How to use Wad in a sentence
He pulled out the engagement ring, along with a wad of lint.
Lightly grease the pan with a thick wad of paper towel dipped in oil or melted butter.
Alternatively, sink a wad of organic barley straw sold for ' clearing ' ponds.
Roger gives Pauline a big wad of cash to pay off their debts.
He aye hae mair men ti help him, an finnd the bairn thay wad, tho thay maun hunt the warld.Advertisement
Ah tell ye whit it is, Pompitie, sum fowk wad juist hae keepit it ti thairsells, an never lat on.
Cobalt is usually found associated with nickel, and frequently with arsenic, the chief ores being speiss-cobalt, (Co,Ni,Fe)As 2, cobaltite, wad, cobalt bloom, linnaeite, Co 3 S 4, and skutterudite, CoAs 3.
It comprised the territory bounded by a vague line running from the mouth of the Tusca (Wad el Kebir), opposite the island of Tabraca (Tabarca), as far as the town of Thenae (Tina), at the mouth of the Gulf of Gabes.
As the New Town expanded, the Heriot Trust - whose revenues were greatly benefited thereby - erected day-schools in different districts, in which thousands of infants and older children received a free education, and, in 1 James Gillespie (1726-1797) was a tobacco and snuff manufacturer, and when he set up his carriage Henry Erskine suggested as a motto the homely couplet " Wha wad hae thocht it, That noses wad bocht it?
El Wad possesses a curious currency known as flous, consisting of obsolete copper coins of Algerian and Tunisian dynasties.Advertisement
I 'm a fat wad, a cushion for fingers.
An whit wad ye be eftir, littil ane?
Fixed feces can be removed by using ordinary cooking oil on a wad of cotton wool.
Dan Koretsky posed for a picture with Will Oldham holding a wad of crisp bills fanned out in front of his face.
How many debtors have you come across who had a wad of notes lying around their premises?Advertisement
Why would the referee be handed a wad of money?
To rid herself of the problem, your cat must spend considerable time and effort coughing up the wad until it is expelled.
The fur wad inside of the gut also collects food particles, and the entire mix becomes compacted.
Not many travelers feel comfortable with carrying a huge wad of cash in their wallets during vacations.
Though it might seem easy to drop a wad of cash on a few specialty items and begin the process of reselling them, it's very important to plan the entire process methodically.Advertisement
Having a wad of cash in your wallet is fine, but bragging about it is not.
Instead of forking over a wad of cash, save money with coupons you print off to use in PetSmart.
If the idea of shelling out a wad of cash on designer shoes has you running to a big box store for some manmade treads, consider the investment long-term.
This can be anything from a faint dot at the piercing site to a profound dimple or serious wad of scar tissue.
The kid sitting beside her made smacking sounds as he chewed on a huge wad ofAdvertisement
El Wad is one of the most interesting places in Algeria.
El Wad oasis is one of a group known collectively as the Suf.
Administratively El Wad is the capital of an annexe to the territory of Tuggurt.
It occupies the site of the Tacape of the Romans and consists of an open port and European quarter and several small Arab towns built in an oasis of date palms. This oasis is copiously watered by a stream called the Wad Gabes.
The European quarter is situated on the right bank of the Wad near its mouth, and adjacent are the Arab towns of Jara and Menzel.
Roudaire proposed to cut a canal through the belt of high ground between Gabes and the shats, and fixed on Wad Melah, a spot To m.
Wad Medani was almost destroyed during the Mandia, but its return to prosperity under Anglo-Egyptian rule was rapid.
In October 1886 Wad en Nejumi, the amir who had defeated Hicks Pasha in Kordofan three years before, and led the assault at Khartum when General Gordon.
Wad en Nejumi, most of his amirs, and more than I 200 Arabs were killed; 4000 prisoners and 147 standards were taken, and the dervish army practically destroyed.
The Abyssinian Frontier.On the Abyssinian frontier Ras Adal was in command of a considerable force of Abyssinians early in 1886, and in June of that year he invaded Gallabat and defeated the dervishes on the plain of Madana; the dervish amir Mahommed Wad Ardal was killed and his camp captured.
