Word usage examples
As for his passion, I have a melancholy suspicion that I share it with his cook: he was boring on for ever tonight about a way of serving teal with poivrade sauce!
Belleguise, Martin, Poitevin, Olivier, Veron pere, the wife of Quesdon the wigmaker, be summoned to appear before the court to be interrogated and heard concerning matters arising from the present inquiry, and orders that the decree of arrest against Lapierre and summons against Penautier decreed by the criminal lieutenant shall be carried out.
Bretons and Normans and Provencals and Parisians and a weird little group of Poitevin fanatics.
The beautiful poisoner, Marquise de Brinvilliers, must have suggested to Dumas his later portrait of Miladi, in the Three Musketeers, the mast celebrated of his woman characters.
For instance, if it were discovered that I had come here, I might be taken for the poisoner.
A lover of any consequence had to qualify first as a successful poisoner, knifer, or clubber.
Gertrude is a poisoner, those pies were meant for my friends Jane, Michael, and Maeve.
So then the lights go out on that side of the stage, and on the other side the lights go up, those same final words of Aaron the Moor sounding again through the theatre, electronic blessing, as a ballet of slabbers and ravishers and poisoners prances to a music of screams and groans.
MacDonell and Margaret Charpentier, pharmacists extraordinaire, who also have a very promising future as poisoners.
In some, she escaped back to the station with it, in some she just destroyed it in a fit of ignorance, in others she delivered Eden to the old poisoner in Offshoot, who held it to bargain with.