The houses in which they lived were small cheaply
constructed wooden affairs with a garden at the back.
This lucky salvation was cheaply
purchased by the loss of Queequeg's hat, who, while standing in the bows to prick the fugitive whales, had his hat taken clean from his head by the air-eddy made by the sudden tossing of a pair of broad flukes close by.
In a little while they would be out of danger--now that they had given up the house they could live more cheaply
, and with all the children working they could get along, if only he would not go to pieces.
Odsbodikins, it was but a dull lie, a most indifferent invention, but you should have seen them seize it and swallow it, in the frenzy of their fright, as it were sal- vation sent from heaven; and all the while was I laughing in my sleeve the one moment, to see them so cheaply
deceived, and glorifying God the next, that He was content to let the meanest of His creatures be His instrument to the saving of thy life.
In the pew directly in front of us sat an elderly lady, plainly and cheaply
dressed; at her side sat a young lady with a very sweet face, and she also was quite simply dressed; but around us and about us were clothes and jewels which it would do anybody's heart good to worship in.
I replied, with all due deference to his experience (but with more deference, I am afraid, to his being Dora's father), that perhaps it was a little nonsensical that the Registry of that Court, containing the original wills of all persons leaving effects within the immense province of Canterbury, for three whole centuries, should be an accidental building, never designed for the purpose, leased by the registrars for their Own private emolument, unsafe, not even ascertained to be fire-proof, choked with the important documents it held, and positively, from the roof to the basement, a mercenary speculation of the registrars, who took great fees from the public, and crammed the public's wills away anyhow and anywhere, having no other object than to get rid of them cheaply
I think we were all pleased to be so cheaply
quit of him.
We were frightened out of our lives, but, all at once, he began to thank Providence that he had got off so cheaply
The work was done handily and cheaply
by the labor-saving plan of hitching a locomotive to a plough.
That," said the duchess, "is more like giving oneself slaps than lashes; I am sure the sage Merlin will not be satisfied with such tenderness; worthy Sancho must make a scourge with claws, or a cat-o'-nine tails, that will make itself felt; for it's with blood that letters enter, and the release of so great a lady as Dulcinea will not be granted so cheaply
, or at such a paltry price; and remember, Sancho, that works of charity done in a lukewarm and half-hearted way are without merit and of no avail.
And as for your life, it is forfeit to your eagerness to buy my herd of cattle so cheaply
When it came, I saw that he was a sturdy man, cheaply
but not shabbily dressed; his head was bent under his body, and he lay crumpled up close to the fence, as though he had been flung violently against it.