Usage examples for nasty

  1. He finished a nasty last- thirty len'ths back. – Blister Jones by John Taintor Foote
  2. Now don't be nasty, young Jenny. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  3. Presently up sprang the nasty lawyer with the long nose. – The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  4. That nasty bull frightened me. – White Fire by John Oxenham
  5. You'll get a nasty shock When gaolers turn the lock. – The Magic Pudding by Norman Lindsay
  6. He might get nasty if he thinks you're making sport of him. – Brewster's Millions by George Barr McCutcheon
  7. That's a nasty report in the place that Richard has been here. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. But don't you find it very difficult to like people when they have nasty faces? – The Eagle's Nest by S. E. Cartwright
  13. I've knocked myself against your nasty table- why do you have it in that place! – The Man and the Moment by Elinor Glyn
  14. " I couldn't take him anything so nasty as mere bread," says Monica, in despair. – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  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. " It saves you a nasty job, my boy," Sothern said gently. – Wolf Breed by Jackson Gregory
  17. 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
  18. I hope there's nothing nasty inside it. – Springhaven A Tale of the Great War by R. D. Blackmore
  19. Stay in, you nasty comb! – The White Gauntlet by Mayne Reid
  20. Dave's got a nasty temper- he has so! – Cow-Country by B. M. Bower