Usage examples for turkey

  1. Wimmen hain't shut up here as they are in Turkey, but no attention is paid to their education and they are looked down on. – Around the World with Josiah Allen's Wife by Marietta Holley
  2. Litwiler killed a wild turkey this evening, which was very fat. – Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51 by E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls
  3. Thirteen million pounds in gold sent recently by Germany to Turkey to keep the boys in line. – Face to Face with Kaiserism by James W. Gerard
  4. Turkey in the straw, ha! – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White
  5. Well, but the greatest thing of all was the turkey that they had. – Christmas Every Day and Other Stories by W. D. Howells
  6. I can't leave that turkey behind, Missy, dear- I really can't! – Not Quite Eighteen by Susan Coolidge
  7. What an awful turkey! – Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman by F. Hopkinson Smith
  8. And we'll eat the turkey, said Harry, and shellbarks, lots of them, that I saved for you. – The Children's Book of Christmas Stories by Various
  9. At last she said, slowly: " But I had expected to pay you out of the turkey money, and I can't get that before Christmas. – The Quilt that Jack Built; How He Won the Bicycle by Annie Fellows Johnston
  10. A turkey may be served in every way as a roasted chicken- with sauces, garnitures, and decorated with skewers. – Hand-Book of Practical Cookery for Ladies and Professional Cooks by Pierre Blot
  11. And I've got to see it, with money just burning in my pocket to buy things and to have a tree of my own and a turkey in my oven and a table with some one who cares at the other end. – The Gay Cockade by Temple Bailey
  12. For some strange reason she has taken the side of Germany and Turkey. – The Incomparable 29th and the "River Clyde" by George Davidson
  13. In this place, many Bible students believe, Turkey will come to her end in fulfilment of this scripture. – Bible-Readings-for-the-Home-Circle by
  14. Charles had gone into Turkey and taken refuge there, and it seemed as if he had fallen never to rise again. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  15. Russia and Turkey were about to take up arms. – Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, (Victoria) Vol II by Sarah Tytler
  16. He's not a Wild Turkey, you know. – Little Jack Rabbit's Adventures by David Cory
  17. I'll bet the girls bred in this neighborhood won't take much to the turkey- trot and the bunny- hug! – The Valiants of Virginia by Hallie Erminie Rives
  18. He's as poor as Job's turkey. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1904 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  19. Each of the foreign post offices in Turkey, including our own British post office, used special stamps. – The Postage Stamp in War by Fred. J. Melville