Sentence Examples


  • Most women were putty in the old man's hands, but Claire Quincy had pushed all the wrong buttons and short-circuited his good nature.
  • Some prefer that the sash-bars should be grooved instead of rebated, and this plan exposes less putty to the action of the weather.
  • The simple bedding of the glass, without the use of over putty, seems to be widely approved; but the glass may be fixed in a variety of other ways, some of which are.
  • If parts of the design are to be in relief, they are built up with a putty of black lacquer, white lead, camphor and lamp-black.
  • The white and red lead are mixed together to form a putty, and are filled into the socket alternately with layers of well-caulked yarn, starting with yarn and finishing off with the lead mixture.
 

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