Usage examples for million

  1. But I fear there is nothing to be done in that line: I'm not born to be the heir to half a million of money; you might see that in my face." – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  2. Talking about young folks as though he were a million. – A House Party with the Tucker Twins by Nell Speed
  3. Has not this story been written a million miserable times? – The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne by William J. Locke
  4. It is said the former was to have given a million of dollars. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  5. " I might just as well be a million miles away as here," she told herself. – Penny Nichols Finds a Clue by Joan Clark
  6. They say a quarter of a million is short, at least. – The Film Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve
  7. Got away through a certain room which Fernand would give a million to keep secret. – Ronicky Doone by Max Brand
  8. I think that the friendship between his murderer and Stirling Deane, who sold that mine for close upon a million pounds, is a thing that will need a little explanation. – The Golden Web by Anthony Partridge
  9. " Why, Slim, I wouldn't let you run loose now for a million. – Black Jack by Max Brand
  10. If I fail they may have to wait another million years- out there- working, waiting. – The Flutter of the Goldleaf; and Other Plays by Olive Tilford Dargan and Frederick Peterson
  11. That wouldn't happen again in a million years. – The Biography of a Rabbit by Roy Benson, Jr.
  12. We have reason to believe that they can put ten million men into their fighting line every year for fifty years! – Good Old Anna by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  13. You'd never guess in a million years, so I'm goin' to tell you. – Dawn by Eleanor H. Porter
  14. A. No, sir; not at all, perhaps a million people read it and didn't think anything and I just happened to read the matter over, I was interested from there. – The Attempted Assassination of ex-President Theodore Roosevelt by Oliver Remey Henry Cochems Wheeler Bloodgood
  15. But that sum seemed to them now too small, and they refused to sign the treaty unless the money to be paid down should be increased to twenty- five million dollars. – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  16. As much as fifty million men are either under arms or in reserve. – The Advent of Divine Justice by Shoghi Effendi
  17. We couldn't heat it with a million fires. – Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers
  18. Not one man in a million would have lived under the conditions he accepted in silence for over a year. – Edgar Saltus: The Man by Marie Saltus
  19. You find him everywhere; there must be a million or more of him; and he loves to talk about it, and he does. – One Third Off by Irvin S. Cobb
  20. To make Marion happy he believed that he would need to have about a million dollars to spend. – The Lookout Man by B. M. Bower