Thesaurus / four-flush
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
A little boy of four was moved to passionate grief at the sight of a dead dog taken from a pond.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
In cross-section the burrows varied from round (three inches in diameter) to oval (three inches high and four inches wide).
SUMMER BIRDS FROM THE YUCATAN PENINSULAERWIN E. KLAAS
Before the spinet a bench was placed about four feet below the keys, and I was put upon the bench.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
We had six field-pieces, but we only took four, harnessed wit twice the usual number of horses.
The Seven-score and four on the six middle Bells, the treble leading, and the tenor lying behind every change, makes good Musick.
These Rules (leaving out the Tenor) serves for five bells; and leaving out the fifth and Tenor, they serve for four bells.
There were three young men and four young ladies, of whom three, including myself, were Americans.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
On four bells there are four times as many changes as on three; that is—four times six changes, which makes Twenty-four.
At length only four or five flames remained, feebly wavering in their pools of melted wax.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
All through the sad duties of the next four days Felipe was conscious of the undercurrent of this premonition.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
WORDS RELATED TO FOUR-FLUSH
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