Usage examples for twelve

  1. Twelve to dinner to- day, an' only me to do the cookin'. – Marcia Schuyler by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  2. It was twelve o'clock at night before they were done! – Mount Music by E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross
  3. " Twelve," said Mr. Cottle. – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  4. It was nearly twelve o'clock when Irene reached home. – After the Storm by T. S. Arthur
  5. He glanced at his watch, and found that it wanted only a few minutes to twelve o'clock. – The Red Rat's Daughter by Guy Boothby
  6. But if you struck twelve half the time, it would be enough. – Fanny Herself by Edna Ferber
  7. In point of fact, it was between twelve and one o'clock when he did come in. – The Childerbridge Mystery by Guy Boothby
  8. Twelve miles there and back! – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  9. And after the year of twelve months, he was of age thirty- three year and three months. – The-Travels-of-Sir-John-Mandeville by Mandeville, John, Sir
  10. Twelve whole years lost! – The Royal Picture Alphabet by Luke Limner
  11. This thing of meeting a man here at twelve o'clock is-" " Goodness!" – Her Weight in Gold by George Barr McCutcheon
  12. " I heard this fellow here twelve years ago," said Blake. – Max by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  13. And I haven't got any myself- except about twelve dollars. – The Awakening of Helena Richie by Margaret Deland
  14. At twelve o'clock Wenaston came in. – The Outcaste by F. E. Penny
  15. Do you not know that twelve years have passed by? – Stories from Tagore by Rabindranath Tagore
  16. I commenced work when I was twelve years old, you know. – L'Assommoir by Emile Zola
  17. Twelve hundred miles a minute! – Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930 by Various
  18. About a week ago, there remained in his hands but about twelve thousand livres. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  19. It was nigh twelve o'clock then. – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  20. You know now why, when you think of me, you think of a story I wrote twelve years ago. – Goat-Feathers by Ellis Parker Butler