Usage examples for TOES

  1. The small stocking toes were folded neatly in, all ready to slip on to the feet. – Nine Little Goslings by Susan Coolidge
  2. It was so angry at the church door being shut when it returned from its drive, that it kicked the door till one of its toes came off, and the monks are in sad disgrace. – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare
  3. They were straining on their toes and gazing at the tossing backs of the men in the crowd. – Last Words by Stephen Crane
  4. He reached the ledge with his crooked hands, and tried hard to drive his toes into the ice as he hung. – Steve Young by George Manville Fenn
  5. The fellows aren't up on their toes yet- what is the matter, anyhow? – The Varmint by Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger
  6. A man who lay next him had been a nurse, but had had his feet and legs frozen, the toes and bottom of his feet fell off. – American Prisoners of the Revolution by Danske Dandridge
  7. If we have wet days, Stair, we can read all day with our toes to the fire! – Patsy by S. R. Crockett
  8. I pitched my rifle up over the bank and began to dig my fingers and toes into the loose ground. – The Young Forester by Zane Grey
  9. One tall thin man even stopped and turned and she felt his look travel right down to her toes! – His Second Wife by Ernest Poole
  10. He rose to the blow on his toes- 'twas so swift, I had no time- I could not see what he struck with, 'twas like a short bit of rope. – The House by the Church-Yard by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  11. His toes point toward the top. – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  12. If you tread on my toes you're going to get hurt! – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  13. Norah's toes were out of her shoes. – Nine Little Goslings by Susan Coolidge
  14. I know I dug my toes in a good two inches when I was hanging on to you. – On Land And Sea At The Dardanelles by Thomas Charles Bridges
  15. " The fellow may think what he likes, but he needn't tread on all our toes," Sir John complained. – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  16. Notwithstanding the great general misery, he had thus far been cheerful and well, but half an hour previous his feet had stiffened and he had been unable to walk, and now he had no longer any sensation from the toes up the legs. – Napoleon's Campaign in Russia Anno 1812 by Achilles Rose
  17. You hain't hurt me none, said Mrs. Beaseley, and you hain't teched my toes. – The Adventures of Joel Pepper by Margaret Sidney
  18. After a little it subsided to a sharp ache, then to a dull ache, and then to the violent cramping pain again, and once more I struggled to get my toes under me. – The Door Through Space by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  19. The boots being removed, Sim would sit before the fire talking to himself, and working his toes about in his coarse knitted stockings. – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  20. She had been no woman if she had not divined the restraint behind his quiet during the last warm hour, and, rising suddenly upon small bare toes, she paid him for his consideration. – The Mystery of The Barranca by Herman Whitaker