Usage examples for sergeant

  1. Sergeant Corney asked, curiously. – The Minute Boys of the Mohawk Valley by James Otis
  2. The travellers were received at the Hohenort Gate by Captain Van Duivenvoorde, preceded by an old sergeant, carrying a lantern, who opened the gate. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. Then there could be no doubt but that Sergeant Corney had succeeded in his purpose, for the soldier waved his hand twice, and bent over as if speaking to some one on the inside. – The Minute Boys of the Mohawk Valley by James Otis
  4. He entreated me to move the Protector on his behalf, which I did, but to no effect, the Protector having a dislike of the Sergeant, but the ground thereof I could not learn. – A Journal of the Swedish Embassy in the Years 1653 and 1654, Vol II. by Bulstrode Whitelocke
  5. " Ah, indeed, my man," said the sergeant pleasantly. – Corporal Cameron by Ralph Connor
  6. So had the sergeant. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  7. " Mr Chumbley hasn't come back neither," said the sergeant. – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  8. It is curious, sergeant, that there are no men about, and I can't help thinking that all is not right. – The Bravest of the Brave or, with Peterborough in Spain by G. A. Henty
  9. But he only said it was a rough night, sergeant! – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  10. One wounded English sergeant helped us. – My War Experiences in Two Continents by Sarah Macnaughtan
  11. " Circle back, sergeant; let's have a look at that street again," he directed. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  12. Will you kindly leave us alone, sergeant; and wait at the foot of the stairs with your men? – The Gadfly by E. L. Voynich
  13. " I was afraid it would come to that," Sergeant Corney whispered to me, with a sigh. – The Minute Boys of the Mohawk Valley by James Otis
  14. " I think I know why, yes," Mike said, turning back to the sergeant. – Unwise Child by Gordon Randall Garrett
  15. How did it happen, do you know, Sergeant?" – 32 Caliber by Donald McGibeny
  16. There are ten Uhlans in the big room; the sergeant is alone in the parlour beyond. – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  17. Sergeant in charge don't know what he is accused of. – Jimmy Kirkland and the Plot for a Pennant by Hugh S. Fullerton
  18. Oh, Petroff, if I could only have had one day more of- of- but the sergeant would not wait. – In the Track of the Troops by R.M. Ballantyne
  19. Sergeant Major Morris, Barnard Castle. – The Teesdale Angler by R Lakeland
  20. " Whatever Sergeant Pryder knows he's got from Hawthwaite, of course," remarked Brent. – In the Mayor's Parlour by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher