Sentence Examples with the word ate

R, implies that the brethren ate heartily, and that the cup and bread formed no isolated episode.

He ate nothing and had slept badly that night, those around him reported.

Common folk never ate there.

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We lived on the piazza most of the time--there we worked, ate and played.

He ate another cookie in troubled silence.

John Randolph ate in silence.

He.d find a way to deal with the loss that ate a hole through his body.

There they kneeled and ate their lunch in silence.

But on the seventh day he ate with pleasure a piece of bread with some tea, and the doctor noticed that his temperature was lower.

The Maoris ate their enemies' hearts to gain their courage, but to whatever degree animistic beliefs may have once contributed to their cannibalism, it is certain that long before Captain Cook's visit religious sanction for the custom had long given place to mere gluttonous enjoyment.

The four ate with gusto and animated conversation, led by Fred O'Connor, who won the contest of sucking up the longest spaghetti strand without dribbling oil on his chin.

Fred said he was too mind-stuffed with all these goings-on to eat a bite of supper, but when Cynthia supplied cold chicken and potato salad, he ate two helpings, just out of politeness.

Of the sources of his vocabulary he is, for the most part, as unaware as he is of the moment when he ate the food which makes a bit of his thumbnail.

Our greatest Champion, Overman-Anu, once climbed the spiral stairway and fought nine days with the Gargoyles before he could escape them and come back; but he could never be induced to describe the dreadful creatures, and soon afterward a bear caught him and ate him up.

He ate in the same open air; that is, his two only meals,--breakfast and dinner: supper he never touched; nor reaped his beard; which darkly grew all gnarled, as unearthed roots of trees blown over, which still grow idly on at naked base, though perished in the upper verdure.

I ate a while ago on my break.

Nicholas ate and drank (chiefly the latter) in silence.

Though these have vanished wholly from the surface, the foundations and lowest courses of their walls survive fairly perfect below ground: thus the plan of North Ate ' 'Feet ' 'too too 400 w Amphitheatre ' 'Postern ' '0 Tem- ' 'East ' 'Gate 11 - forum, yielded some interesting inscriptions which relate to a gild (collegium) and incidentally confirm the name Calleva.

Alex arrived promptly at seven in the morning and they ate breakfast together in Destiny's room.

Revoil, La Vallee de Darror (Paris, 1882) and Dix mois a la ate orientale, d'Afrique (Paris, 1888); A.