Sentence Examples


  • She smelt of the flowers, but showed no desire to pluck them; and, when I gathered a few for her, she refused to have them pinned on her dress.
  • I'll pluck their eyes from their head!
  • In India these animals are hunted with foxhounds or greyhounds, and from their cunning and pluck afford excellent sport.
  • The anubis baboons, as shown by the frescoes, were tamed by the ancient Egyptians and trained to pluck sycamore-figs from the trees.
  • - Animals to breed from should be of good blood, sound and compactly built, with good pluck and free from nervous excitability and vicious tendency.
 

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