Sentence Examples


  • Of all his portraits of adventurous sailors, "Gentleman Chucks" in Peter Simple and "Equality Jack" in Mr Midshipman Easy are the most famous, but he created many other types which take rank among the characteristic figures in English fiction.
  • Among the manufactures of Oneida are wagons, cigars, furniture, caskets, silver-plated ware, engines and machinery, steel and wooden pulleys and chucks, steel grave vaults, hosiery, and milk bottle caps.
  • In America marmots are known as "wood-chucks" The Alpine Marmot (Arctomys marmotta).
  • Squirrels, rabbits, wood-chucks, skunks, muskrats and opossums are common.