How to use Red-herrings in a sentence
At Peterborough Abbey, in 1530, Wolsey made "his maund in Our Lady's Chapel, having fifty-nine poor men whose feet he washed and kissed; and after he had wiped them he gave every of the said poor men twelve pence in money, three ells of good canvas to make them shirts, a pair of new shoes, a cast of red herrings and three white herrings."
There are red herrings even in the Celtic afterworlds.
This paper argues that in many instances British were chasing red herrings.
Match them with the names given below, which include eight red herrings.
The mystery unfolds at a languid pace, dropping a few red herrings along the way.Advertisement
There is a distinct feeling the entire computer industry has been fed quite a few rather expensive red herrings over the years!
There are many red herrings in these books, together with information that the reader just cannot get to.
What follows are missing persons, missing money, and more red herrings than a well-stocked lake.
There is a distinct feeling the entire computer industry has been fed quite a few rather expensive red herrings over the years !
Young and the Restless comings and goings can mean great storyline happenings and they can also be red herrings for returning characters with new faces.Advertisement