Usage examples for X

  1. Chapter X Florence Burton at the Rectory Harry Clavering went down to Stratton, slept one night at old Mr. Burton's house, and drove Florence over to Clavering- twenty miles across the country, on the following day. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  2. X Sore did my loved one beg me to confess My love to him, and ask for his consent. – The Song of the Exile--A Canadian Epic by Wilfred S. Skeats
  3. But the second time I found something else- a piece of paper with a drawing of the fireplace on it, and a place in the drawing marked with an X That was good enough, wasn't it? – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  4. He found s, g, c, and x particularly hard to recognize by reason of their form; and certain pairs and groups were sources of confusion. – The Booklover and His Books by Harry Lyman Koopman
  5. Singleton sent me a telegram, and I reached X in time to accompany the stranger back to New York. – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  6. Or suppose X to be awake and sitting in his office in a distant part of the house, quite unconscious of anything unusual. – Telepathy and the Subliminal Self by R. Osgood Mason
  7. The others are used for the X Window system or other special purposes. – Debian GNU/Linux: Guide to Installation and Usage by John Goerzen and Ossama Othman
  8. System X was getting more interesting by the hour and he didn't want to miss a precious minute in the information gathering game when it came to this system. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  9. Nicholas was deeply angered when his friend Charles X of France was expelled. – The Story of Russia by R. Van Bergen
  10. I quote some of the notes on x in the commentary and apparatus. – The Last Poems of Ovid by Ovid
  11. But, besides this difference of principle, Marx thought the League should also change its method and tactics. – Contemporary Socialism by John Rae
  12. Chapter X To Thorndyke the dark corridor seemed endless. – The Land of the Changing Sun by William N. Harben
  13. Chapter X Changing servants. – Station Amusements by Lady Barker
  14. The manager wrote an X beside the line that needed Matthew's signature. – Undo-a-Novel-By-Joe-Hutsko by Hutsko, Joe
  15. She ordered the coachman: " Number X Calle Ballesta. – Their Son; The Necklace by Eduardo Zamacois
  16. At the end of a couple of hours, they had sixty- six bottles, glass inside, lead covered, and topped off with plastikoid which would conceal the presence of lead from any known test short of X ray. – The Giants From Outer Space by Geoff St. Reynard
  17. X It was now three o'clock and I thought I might be in time to draw some money on my letter of credit, at the bank which we had found standing in a pleasant garden in the course of our stroll through the town the night before. – Familiar Spanish Travels by W. D. Howells
  18. The answer is suggested by x – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  19. X A week of silence passed, and then one night St. John himself appeared at Hewson's apartment. – Questionable Shapes by William Dean Howells