of asking him where his magic liquor was to be found! – Adventures In Friendship by David Grayson
  9. Few, very, of those who came, but went first into the bar- room; and nearly all who entered the bar- room called for liquor. – Ten Nights in a Bar Room by T. S. Arthur
  10. I smell the smell of the liquor. – Adventures In Friendship by David Grayson
  11. One is drinking too much, and the other is drinking bad liquor. – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley
  12. No local standards are so hide- bound as those of a small town, and in Cherryvale it was not deemed decently permissible, but disgraceful, to have aught to do with liquor. – Missy by Dana Gatlin
  13. " The trouble is that if we leave the shack without a guard, Mitcham will steal his liquor back," declared one. – Prescott of Saskatchewan by Harold Bindloss
  14. As to the liquor, you can go yourself if you want it. – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss
  15. The liquor burned like fire. – Corporal Cameron by Ralph Connor
  16. Certainly appearances were against Mrs. Lennox; but as regards the brandy- bottle, she had watched it very carefully, and was convinced that scarcely more than sixpennyworth of liquor went out of it daily. – A Mummer's Wife by George Moore
  17. Even when " Sol" rose up to go- Harry having retired long since, for they kept very early hours at the Gethin Castle- the landlord did not, as usual, accompany him, but mixed himself another glass of his favorite liquor. – Bred in the Bone by James Payn
  18. He was, however, so moved by what he had heard that he was unable to raise the liquor to his mouth, although he made three attempts. – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  19. She is violently anti- liquor. – Four-Day Planet by Henry Beam Piper