Usage examples for QUI

  1. Mae, on the contrary, was alert, on the qui vive, as interested as a child in each newcomer, and, after the curtain rose, in every tableau. – Mae Madden by Mary Murdoch Mason
  2. Minna is well able to look after herself, answered Bellward in a sulky voice, it's a question of sauve qui peut now... – Okewood of the Secret Service by Valentine Williams
  3. Connotativus autem, qui ultra idipsum, aliud importat. – Logic, Inductive and Deductive by William Minto
  4. He leaves behind him a volume of poems, " L'Ombre qui tourne," and various essays and fragments. – Three French Moralists and The Gallantry of France by Edmund Gosse
  5. Women would need to exercise a great deal of prudence and discretion, or there would be something like a panic, and a cry along the male line of 'Sauve qui peut'; for it is matter of record that the bravest men will sometimes run away from danger on a sudden impulse. – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner
  6. 18: " pontificale pomoerium, qui auspicato olim quidem omnem urbem ambiebat praeter Aventinum." – Public Lands and Agrarian Laws of the Roman Republic by Andrew Stephenson
  7. A qui vous marie- t- on? – A Selection from the Comedies of Marivaux by Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de Marivaux
  8. Et ensuite qui voulez- vous attaquer? – French Conversation and Composition by Harry Vincent Wann
  9. Begin to look askance at the native population, and of course they are on the qui vive instantly. – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  10. Qui prend la Banque? – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  11. Qu'est- ce qui les met en mouvement? – French Conversation and Composition by Harry Vincent Wann
  12. And when it comes, suave qui peut! – The Air Trust by George Allan England
  13. Qui vivra verra, Miss . – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  14. Red wines of the second quality, are Rozan, Dabbadie or Lionville, la Rose, Qui- rouen, Durfort; in all eight hundred tons, which sell at one thousand livres, new. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  15. Whenever he come in town, he was allus just as qui- i- et. – Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher by Eleanor Gates
  16. Well, qui vivra verra. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  17. The sailors were all on the qui vive to land, but the captain, to their infinite surprise, told them only three persons would land that morning- himself, his son, and General Rolleston. – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  18. Haud mediocriter ornati: Qui in literis variis versatus. – The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D. by James Boswell
  19. Heureux celui de qui le coeur Goute la parole de vie. – Fletcher of Madeley by Frederic W. Macdonald