Word usage examples
Her white dress was off the peg, and it was made of very fine, very cool cotton, with a picot edge at the hem and just a touch of white embroidery on the bodice.
Police Headquarters, Officer Picot stood guard on the left, and his old friend Latuile on the right.
He had known in his bones that Picot and Bullard were going to be right, the moment he had put his nose in the hall.
Campion, Superintendent Luke, and Detective Sergeant Picot from the Barrow Road station, in whose division they were not operating, were listening to Miss Rich.
Sergeant Picot placed a cup of nice black tea on the desk where Luke sat writing in the office which had once been his own in the Barrow Road station.
She runs errands and does the hems and picot edgings and her life centres round her fiance and his fire engine, a prima donna of a machine now threatened with mechanization.
Monsieur Picot, their Sergeant Major, relates that he attempted during their hours of study to stop their acts of enmity against each other, but the number of kicks which he intercepted under the table caused him to give up his project and spare him self bruises.
She stripped, slipped the white picot dress from the hanger, and shimmied into it.
We had the chief picots for Pan Am and United in the room to help us with that, and by the time things started to get interesting I had them sorted out.
From the size of the purse and its bulging proportions Captain Jacot concluded that it must contain a small fortune.