Usage examples for Yin

  1. The rhymes Mrs. Yin is repeating to Henry. – The Chinese Boy and Girl by Isaac Taylor Headland
  2. She disna ken how she's to cook for an Honourable- she niver saw yin. – Penny Plain by Anna Buchan (writing as O. Douglas)
  3. She looked down at the wee yin beside her in the bed. – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  4. I doot he'll no allow your last yin, Peter. – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  5. She's a great yin aboot the hoose, is Mrs. Lauder. – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  6. Appropriately new agey and spiritual, Macrobiotics teaches the way to perfect health is to eat like a Japanese whole foods vegetarian- the endless staple being brown rice, some cooked vegetables and seaweeds, meanwhile balancing the " yin" and " yang" of the foods. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  7. Three of these children, Yin- dee- ree, Wun- ya- ree, and Kag- a- ree, were by Nar- doo- itch's brother, her former husband. – Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2) by George Grey
  8. Here, see, there's yin for yerself, an' the broken bits are for Peter. – Penny Plain by Anna Buchan (writing as O. Douglas)
  9. As regards Li Dsing and Notscha see No. 18. As regards the Queen Mother of the West, see No. 15. As regards Yang Oerlang, see No. 17. Guan Yin is generally worshipped throughout China as the Feminine goddess. – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  10. " I wouldna' say but he might like Miss Sarmiento as weel as yin o' they hussies at the Florida hotel," Macallister remarked encouragingly. – The Coast of Adventure by Harold Bindloss