Sentence Examples with the word soiled

Yet working girls his age were usually either wives or soiled doves.

Opening from the chamber was a fine bathroom having a marble tub with perfumed water; so the boy, still dazed by the novelty of his surroundings, indulged in a good bath and then selected a maroon velvet costume with silver buttons to replace his own soiled and much worn clothing.

Instead I ambled past the house where I am to trade a damp and soiled mattress for domestic duties when arrangements are finally made by Joshua.

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After changing his sheets and throwing the soiled ones into the washer, she left the house.

At least she's casting herself as a minister's wife and not a soiled dove.

She led the detective through a kitchen cluttered with coffee cups, soiled plates and two half-eaten cakes.

The last could never have been the symbol of his death, for he confessed to me that, though he had heard of Brister's Spring, he had never seen it; and soiled cards, kings of diamonds, spades, and hearts, were scattered over the floor.

Boris Drubetskoy, brushing his knees with his hand (he had probably soiled them when he, too, had knelt before the icon), came up to him smiling.

His beautiful clothes were soaked with water, and his fine white collar and ruffles were soiled and dripping.

Aimed at, and of the same superficial extent as the copper bar, was levelled and polished in the same way and accurately fitted to it, neither surface at any time being soiled by contact with the workman's fingers.