Usage examples for shirt

  1. " Just tear away the shirt- that's right-" She did as he bade her. – Flamsted quarries by Mary E. Waller
  2. Josiah enjoyed his supper- yes, indeed- his liniment shone with satisfaction as he sot at the table in his stockin' feet and shirt sleeves, and eat more than wuz good for him, fur more. – Around the World with Josiah Allen's Wife by Marietta Holley
  3. Maurice pealed the bell louder than ever; and finally a sad- eyed porter in shirt- sleeves opened the door and surveyed the party over a broom. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  4. Here, to show his pride, he hit himself with his closed fist on his shirt- front. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  5. I want to buy a shirt. – Tom of the Raiders by Austin Bishop
  6. Put on another shirt! – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  7. Here they are, both of 'm, rolled in a dirty shirt! – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. The delight of the birdskin shirt gave place to the chill of a wet blanket. – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  9. He pulled down the shirt. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  10. Carlson thrust his hand into the bosom of his shirt as he spoke, and drew out a revolver with a long sweep of his mighty arm, throwing his body with the movement as if he rocked with a wild, mad joy. – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  11. Her red- checked shirt, her brown shoes, and her hair caught at the back of her neck. – We Were There at the Oklahoma Land Run by James Arthur Kjelgaard
  12. " Tak' off your shirt, too," she said. – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  13. He drew up his night- shirt, and looked down at his right leg. – A Second Coming by Richard Marsh
  14. Upon this he ordered some clothes to be brought, which the Tinker stripping, put on, and the Knight put on his, except his shirt, and taking his budget, pike staff, kettle, and hammer, away he went, beating his kettle, and crying, " Work for a Tinker," till he came near the butcher's house. –  by
  15. Did Linda do the shirt? – Four Little Blossoms at Brookside Farm by Mabel C. Hawley
  16. They took possession of many articles besides the two which had been prepared for them,- the dress coat and shirt which Phineas had worn, and the boots. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  17. A spare shirt and some of the canvas sufficed to keep the bone in place after a fashion. – Ralph Granger's Fortunes by William Perry Brown
  18. Why are wages of women in the shirt trade low? – Britain for the British by Robert Blatchford
  19. The first thing she saw was the body of her master, in his shirt, upon the stairs. – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  20. " He will take your last shirt from you, old fool," said the cossack's widow, in her turn. – Iermola by Joseph Ignatius Kraszewksi