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Usage examples for neigh

  1. The neigh of a horse attracted our attention, and a man, mounted bare- backed, made his appearance about a hundred paces from us. – Adventures of a Young Naturalist by Lucien Biart
  2. What would you do, Neigh? – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy
  3. " No trouble at all," declared the horse, with a contemptuous neigh. – Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum.
  4. Suddenly, with a wild neigh, she made for the open field at one side of the road. – The Motor Maids Across the Continent by Katherine Stokes
  5. So Mary Louise blew on her whistle and made a wish, when, all of a sudden, quicker than a wink, they heard a neigh in the courtyard, and looking out of the window, saw Dapple Gray. – The Iceberg Express by David Magie Cory
  6. I must consider what to do with Mr. Neigh and Mr. Ladywell. – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy
  7. Now and again they stopped short to neigh a peremptory call, as though asking the reason of this surprising conduct. – Peggy Stewart at School by Gabrielle E. Jackson
  8. " Cover the mare's eyes, and hold her mouth, lest she neigh," said Winter. – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley
  9. The neigh of a horse! – Rienzi by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  10. But surely you started, Neigh, when you suspected it just this moment? – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy
  11. I meant that she cannot love Mr. Ladywell because he stands lower in her opinion than Mr. Neigh, and him she certainly does not care for. – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy
  12. There was the sound of a dull blow and then that horrible, gobbling neigh broke out close to me. – Carnacki, The Ghost Finder by William Hope Hodgson
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