Usage examples for nasty

  1. You'll get a nasty shock When gaolers turn the lock. – The Magic Pudding by Norman Lindsay
  2. Presently up sprang the nasty lawyer with the long nose. – The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  3. He might get nasty if he thinks you're making sport of him. – Brewster's Millions by George Barr McCutcheon
  4. That's a nasty report in the place that Richard has been here. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  5. " I couldn't take him anything so nasty as mere bread," says Monica, in despair. – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  6. There ain't no reason for a human bein' gettin' to be so nasty as he's got to be. – Bruce of the Circle A by Harold Titus
  7. Now don't be nasty young Jenny. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  8. Stay in, you nasty comb! – The White Gauntlet by Mayne Reid
  9. He finished a nasty last- thirty len'ths back. – Blister Jones by John Taintor Foote
  10. But don't you find it very difficult to like people when they have nasty faces? – The Eagle's Nest by S. E. Cartwright
  11. " It saves you a nasty job, my boy," Sothern said gently. – Wolf Breed by Jackson Gregory
  12. That nasty bull frightened me. – White Fire by John Oxenham
  13. I hope there's nothing nasty inside it. – Springhaven A Tale of the Great War by R. D. Blackmore
  14. I remember that when I cut you down from a nasty position I had not time then to hear how you came in such plight. – The Chevalier d'Auriac by S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats
  15. Yes, sir; he said it was such a nasty dirty job to brush galleys that he must have a good clean. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  16. I've knocked myself against your nasty table- why do you have it in that place! – The Man and the Moment by Elinor Glyn
  17. Then suddenly pulling her hand away from mine she exclaimed: " I know what it is; you have put a nasty piece of copper in my hand." – Telepathy and the Subliminal Self by R. Osgood Mason
  18. Dave's got a nasty temper- he has so! – Cow-Country by B. M. Bower
  19. I can tell you Gwen here look pretty flat when she hear the news she wass married, and I did laugh in the corner of my mouth, 'cos she bin so nasty to Valmai. – By Berwen Banks by Allen Raine
  20. They were not used to being spoken to like that, and of course they realized how much it cost to put that nasty old cigarette in their mouths. – The Bobbsey Twins in the Country by Laura Lee Hope