Sentence Examples with the word wind up

As we pluck out the shafts, stand aside! here's the battering-ram, Capricornus, or the Goat; full tilt, he comes rushing, and headlong we are tossed; when Aquarius, or the Water-bearer, pours out his whole deluge and drowns us; and to wind up with Pisces, or the Fishes, we sleep.

We're short handed so you wind up taking care of your own team and wagon.

Of course, a little make-up and the right clothes could do wonders - which was a good way to wind up straying off the path she had mapped before she left home.

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The management of the company had meanwhile passed into the hands of others, whose sole object was to settle accounts with the government, and wind up the undertaking.

When satisfied that a bank has become insolvent, the commissioner may take possession of it and wind up its affairs.

She wondered what would be worth the investment, but didn't want to wind up in the middle of a feud.

As long as she didn't wind up at that building, her safety was of no real concern.

I always wind up with my foot in my mouth.