Baying: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 49 pages
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Use in Literature BayingBut as soon as they saw him approaching they started off again, making the woods resound with their baying.ndash;John S.C. Abbott in David Crockett.At that time the Huron settlements on the borders of Lakes Simcoe and Couchiching, and between Nottawasaga and Matchedash bays, numbered from twenty to thirty thousand souls.ndash;G. Mercer Adam in An Algonquin Maiden.Many of our churches retain grisaille windows filling either all, or only a part, of their bays.ndash;Henry Adams in Mont-Saint-Michel And Chartres.Probably he could in no case have done much to help the side aisles in their abrupt collision with the solid walls of the two towers, but he might at least have brought the vaulting of his two new bays, in the nave, down to the ground, and finished it.ndash;Henry Adams in Mont-Saint-Michel And Chartres.She, too, hastened to the window, and saw a handsome carriage drawn, not by four horses, but by two elegant bays, standing before the door.ndash;Horatio Alger in Timothy Crump's Ward: A Story of American Life.They will, I predict, become more like half moons than crescents, though the profile may be much indented by gulfs and bays, their superficial area being greatly increased, and the intervening ocean correspondingly narrowed.ndash;J.J. Astor in A Journey in Other Worlds.He had a charming way of Baying charming things to a woman and he said them to her.ndash;Gertrude Atherton in The Sisters-In-Law.Bays likewise yield no smell as they grow.ndash;Francis Bacon in Essays of Francis Bacon.The bays must then be diagonally measured as already explained.ndash;H. Barber in The Aeroplane Speaks.This operation must be performed in respect of both main and rear spars, and all the bays must be measured diagonally afterwards.ndash;H. Barber in The Aeroplane Speaks.

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