Usage examples for prentice

  1. This is what I was doing in a particular month in either the year four or five- I can't certainly fix which, but it was long before I was took away from the sheepkeeping to be bound prentice to a trade. – Life's Little Ironies A set of tales with some colloquial sketches entitled A Few Crusted Characters by Thomas Hardy
  2. But if Prentice had no knowledge of the tragedy, why did she not return to the castle? – Who? by Elizabeth Kent
  3. Poe and Prentice could use it, but I never could. – Remarks by Bill Nye
  4. While taking all due account of Virginia and New England, we cannot but note that it was in the West Indies where the " prentice hand" was first tried. – The West Indies and the Spanish Main [1899] by James Rodway
  5. So Alice settled back to rest; but she was too popular to be let alone- a few days later came another invitation, this time from General Prentice and his family. – The Metropolis by Upton Sinclair
  6. Henry Hirsh is down now, and Prentice is cut in two- oh, Lord! – The Story of the Amulet by E. Nesbit