Usage examples for plus

  1. The cost o' the goods is no the bare invoice price, but the cost plus the cost o' selling. – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  2. " Four thousand years plus," nodded Jerry. – The Giants From Outer Space by Geoff St. Reynard
  3. Better products than anyone else could produce, plus expert, personal, whole- hearted service, built that good will. – Pratt's Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry by Pratt Food Co.
  4. You are the limit, plus! – The Desire of the Moth; and The Come On by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
  5. His high responsibility might well rate high his pay within the limits the traffic will bear; but the same responsibility, plus governmental protection, may justly deny him and his associates a withdrawal from service without a warning or under circumstances which involve the paralysis of necessary transportation. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  6. The French say that a woman should be half a man's age plus seven years. – The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox
  7. Doesn't he combine all my good qualities plus yours? – Paste Jewels by John Kendrick Bangs
  8. " Vitamin 75 Plus;" and " Formula 2" from Now Natural Foods are also good and less costly. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  9. And again, to the contrary, Tabitha insisted with growing fervour that the servant was a gentleman, possessed of all the qualities that word implied, plus the most desirable attribute of all others to eighteenth- century maidens, a romantic possibility. – Janice Meredith by Paul Leicester Ford
  10. " Plus anything else that looks interesting, including the occupants," Rick added. – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin
  11. The hand that holds the purse strings is the hand that rules,- if it knows how to rule; for rule is power plus ability. – The Plum Tree by David Graham Phillips
  12. The numerical measure of value is the ratio of the points of resemblance to the points of difference plus the unknown points. – Logic, Inductive and Deductive by William Minto
  13. It thus became news plus suspense. – H. R. by Edwin Lefevre
  14. " Of course I'm a brute, n'en parlons plus," said the girl. – The-Chaperon by James, Henry