Osman wad Adam (Ganu), amir of Kordofan, was sent by the khalif a to Karamallas assistance.
There they were attacked by the gunboats and Kitcheners artillery from the opposite bank, and forced to retire, with their commander, Wad Bishara, seriously wounded.
Guns, small arms and ammunition, with large stores of grain and dates, were captured, many prisoners taken, while hundreds surrendered voluntarily, among them a brother of the amir Wad en Nejumi.
Towards the end of June the chief of the Jaalin tribe, Abdalla wad Said, who occupied Metemma, angered by the khalifa, made his submission to Kitchener and asked for support, at the same time foolishly sending a defiant letter to the khalifa.
The sirdar sent him rifles and ammunition across the desert from Korti; but before they arrived, Mahmuds army, sent by the khalifa, swept down on Metemma on the 1st of July and massacred Abdalla wad Said and his garrison.
During the sirdars absence from Omdurman Colonel Hunter commanded an expedition up the Blue Nile, and by the end of September had occupied and garrisoned Wad Medani, Sennar, Karkoj and Roseires.
The city was originally cut in two by the ravine of Wad Rekhi, now for the most part covered by boulevards and buildings.
After 711 it rose to some importance as a Moorish fortress and trading station, and was renamed Wad Ash, " Water of Life."
After some trifling fighting Mangasha submitted, and Ras Makonnen despatched a force to subdue Beni Shangul, the chief of which gold country, Wad Tur el Guri, was showing signs of disaffection.
Its principal towns are Tarudant, Iligh (the old capital), and Glim.in on the Wad Nun.
Ports might be opened at Agadir Ighir (once occupied by the Portuguese for thirty years as Santa Cruz), Massa, Ifni, Arksis and Assaka at the mouth of the Wad Nun.
Farther south still, at Ceteina on the White Nile (in 1904), and at Wad el-Hadad, some miles north of Sennar, on the Blue Nile (in 1908), Christian remains have been observed.
Mahommed Ahmed had, in accordance with the traditions which required the Mandi to have four khalif as (lieutenants), nominated, besides Abdullah, Ali wad Helu, a sheikh of the Degheim and Kenana Arabs, and Mahommed esh Sherif, his son-in-law, as khalifas.
Wad Helu and Sherif were stripped of their power and gradually all chiefs and amirs not of the Baggara tribe were got rid of except Osman Digna, whose sphere of operations was on the Red Sea coast.
Aa wad be laith ti gan win him - wouldn't go with him.
A view showing the 1898 class twin-screw gunboat ' Sultan ' moored at Wad Hamid.
He wad hae written A better poem syne - like thie, by gum?
Nothing breaks the monotony of a long day in front of the computer like a wad of paper falling through a cheering basket.
She said she wad lyke for me ti veisit hir again an Ah wes ti veisit hir again an Ah wes ti bring you alang wi me.
She said she wad lyke for me ti veisit hir again an Ah wes ti bring you alang wi me.
It wad please me ti gang til the left!
I'm a fat wad, a cushion for fingers.
Damn, that's a huge wad of text, I pity anyone who actually read it all.
Now all you need is the large wad of cash needed for any of them.
It wad please me ti gang til the left !
Damn, that 's a huge wad of text, I pity anyone who actually read it all.
On the way out I spent another tenner on a set of large wad punches, a C clamp and a bundle of lighters.
Students also write answers on their arms and hands or inside tissues, which they can wad up in their hand if need be.
Take all the webbing of a normal spider, wad it up and tangle everything together then attach it to random points.
As she left the car, he said, "Don't forget your winnings" and handed her a wad of thousand dollar bills.
A railway, built in 1909-1910, connects Khartum, Wad Medani and Sennar with Kordofan, the White Nile being bridged near Goz Abu Guma.
The principal river, the Majerda, is formed by the junction of the Wad Malleg and the Wad Kkallad.
In the Sahara are Biskra (4218), El Wad (7586), Tuggurt (2073) and Wargla (3579).
After this the chiefs of Las and Wad, the Marris and Bugtis, Kej and Makran all threw off their allegiance, and anarchy became so widespread that the British government again interfered.
After greeting the group with a hearty wave, he proudly handed a surprised Cynthia Dean a wad of bills.