Usage examples for saucer

  1. Why, you can't take up a china plate or saucer but you see 'em pictured there working at jobs like this, and they kin live on green things and rice that cost nothin', and chickens. – Openings in the Old Trail by Bret Harte
  2. Yes, you, you saucer- eyed doll! – Patty Blossom by Carolyn Wells
  3. Passe- partout was delighted to gaze upon this celebrated town, and fancied that it and its ruined walls bore a great resemblance to a gigantic cup and saucer. – Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
  4. Break every egg by itself, in a saucer, before you put it into the pan, that in case there should be any bad ones, they may not spoil the others. – Seventy-Five Receipts for Pastry Cakes, and Sweetmeats by Miss Leslie
  5. We did do it, then, but it was only a flying saucer. – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith
  6. Daisy made the tea, with a good deal of pleasure and wonder; set it to draw, and brought out Molly's cup and saucer and plate and knife and spoon. – Melbourne House by Elizabeth Wetherell
  7. He told the cat to stay anyway, and that somehow he would bring her a saucer of milk each day. – My Father's Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett
  8. By this time, saucer reports had come in from almost forty states. – The Flying Saucers are Real by Donald Keyhoe
  9. There was a walnut drop- head sewing- machine on which a pink saucer of some black liquid fly- poison stood. – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris
  10. Back in my girlhood it was " quite the thing" to go down to Stohlman's and have a saucer of ice cream in the back parlor at one of the little marble- topped tables. – A Portrait of Old George Town by Grace Dunlop Ecker
  11. I forgot, though, the saucer of green, sharp, vinegary gherkins, which the Oregonians seem not to know how to do without, and also the honey, and trout, which are the frequent and welcome additions to the meal among the hills. – Two Years in Oregon by Wallis Nash
  12. Oh, yes; and we'll teach them all to eat from one saucer, so they'll be loving and affectionate. – Marjorie's New Friend by Carolyn Wells
  13. I asked him what he thought the saucer was. – The Flying Saucers are Real by Donald Keyhoe
  14. The kettle was boiling when he came in, and I fetched a third cup and saucer and invited him to the table. – Windyridge by W. Riley
  15. Then they looked for the saucer and the apple, and could not find them. – Old Peter's Russian Tales by Arthur Ransome
  16. So she brought a cheap but pretty plate, cup, and saucer, with which Jennie was extremely delighted. – A Missionary Twig by Emma L. Burnett
  17. The section- boss sipped at his saucer. – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  18. Canary then sprang off the highest perch into the saucer of fresh water, splashed herself thoroughly with her wings, then jumped into the ring, and shook herself from head to foot. – Little Robins' Love One to Another by Madeline Leslie
  19. No matter how you may break it, it will be as though there were a bump at one end, and a saucer at the other. – Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales by Leo Tolstoy