Usage examples for tabs

  1. And his grasp on my tabs become almost hysterical. – Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition by Marietta Holley
  2. The intent of such reporting is not to " keep tabs on the school- teacher, the school child, the janitor, the principal, superintendent, or board, but to insure favorable conditions and to correct bad conditions. – Civics and Health by William H. Allen
  3. Take off those ear- tabs – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  4. He opened the tabs and slid one to the mosquito that drank up. – Corpus of a Siam Mosquito by Steven Sills
  5. There were military vehicles also including a few tanks, probably the only ones Britain possessed at that time and pips and crowns abounded together with some red tabs – Coming of Age: 1939-1946 by John Cox
  6. Thank you for keeping tabs on the skipper. – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  7. Who was to keep tabs on how many passengers I took up? – The Thunder Bird by B. M. Bower
  8. I went into the big room, picking a chair over by the door so I could keep tabs on that grillroom. – Somewhere in Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  9. Guess we should have been keeping closer tabs on the news. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  10. Lyad's fingers flew over the tabs – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  11. He was goin' through all the motions, though, of a man that's shoved everything, win or lose, on the red, and it was a circus to keep tabs on him. – Torchy by Sewell Ford
  12. The Van Ness bank attorney- Cummings- has been keeping tabs on you tight, Mr. Boyne. – The Million-Dollar Suitcase by Alice MacGowan Perry Newberry
  13. It is usually worn from four to six weeks, when it is replaced by a silk and wool barrel- shaped band with shoulder straps and tabs at the bottom, both front and back, to which may be pinned the diaper. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  14. " Then if Chief Wambold knew his duty," snapped Thad vigorously, " he'd keep tabs of Tip day and night, and shadow him wherever he went." – The Chums of Scranton High at Ice Hockey by Donald Ferguson
  15. Back then oil came in cans and beer cans didn't have pull- tabs – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  16. He'd always kept close tabs on the coal question, so that, when he got ready to start, nothing would satisfy him but small holdings in half a dozen parts of the country. – The Boy With the U. S. Life-Savers by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  17. Just as my hands were both engaged a gust of wind lifted one of my hair tabs and exposed almost the whole of my left ear. – The So-called Human Race by Bert Leston Taylor
  18. When that wasn't enough, he ventured down the hallway, down to his new friends- the friends with the acid tabs – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus