Usage examples for sardine

  1. The table was scrubbed, and the dresser and the sink that had sardine tails swimming in it... – The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield
  2. In the very first office he caught a wretched clerk eating sardine sandwiches. – Mr. Meeson's Will by H. Rider Haggard
  3. Outside the door is a wide wooden bench on which stands a big tin wash- basin and a cake of soap in a sardine can that has been punched full of holes along the bottom. – The Prairie Wife by Arthur Stringer
  4. If they had thrown in some sweitzerkase or a Yankee sardine I would have been pleased; of course, I understood that it would be all out of order to call for a glass of beer. – Cupid's Middleman by Edward B. Lent
  5. She knew she would have nothing from the guard- house meal, for they probably had the same ration as she- one piece of meat, two potatoes, and one sardine a man. – The Happy Foreigner by Enid Bagnold
  6. This is the conclusion drawn from the dining- room installed in my old sardine- box. – More Hunting Wasps by J. Henri Fabre
  7. The evening, in spite of the " bum" show, proved a great success, and the two afterwards went to Zinkand's for sardine sandwiches and domestic ginger- ale. – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  8. Farther east the village of Beaufort West, the only place along the line that aspires to be called a town, boasts a church with a spire, and has one or two streets, though most of its houses are stuck down irregularly over a surface covered with broken bottles and empty sardine and preserved meat tins. – Impressions of South Africa by James Bryce
  9. Elton continued to fillet his sardine. – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
  10. The clatter of sardine and salmon cans mingled with the clink of glassware at the bar as the men who had missed the noon meal lunched out of cans between drinks. – The Settling of the Sage by Hal G. Evarts
  11. Where are the sardine sloops that ought to have sailed from Algiers? – The Maids of Paradise by Robert W. (Robert William) Chambers
  12. I suppose you have to swear to do one kind action to a sardine everyday. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  13. Chop the parsley very fine and decorate each sardine with layers of the white, the yolk and the chopped parsley. – The-Suffrage-Cook-Book by Kleber, L. O., Mrs.
  14. Then he noted the sardine- can. – The Everlasting Whisper by Jackson Gregory
  15. Do you like sardine sandwiches? – Pee-Wee Harris Adrift by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  16. They never noticed a sardine box or an old boot. – Balloons by Elizabeth Bibesco
  17. It is the sublimation of a subway car, a cross between a cartridge and a sardine can. – If You Don't Write Fiction by Charles Phelps Cushing
  18. " Ahl's fish that comes to Fuller's net," said Sergeant McHugh, " an' sorra a sliver av a sardine iver got away from it." – A Trooper Galahad by Charles King
  19. I should think a Vice- President of the Sardine Defence League could go anywhere. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  20. I only wish Daddy could go and live at Chagmouth and we could go to school every day in 'the sardine- tin. – Monitress Merle by Angela Brazil