Usage examples for spree

  1. Not one of the kind to go slippin' into town on a spree – Torchy and Vee by Sewell Ford
  2. Herndon, with all his attainments, was a man who now and then went on a spree – Abraham Lincoln: Was He A Christian? by John B. Remsburg
  3. Coming to a village, or small town, one night they resolved to have a regular spree and for this purpose encamped a short way outside the town till it should be quite dark. – Charlie to the Rescue by R.M. Ballantyne
  4. He saw them coming, chattering together in the delightful fashion of women out on a spree – The Haunted Bookshop by Christopher Morley
  5. He remembered that when Bud went on a spree he was known as the " mad dog." – A Pagan of the Hills by Charles Neville Buck
  6. We had a big spree together. – The Harbor by Ernest Poole
  7. " He is off on a spree again. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  8. After a time people " in the know" avoided the vicinity of Knox's tent whenever he was on the spree – Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer by W. C. Scully
  9. Besides, his bar is snug, his little busy wife neat and polite, and if you are inclined to a spree his private rooms up- stairs are comfortable as can be. – Monsieur Violet by Frederick Marryat
  10. I'm a naughty married lady run off on a spree for a little fun. – The City of Fire by Grace Livingston Hill
  11. He has cut his hair short, and he is there having a spree with them. – The Daughter of the Commandant by Alexksandr Sergeevich Pushkin
  12. An equally favorable result was obtained in the first East Prussian regiment of infantry on the march from the Vistula to the Spree – Napoleon's Campaign in Russia Anno 1812 by Achilles Rose
  13. We'll fish all day, and have a spree at night. – Roughing it in the Bush by Susanna Moodie
  14. " The spree replied Cornish, with his light laugh, " has already begun." – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  15. " So you're out for a spree he continued, winking in a knowing way. – Eric, or Little by Little by Frederic W. Farrar
  16. Ending the interview with Jake, he returned the paper to the German with the advice that, when Palmer got off his spree to take the matter up, have the contract examined by a lawyer. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  17. Pay- day had always meant a spree and Bailey was afraid. – The Angel Adjutant of "Twice Born Men" by Minnie L. Carpenter
  18. I've got to cut loose from the infernal grind once in a while, and barring a chance now and then at opera, there's never been anything but a spree Oh, but that's so dreadfully shocking, Mr. Blake! – Into the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  19. It would be rather a spree if we put our back into it this term, wouldn't it? – The Cock-House at Fellsgarth by Talbot Baines Reed
  20. I used to go on a howling spree every six or nine months. – Joe Wilson and His Mates by Henry Lawson