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Thy uncle with Sarah and Prise dined at Hampstead yesterday; the dear circle there as well as one could expect.
EDWARD HOARE, M.A.EDWARD HOARE
The prinsipal differense between a luxury and a necesaary iz, the prise.
JOSH BILLINGS, HIZ SAYINGSHENRY WHEELER SHAW
If yu owe the Devil ennything pay him off at onse, and then discharge him, and dont hire him over agin at enny prise.
JOSH BILLINGS, HIZ SAYINGSHENRY WHEELER SHAW
And the French soldiers tumbled headlong down from the poop with a wail of "Les Anglais font prise!"
RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
Highly as he was supported, the wrath of the clergy prevailed; and a writ of prise de corps was issued for his apprehension.
We'll hunt all by ourselves, and s'prise Grandpa and Grandma.
To put a piece en prise, is to play it so that it may be captured.
THE BLUE BOOK OF CHESSHOWARD STAUNTON AND "MODERN AUTHORITIES"
My intention was to prise it open with my tool, for I am a very powerful man, but suddenly another idea occurred to me.
THE AIR PIRATECYRIL ARTHUR EDWARD RANGER GULL
He gave over the effort to prise the teeth apart, and put all his might into a frenzied pull.
Happening once to put her king into prise, the Doctor took it.

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