Usage examples for U

  1. They both looked at it, and both at the same moment realized what it was- neither more or less than the conning tower of a U boat! – The Head Girl at the Gables by Angela Brazil
  2. Similar in size and construction to the plain oval brass and silvered plates, it has the raised letters " U S.," three- fourths inch high in the center. – American Military Insignia 1800-1851 by J. Duncan Campbell
  3. Mr. Smith, the U F. minister, came in. – A Dominie in Doubt by A. S. Neill
  4. If it is not, then the u proposition 'All A is all B' seems to contain within itself, not one proposition, but two, namely, 'All A is B' and 'All B is A. ' But if on the other hand 'all' is understood to form part of the predicate, then u is not really a general but a singular proposition. – Deductive Logic by St. George Stock
  5. A polite present from Gordon Hallock and the U S. Government. – Dear Enemy by Jean Webster
  6. U S. marines capture south end of Belleau wood. – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  7. U S. M. United States Mail. – Business Hints for Men and Women by Alfred Rochefort Calhoun
  8. " I didn't think of that- P'r'aps you think I'm feeling bad 'count o' the U in the middle o' my name. – The Very Small Person by Annie Hamilton Donnell
  9. They are hidden under another of the " U S." blankets. – Detailed Minutiae of Soldier life in the Army of Northern Virginia, 1861-1865 by Carlton McCarthy
  10. All Sonora lay before him in which to hide, and in front of him stretched a distant line beyond which was the U S. A. and safety. – Steve Yeager by William MacLeod Raine
  11. " So down with 'em- down with the worthy old U S. S. F.! – The Planet Strappers by Raymond Zinke Gallun
  12. " Good morning," he said and handed me the letter, and now you shall hear what was written to Mr. William Bunny, Brier Patch, Old Snake Fence Corner, U S. A., care of Uncle Sam! – Billy Bunny and Uncle Bull Frog by David Magie Cory
  13. G- r- e- e- n l- i- m- o- u s- i- n- e p- a- s- s- e- d h- e- r- e t- e- n m- i- n- u t- e- s a- g- o f- o- r V- i- e- n- n- a." – The Secret Witness by George Gibbs
  14. " If it's dangerous to the U S.," he said, " that's got to come first. – Plotting in Pirate Seas by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  15. The next step was to wind the U with insulated wire. – Electricity and Magnetism Nature's Miracles, Vol. III. by Elisha Gray
  16. I see your tug is named General U S. Grant, and maybe he was fighting with General Grant, hey? – Roy Blakeley by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  17. Ephydatia crateriformis, Annandale, P. U S. Mus. – Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa by Nelson Annandale
  18. Never mind the U boats! – Dave Dawson at Casablanca by Robert Sydney Bowen
  19. The U boat was still there. – The U-boat hunters by James B. Connolly
  20. He had torn up the prince's I. O. U and that was all the evidence there had been. – The Title Market by Emily Post