Usage examples for percent

  1. It was definitely proven that the values that Arcot and Morey had assigned from purely theoretical calculations were correct to within one- tenth of one percent. – The Black Star Passes by John W Campbell
  2. That's just pure, one- hundred percent poppyshit, is all. – Undo-a-Novel-By-Joe-Hutsko by Hutsko, Joe
  3. Recquillart gets ten percent of the profits, besides a small commission as broker. – Cæsar or Nothing by Pío Baroja Baroja
  4. Like 80 percent of it. – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  5. Vessels could trade only at ports controlled or approved by the Portuguese, where they must pay a duty of 8 percent on all cargo in and out. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover