Usage examples for tot

  1. As one wee tot came up to her special favorite, she pursed her lips to be kissed; the Canadian took the pipe out of his mouth and gave the queerest cry of delight I ever heard. – The Narrative of Gordon Sellar Who Emigrated to Canada in 1825 by Gordon Sellar
  2. No, Tot, you can't eat the pods. – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  3. Tot Rotterdam, By Jan van Waesberghe. – The Old English Herbals by Eleanour Sinclair Rohde
  4. It staggered forward, held on by the cords, felt round the edge of the bag for the tot, and drank about a quart of water. – Over the Sliprails by Henry Lawson
  5. The regular ration as served after a cold sentry go is called a " tot." – A Yankee in the Trenches by R. Derby Holmes
  6. " Course not," said Tot. – Dot and Tot of Merryland by L. Frank Baum
  7. Her father and mother both died when she was a little tot, sir, and they- that is, the grandparents, sir- raised her. – In Her Own Right by John Reed Scott
  8. Well, I gave him the tot, a stiff one, which he drank quite neat, although it was against my principles, and locked up the bottle afterwards. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  9. I never yet needed a tot of rum to help me to go over the top and face the mortal perils of luncheon. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  10. Each one had a high chair at the table, and a plate, and they always sat in these chairs and had meals with her, and the servants all called them Master Bijou, and Master Tot, and Miss Tiny, and Miss Fluff. – Beautiful Joe by Marshall Saunders
  11. Baby Paul had been sleeping on my bed and Frances was kneeling beside him, looking at the sleeping tot. – A Top-Floor Idyl by George van Schaick
  12. Meanwhile, I had given the man from the well a stiff tot of whisky; for which he thanked me with a cheerful nod, and having emptied the glass at a draft, held his hand for the bottle, which he finished, as if it had been so much water. – Carnacki, The Ghost Finder by William Hope Hodgson
  13. Tot had grown very tearful about her " waisins," and Mrs. Barnes, though she tried to keep up heart, had become very pale and silent. – The Children's Book of Christmas Stories by Various
  14. I think that just one tot of brandy- oh! – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  15. 41, tot exercitus in Moesia ... – Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius by Samuel Dill