Usage examples for slush

  1. Meantime, since Anita was behind Dennis, she couldn't reach anything to hold onto, so she was forced off backward and landed in a sitting position, momentarily, until she lost her balance and fell backward in six inches of cow- lot slush – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  2. If we could push on hard enough to get near Dammerung pass tonight, then tomorrow we could cross it early, before the sun warmed the snow and we had snowslides and slush to deal with. – The Planet Savers by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  3. I'm the lucky one who isn't going to have to wade through the slush any more. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  4. Slush slush slush went all those feet, beating the muddy road, and then the noise of metal on metal woke the silent village streets as the guns went by. – War and the Weird by Forbes Phillips R. Thurston Hopkins
  5. It wus rainin' an our folks wus goin' through de mud an' slush – Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2 by Work Projects Administration
  6. In Wisconsin you are likely to find snow in April- snow or slush – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  7. Our songs grew rarer, and there was at last no noise but the slush of all those feet beating the muddy road, and the occasional clank of metal as a scabbard touched some other steel, or a slung carbine struck the hilt of a bayonet. – Hills and the Sea by H. Belloc
  8. What'd he think when he read that Dan Anisty had been pinched on Broadway in company with the little woman he'd been making eyes at- whom he was going, in his fine manlike way, to reach down a hand to and yank up out of the gutter and redeem and- and all that slush – The Brass Bowl by Louis Joseph Vance
  9. All of us, officers and men, were covered with slush and mud from head to foot, and dripping wet. – With Kelly to Chitral by William George Laurence Beynon
  10. So it came in the chill dawn of a perfect spring morning, in which only the melting snow had reason to weep, he was moving abroad in heavy boots wading through the slush which would soon be past. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  11. She was not even in slush – The La Chance Mine Mystery by Susan Carleton Jones
  12. Temper- her own way- deaf- would walk in all the rain and slush – The Chief Legatee by Anna Katharine Green
  13. The clear air, the delicate purity of the Alpine tints are but recollections, and have given way to fog, mist, slush and smoke- laden atmosphere. – Above the Snow Line by Clinton Thomas Dent
  14. The men, working day and night, scorching in the flames, yet freezing kneedeep in the icy slush of the trenches and perpetually under fire of the hostile batteries, became daily more and more exhausted, notwithstanding their determination to hold the place. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  15. By the following day, the whole valley was impassable because of slush and water, and the patches of earth appearing through the snowy blanket grew larger almost hourly. – Seven Icelandic Short Stories by Various
  16. Mud and slush abounded, and I heard the German soldiers complain one to another that it was ten hours since they had tasted any food. – "The Pomp of Yesterday" by Joseph Hocking
  17. Something tells me that my particular form of extermination will be a head knocked into slush – The Red Planet by William J. Locke
  18. Here in June may be seen that incredible thing, the wild strawberry blossoming bravely above the slush snow that still hides the plant below, and the bitter- root putting forth buds in the lee of a snow bank. – Fly Fishing in Wonderland by Klahowya