NICKEL's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of nickel
Definition:
n. coin worth one twentieth of a dollar
Example:
The United States five-cent coin, commonly called a nickel, is a unit of currency equaling one-twentieth, or five hundredths, of a United States dollar.
Sentence in Classic:
But they were welcomed warmly enough in the kitchen, with its crisp new plaster, its black and nickel range, its cream separator in a corner.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
The stove was very large, with bright nickel trimmings, and behind it there was a long wooden bench against the wall, and a tin washtub, into which grandmother poured hot and cold water.
My Antonia By Willa Cather Context
The conductor took his nickel gingerly, with the tips of his fingers, and then left him with the platform to himself.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
I expected to finish it on Friday, but on Friday, when the putting together was nearly done, I found that one of the nickel bars was exactly one inch too short, and this I had to get remade; so that the thing was not complete until this morning.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context
And so the other women turned out the contents of their pocketbooks; most of them had only pennies and nickels, but they gave him all.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context