Usage examples for plus

  1. For a doctorate in medicine from Oxford or Cambridge, five more years plus two years of practice were required. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  2. I knew the sum eighty thousand, from my personal investment of forty thousand, was due on October fifteenth; this, plus the twenty thousand due from the Wall Street deal, would insure the syndicate from any loss. – Flamsted quarries by Mary E. Waller
  3. " 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
  4. " Four thousand years plus nodded Jerry. – The Giants From Outer Space by Geoff St. Reynard
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. You are the limit, plus – The Desire of the Moth; and The Come On by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
  8. If an expense item shows plus you can run down that item and see reasons for it and endeavor to bring down that expense. – Dollars and Sense by Col. Wm. C. Hunter
  9. 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.
  10. 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
  11. All this, plus a servant, only cost me ten sequins a month. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. 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
  13. Pituito- adrenal plus pituito- adrenal of his heredity should make two pituito- adrenals according to elementary arithmetic and the rule of three. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  14. The amount of Variation plus the amount of Deviation is called the Compass Error. – Lectures in Navigation by Ernest Gallaudet Draper
  15. 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
  16. It thus became news plus suspense. – H. R. by Edwin Lefevre
  17. " Plus anything else that looks interesting, including the occupants," Rick added. – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin
  18. 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
  19. " Of course I'm a brute, n'en parlons plus said the girl. – The-Chaperon by James, Henry
  20. Doesn't he combine all my good qualities plus yours? – Paste Jewels by John Kendrick Bangs