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  • It was simple in design and ample for his family of seven children.
  • A hundred men will be more than ample for our purpose. Cited from A Knight of the White Cross, G.A. Henty
  • Thirty-five men are ample for this service -- more are only in the way. Cited from Twenty-Seven Years in Canada West, by Samuel Strickland
  • My fortune will be ample for his needs: use it as you see fit. Cited from The Master of Silence, by Irving Bacheller
  • The two hundred "good names" on my list were felt to be ample for a start. Cited from Words for the Wise, by T.S. Arthur
  • These numbers, however, were ample for the defence of the position which had been selected. Cited from Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War, by G. F. R. Henderson
  • The water-power in California is ample for any required mill purposes. Cited from What I Saw in California, by Edwin Bryant
  • The income was ample for our simple needs, but that was not enough. Cited from David Lannarck, Midget, by George S. Harney
  • A piece of waste half the size of a person's hand is ample for this purpose. Cited from Oxy-Acetylene Welding and Cutting, Harold P. Manly
  • These buildings are ample for their work when the institution's full capacity is attained. Cited from Scientific American Supplement, No. 799, April 25, 1891, by Various
  • Then they never failed to be ample for the occasion, as every opponent had reason to remember. Cited from Samuel F. B. Morse, His Letters and Journals, by Samuel F. B. Morse
  • Our ancestors thought nine hours' sleep ample for their little lives. Cited from A Diversity of Creatures, by Rudyard Kipling
  • If a partition is torn out it will be ample for our church needs just now. Cited from David Lannarck, Midget, by George S. Harney
  • Pete, however, insisted that the time he had named would be ample for their first attempt. Cited from The Go Ahead Boys and Simon's Mine, by Ross Kay
  • He valued a title very little and, so far as money was concerned, had ample for his needs. Cited from The Secret Passage, By Fergus Hume
  • Spread to its full width, it was ample for three ordinary men. Cited from Raw Gold, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • In the end he found himself equipped with some two hundred yards of rope, which should be ample for any purpose. Cited from Historical Nights' Entertainment, V1, by Sabatini
  • Against this large force he could only bring seventy-five hundred men; but these, well led, were ample for the purpose. Cited from In Times of Peril, by G. A. Henty
  • The two hundred thousand mentioned by the CHIEF SECRETARY would seem to be ample for any country save Russia. Cited from Punch, Vol. 158, March 10th, 1920, ed. by Sir Owen Seaman
  • "I think that will be ample for my purpose." Cited from In the Irish Brigade, by G. A. Henty
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