Usage examples for spree

  1. 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
  2. I used to go on a howling spree every six or nine months. – Joe Wilson and His Mates by Henry Lawson
  3. He has cut his hair short, and he is there having a spree with them. – The Daughter of the Commandant by Alexksandr Sergeevich Pushkin
  4. 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
  5. We'll fish all day, and have a spree at night. – Roughing it in the Bush by Susanna Moodie
  6. 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
  7. " The spree," replied Cornish, with his light laugh, " has already begun." – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  8. We had a big spree together. – The Harbor by Ernest Poole
  9. Not one of the kind to go slippin' into town on a spree. – Torchy and Vee by Sewell Ford
  10. 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
  11. He saw them coming, chattering together in the delightful fashion of women out on a spree. – The Haunted Bookshop by Christopher Morley
  12. 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
  13. I'm a naughty married lady run off on a spree for a little fun. – The City of Fire by Grace Livingston Hill
  14. " He is off on a spree again. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  15. Pay- day had always meant a spree, and Bailey was afraid. – The Angel Adjutant of "Twice Born Men" by Minnie L. Carpenter
  16. " So you're out for a spree," he continued, winking in a knowing way. – Eric, or Little by Little by Frederic W. Farrar
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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