Usage examples for mollusk

  1. Whether the Dane of the sixteenth century was yet the eloquent mollusk which we are perpetually encountering in modern Danish fiction is a question which, at this distance, it is hard to decide. – Essays on Scandinavian Literature by Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen
  2. That active, lively, all- embracing assurance of eternal damnation, which was part of John Wesley's vigorous creed, might have broken down the nervous system of a mollusk. – Americans and Others by Agnes Repplier