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 Meanings and Examples of SANDWICH
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
sandwich
 n.  two or more slices of bread with a filling between them
 v.  insert or squeeze tightly between two people or objects
Classic Sentence: (19 in 2 pages)
1  The philosophical tall soldier measured a sandwich of cracker and pork and swallowed it in a nonchalant manner.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 3
2  The tall one, red-faced, swallowed another sandwich as if taking poison in despair.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 3
3  "That'll be all right," said Mrs. Swithin, half meaning the boy, half meaning the sandwich, as it happened a very neat one, trimmed, triangular.
Between the Acts By Virginia Woolf
Context  Highlight   In Unit 2
4  A sandwich and a cup of coffee, and then off to violin-land, where all is sweetness and delicacy and harmony, and there are no red-headed clients to vex us with their conundrums.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Context  Highlight   In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
5  Leah, make a little hot negus and cut a sandwich or two: here are the keys of the storeroom.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XI
6  His movements--he was on foot all the time--were afterward traced to Port Roosevelt and then to Gad's Hill where he bought a sandwich that he didn't eat and a cup of coffee.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 8
7  A soiled man and woman munch sandwiches and throw the crusts on the floor.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER III
8  They ate their sandwiches by a prairie slew: long grass reaching up out of clear water, mossy bogs, red-winged black-birds, the scum a splash of gold-green.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER V
9  She asked Peter to wait a moment, and when she came back from the kitchen she brought a bag of sandwiches and doughnuts for us.
My Antonia By Willa Cather
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 1. The Shimerdas: VIII
10  In any case Marija would bring back a huge pocketful of cakes and sandwiches for the children, and stories of all the good things she herself had managed to consume.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 8
11  The "woman" was more tractable, and for a dime Jurgis secured two thick sandwiches and a piece of pie and two apples.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 22
12  He could not rage in fierce argument in the presence of such sandwiches.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 3
13  Tom rang for the janitor and sent him for some celebrated sandwiches, which were a complete supper in themselves.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 2
14  On the day when I was articled, no festivity took place, beyond my having sandwiches and sherry into the office for the clerks, and going alone to the theatre at night.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 26. I FALL INTO CAPTIVITY
15  And that then they had come to me, and had had bottled porter and sandwiches on the road.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 35. DEPRESSION
Example Sentence:
1  We went for a sandwich lunch at the local bar.
2  The sandwich bar is generally packed at lunchtimes.
3  To make a ham sandwich you put a slice of ham between two slices of bread.
4  I'm very busy but I'll try to sandwich that job in between visitors.
5  You had better rinse the sandwich down with a glass of milk.
6  Bobby was such a fastidious eater that he would eat a sandwich only if his mother first cut off every scrap of crust.
7  As I am still hungry, I gobble up a second sandwich.
8  Max has decided that honey baked ham is better than Subway sandwich.
9  Don't sit on that bag - you'll squish the sandwiches.
10  Too often, picnic preparation consists of throwing together some sandwiches and grabbing an apple.
11  Cut the crusts off when you make sandwiches.