Sentence Examples


  • A waif of a girl sat beside him.
  • While at New York he wrote a play, The Ocean Waif, or Channel Outlaw, which was acted, and is forgotten.
  • One towered just as tall as the other men but was thinner than any waif-like model she had seen on earth.
  • Printed brochures, gratis from Myrtle Somebody whose brother-in-law was a printer, were placed about town by tiny Tonya, an eight-year-old Latina waif hired by Fred for five bucks.
  • The day had been fixed on which Montasir, Waif and several other Turkish generals were to be assassinated.