Usage examples for silk

  1. How is the silk farm doing? – The Outcaste by F. E. Penny
  2. So Louise took off her pretty frock, and Patty sat in her blue silk dressing gown while the maid brushed her hair. – Patty's Suitors by Carolyn Wells
  3. She had the most delicate touch in the world, like a faint feel of silk. – The Trespasser by D.H. Lawrence
  4. But, truly, she looked different when she drew near the altar with her Hartmut, in the simple white silk dress and the dainty veil. – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner
  5. Raising his silk mask the one beside the driver shouted at Judge Van Vorst. – The Boy Scout and Other Stories for Boys by Richard Harding Davis
  6. Indeed, now I come to think of it, that silk umbrella itself was not mine. – Pebbles on the Shore by Alpha of the Plough (Alfred George Gardiner)
  7. His silk pajamalike clothing rustled loud in the strained silence as he turned to the screen behind him. – The Affair of the Brains by Anthony Gilmore
  8. Carvel had put up his small silk tent, and had built a fire. – Baree, Son of Kazan by James Oliver Curwood
  9. Thanks, no more will we; will we, Silk? – The Willoughby Captains by Talbot Baines Reed
  10. Percy Pearl's hand moved as smoothly as a bit of rustling silk. – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard
  11. Judith rose, too, letting the white silk fall in a heap on the floor. – Throckmorton by Molly Elliot Seawell
  12. It is the same for feeling the silk of other skin. – Corpus of a Siam Mosquito by Steven Sills
  13. She arranged the black silk handkerchief on her head, and set her dress in order. – The Isle of Unrest by Henry Seton Merriman
  14. There ain't a silk stockin' in the district who ain't proud to be seen talkin' with George Washington Plunkitt, and maybe they learn a thing or two from their talks with me. – Plunkitt of Tammany Hall by George Washington Plunkitt
  15. That red silk will do. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  16. No. 2. " I pack my grandfather's trunk with a pair of spectacles and a silk hat." – Entertainments for Home, Church and School by Frederica Seeger
  17. Somebody of the French army in the German language and of course they was only one answer to that and you see the way it was Al all the time Smith was pretending to learn us French he was learning us German and Lee put him up to it but when the Colonel asked me what I meant by doing such a thing as talk German why of course I knew in a minute that they had been trying to kid me but at first I told the Colonel I couldn't of said no German because I don't know no more German than Silk O'Loughlin. – The Real Dope by Ring Lardner
  18. The silk hat is an article of recent introduction. – Walking-Stick Papers by Robert Cortes Holliday
  19. I have on my little grey silk to- day, and it looks so nice. – Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
  20. Here was music based on simple, natural sounds, the sounds of birds and air, the subtle sounds of silk. – Melomaniacs by James Huneker