Usage examples for squid

  1. Here, however, in plain print, was described the capture of a giant squid in a bay which lay beyond a point of land that Billy could see from the window. – The Boy Scouts Book of Stories by Various
  2. The boat was very slowly approaching the squid. – The Boy Scouts Book of Stories by Various
  3. At first the earth was peopled with dinosaurs and flying dragons, and the seas by squid- like mollusks. – Unexplored! by Allen Chaffee
  4. Next came a tree stump like some huge squid, which must have been well dried out and not in the water for very long, else it would have found the bottom before this. – Bring Me His Ears by Clarence E. Mulford
  5. I wants that squid, he said, in a dogged way, and I'm goin' to have him. – The Boy Scouts Book of Stories by Various
  6. Nozzing move a squid, after he's got hold of somet'ing. – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  7. There's apt to be a big catch of squid worth going to see, and I'll finish the story on the way. – Georgina of the Rainbows by Annie Fellows Johnston
  8. Get out, you squid! – Every Man for Himself by Norman Duncan
  9. Well, you write him that it's gettin' on the way a squid gets ahead- by goin' backwards. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  10. The sea, in great spots and patches, is full of tiny creatures, sometimes jelly- fish, sometimes little squid of various kinds, all traveling in countless hosts from somewhere- or- other to somewhere else, they know not why. – Children of the Wild by Charles G. D. Roberts
  11. What if the squid were alive, after all? – The Boy Scouts Book of Stories by Various