Usage examples for pi

  1. The cavalcade was increased during the afternoon by the addition to our numbers of a dog- a distinctly ugly, red- haired native sort of dog, commonly called a pi- dog. – A Holiday in the Happy Valley with Pen and Pencil by T. R. Swinburne
  2. " I wonder Chip- pi- ti- chip doesn't get tired of that song," said Dot. – Dot and the Kangaroo by Ethel C. Pedley
  3. Because, to find the area of the surface of a sphere we multiply the square of the diameter by pi; to find the volume of a sphere we multiply the cube of the diameter by one- sixth of pi. – Amusements in Mathematics by Henry Ernest Dudeney
  4. Eu pi hate; Crow - pi hate. – The Dakotan Languages, and Their Relations to Other Languages by Andrew Woods Williamson
  5. Upon the first or eastern mesa are located the three towns of Te- wa, Si- chom- ovi and Wal- pi. – Arizona Sketches by Joseph A. Munk
  6. I thought it must have come from the bake- shop where they do all the other pi. – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray
  7. They do say that he was talking to Miss Walker about one of the faculty pews, and he said: 'Do you occupew this pi? – Molly Brown's Sophomore Days by Nell Speed
  8. I'm awaiting my next swishing for upsetting my cup at breakfast in your defence, so I hardly think I deserve any pi- jaw from you, do I? – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  9. As he talked to himself, he thought he heard sounds of pipes and drums coming from a distance: pi- pi- pi, pi- pi- pi. – The Adventures of Pinocchio by C. Collodi--Pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini
  10. Certainly it was a very tough duck, but still, I do not think a pi- dog should he so fastidious. – A Holiday in the Happy Valley with Pen and Pencil by T. R. Swinburne
  11. As that was Sunday we spent the morning " pi- rooting" about the place. – The Prairie Wife by Arthur Stringer
  12. Well, we have been making this " pi" for a hundred years; it seems to be a national dish in considerable favor with the rest of the world- even such ancient nations as China and Japan want a piece of it. – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner