Usage examples for zebra

  1. Isn't he going to be a fine zebra? – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Playing Circus by Laura Lee Hope
  2. Dorothy was too dazed to say much, but she watched one of Jim's big ears turn to violet and the other to rose, and wondered that his tail should be yellow and his body striped with blue and orange like the stripes of a zebra. – Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum.
  3. On these fed a few gazelle of both sorts, and an occasional zebra or so. – African Camp Fires by Stewart Edward White
  4. Now, I've got a new kitty upstairs, a zebra kitty, that you'd be pleased with. – Jimmy, Lucy, and All by Sophie May
  5. This warrior was fully six feet in height, magnificently formed, with long horse- hair like shreds hanging from his crown, which, like his face, was daubed with startling colors, giving him the appearance of a variegated zebra of the hues of the rainbow. – Through Apache Lands by R. H. Jayne
  6. Mamma had just sent me down one of the prettiest straw- coloured flowery bonnets imaginable- a perfect zephyr, nothing of it at all hardly- and it matched capitally with my new silk; while the zebra parasol seemed quite to act as a relief. – A Fluttered Dovecote by George Manville Fenn
  7. Hughes now learned that the natives regularly hunt the antelope and zebra in the way Masheesh had done that day, whole herds feeding carelessly up to the supposed bush, but on this occasion the concealed man had run unconsciously a terrible risk. – The Ruined Cities of Zululand by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley
  8. I'll just look at the zebra kitty and come right away." – Jimmy, Lucy, and All by Sophie May
  9. " She'll be a regular circus zebra when I'm done," said Bunny Brown to his sister Sue. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Playing Circus by Laura Lee Hope
  10. But where they hunted in groups, for safety's sake, Trakor would go out alone after Neela, the zebra, or Bana, the deer. – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  11. He chose the different shades of green, squeezing the paint out on his plump little legs and arms, and rubbing it around with his fore finger until he was encircled with as many stripes as a zebra. – Two Little Knights of Kentucky by Annie Fellows Johnston
  12. You might run across some zebra in the same country and if you do, you can get some of 'em too. – The Blind Lion of the Congo by Elliott Whitney
  13. A little later Ted caught a perch which had stripes on its sides, " like a zebra," as Jan said. – The Curlytops on Star Island by Howard R. Garis
  14. A green striped zebra would be pretty, I think." – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Playing Circus by Laura Lee Hope
  15. We can stripe a calf green, with the green paint, and we'll have a zebra for our circus. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Playing Circus by Laura Lee Hope