Sentence Examples


  • The witches' bridle, a gag to prevent them from speaking whilst being led to execution, is still preserved in the county hall.
  • I'll gag him and mop up the blood, too.
  • Rhyn planted a knee in Jade.s chest and sliced his gag free.
  • A great part of the bill was closured by what was known as the device of the " gag " without discussion, although it occupied the House of Commons altogether eighty-two nights.
  • The Burmese are fond of stage-plays in which great licence of language is permitted, and great liberty to " gag " is left to the wit or intelligence of the actors.