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Usage examples for trained

  1. He had been trained to strike. – The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle
  2. Tell me, would you like to be a trained nurse? – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  3. My dream girl's trained young body served her well. – The La Chance Mine Mystery by Susan Carleton Jones
  4. But it was sufficient for his trained eyes. – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  5. If you'd been a boy, I'd have trained you same as I've trained myself. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  6. " Diplomatists should be trained physiognomists," murmured Malcolm Sage. – Malcolm Sage, Detective by Herbert George Jenkins
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. " And we could have my trained white mice," said Charlie Star. – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue Giving a Show by Laura Lee Hope
  11. 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
  12. " 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
  13. 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
  14. Have I not trained them in the way they should go? – The Place Beyond the Winds by Harriet T. Comstock
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. He was, it must be remembered, a trained soldier. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
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