Dictionary.net

Loading...

Usage examples for Skeel

  1. The handsome men; the barbaric splendour of the accoutrements; the polished skeel wood of the deck; the gloriously grained sorapus of the cabins, inlaid with priceless jewels and precious metals in intricate and beautiful design; the burnished gold of hand rails; the shining metal of the guns. – The Gods of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  2. The furtive scorpion whose sting is death is not indigenous to the territory, but Mr. Skeel had gained the appellation in New Mexico, a region where the tail- bearing insect may be found, and when the man left the Border for the Border's good the name left with him. – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White
  3. A few minutes later Alicran Skeel entered the office. – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White
  4. Thus the sceptical Racey, who did not trust Mr. Skeel as far as he could throw a horse by the tail. – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White
  5. The general opinyon sattled doon to this, 'at they twa bude till hae fa'en oot at cairts, an' fouchten it oot, an' the auld captain, for a' his skeel an' exparience, had had the warst o' 't, an' so there they faun' 'im. – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  6. Alicran Skeel turned a grim face on his employer so suddenly and sharply that Lanpher almost dodged. – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White
  7. 179; C. A. Skeel Travel in the First Century after Christ, Cambridge, 1901, p. – The Hindu-Arabic Numerals by David Eugene Smith Louis Charles Karpinski
  8. Lanpher turned from Alicran Skeel and spat upon the ground. – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White
  9. The man was one Skeel and rejoiced in the nick- name of " Alicran." – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White

Rhymes for Skeel