Usage examples for tall

  1. He was a tall young man with a pleasant, clean- cut face. – The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  2. I don't want to, whether he is tall or small." – The Way of the Gods by John Luther Long
  3. He was not really a tall man, but looked so, being a soldier. – Memoirs of an American Prima Donna by Clara Louise Kellogg
  4. " Oh, I am not yet so tall as you, cousin," the child replied, with a foolish look. – Abbé Aubain and Mosaics by Prosper Mérimée
  5. A very tall, very thin woman opened the door. – Anne Of The Island by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  6. He is tall, handsome, and altogether delightful. – The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912 by Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone
  7. He looked tall and thin." – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  8. Just then there was a quick step outside, and the tall figure of Morton Denville passed the window. – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  9. " Tall, dark, evil- looking man. – The Shagganappi by E. Pauline Johnson
  10. I'm always wishing I were as tall as you. – Polly and the Princess by Emma C. Dowd
  11. " All that tall talk-! – Youth and the Bright Medusa by Willa Cather
  12. I prefer one- or two- year- old trees, two feet tall, with good roots, set thirty feet apart in rows. – The Apple by Various
  13. While I stood looking at her, the tall figure of a man came out of the church. – Aylwin by Theodore Watts-Dunton
  14. She was tall, well dressed, and had been beautiful. – The Tempering by Charles Neville Buck
  15. The younger of the two was tall, dark, and handsome; for private reasons his friends were anxious to interview his companion. – The Daughters of a Genius by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  16. Be sensible, my tall husband. – The Long Chance by Peter B. Kyne
  17. I was hardly tall enough to reach it. – A Village Ophelia and Other Stories by Anne Reeve Aldrich
  18. It was the Tall Man who spoke. – The Mexican Twins by Lucy Fitch Perkins
  19. She's not so little now, Doctor; she's tall- tall enough to be beautiful. – The Mountain Girl by Payne Erskine
  20. When I was young I was tall and large. – The Port of Adventure by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson