Usage examples for trained

  1. " If I didn't have such a well- trained imagination, I might have thought of that," he said, with a short laugh. – Stranded in Arcady by Francis Lynde
  2. " Diplomatists should be trained physiognomists," murmured Malcolm Sage. – Malcolm Sage, Detective by Herbert George Jenkins
  3. I'd think he'd be scared all the time that he would do something the way his first wife had trained him not to. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  4. The well- trained animal came straight to its master and was led by him into its accustomed place. – Out of a Labyrinth by Lawrence L. Lynch
  5. He was an excellent servant; but well trained as he was, he could not suppress his curiosity and surprise. – By Wit of Woman by Arthur W. Marchmont
  6. 6. A ship is sailing on a straight course and keeps a gun trained on a point on the shore. – An Elementary Course in Synthetic Projective Geometry by Lehmer, Derrick Norman
  7. He had been trained to strike. – The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle
  8. I wasn't trained to be a soldier. – The Rough Road by William John Locke
  9. Father Benwell's trained observation followed the vivid changes of expression on Romayne's face, and marked the eager look in his eyes as he lifted his head from the dog to the dog's master. – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  10. Tell me, would you like to be a trained nurse? – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  11. " And we could have my trained white mice," said Charlie Star. – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue Giving a Show by Laura Lee Hope
  12. Have I not trained them in the way they should go? – The Place Beyond the Winds by Harriet T. Comstock
  13. He was, it must be remembered, a trained soldier. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  14. But it was sufficient for his trained eyes. – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  15. Together they'll have a party doing what they're special trained for. – The Machine That Saved The World by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  16. My dream girl's trained young body served her well. – The La Chance Mine Mystery by Susan Carleton Jones
  17. Berridge was the better read and the more highly trained man of the two. – The English Church in the Eighteenth Century by Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton
  18. But they were too well trained to be led away on the day of election. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  19. If you'd been a boy, I'd have trained you same as I've trained myself. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  20. I've a first- rate steward, he had told them, and I'll treat you well; and I've the best- trained crew that ever went to sea. – "Where Angels Fear to Tread" and Other Stories of the Sea by Morgan Robertson