Usage examples for sword

  1. Why was he not dead, he who had a sword at his side? – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  2. I saw you hit three or four fellows running with the flat of your sword. – Hypatia or, New Foes with an Old Face by Charles Kingsley
  3. A sword is run through his body: must the sword remain in his body in order that he may continue dead? – A System Of Logic, Ratiocinative And Inductive (Vol. 1 of 2) by John Stuart Mill
  4. Lanko reached for the sword. – The Players by Everett B. Cole
  5. It was decided by the sword, and my dear brother fell by the hand of my husband. – A Sicilian Romance by Ann Radcliffe
  6. " I will give you my sword, sir," went on the jester. – Under the Rose by Frederic Stewart Isham
  7. The sword fell to the floor. – Khaled, A Tale of Arabia by F. Marion Crawford
  8. I could handle a sword as well as the next one. – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  9. Take this sword and go with my men. – The Scarlet Banner by Felix Dahn
  10. The Captain delivered up his sword without a word. – The Courier of the Ozarks by Byron A. Dunn
  11. Be content with my brain and sword. – The Puppet Crown by Harold MacGrath
  12. Yes, I wear the sword. – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  13. The man who came not to bring peace, but a sword, to the world cannot have our admiration. – Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays by Lemuel K. Washburn
  14. Perhaps; but why a sword? – In the Yellow Sea by Henry Frith
  15. 60 The Jester's Sword . – The Quilt that Jack Built; How He Won the Bicycle by Annie Fellows Johnston
  16. His look flashed before her vision like the grim play of a sword. – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
  17. I loved him the better for that, like me, the sword was more meet than the pen for his bold hand. – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  18. How should she know you had taken the sword? – Wilfrid Cumbermede by George MacDonald
  19. Caiaphas sprang back as from the point of a sword. – Mary Magdalen by Edgar Saltus
  20. And as it fell, up rose a hand and arm in a long white sleeve out of the water, and the hand caught the sword and drew it down under the water. – Milly and Olly by Mrs. Humphry Ward