basin of cold

29 examples (0.02 sec)
  • Take off, place in a basin of cold water, and beat for ten minutes. Cited from Miss Parloa's New Cook Book, by Maria Parloa
  • A basin of cold water is all I need. Cited from The Vision Splendid, by William MacLeod Raine
  • I dashed a basin of cold water in his face, and he dropped as if he had been shot. Cited from The Dog, by William Youatt
  • Back I went to my hotel, put my head in a basin of cold water, and tried to think it out. Cited from Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, Arthur Conan Doyle #11
  • Then, taking up the basin of cold cornflour, she left the room. Cited from The Return, by Walter de la Mare
  • The bottle should stand in a basin of cold water. Cited from The Boy Mechanic: Volume 1, by Popular Mechanics
  • Remove to basin of cold water until cold, or wash well in cold water and press between two plates till cold. Cited from The Story of Crisco, by Marion Harris Neil
  • He swore light-heartedly, got up, and dipped his head in a basin of cold water. Cited from Jean-Christophe: In Paris, by Romain Rolland
  • Overwhelmed with shame he opened his window, cooled his head in a basin of cold water and lighted his lamp. Cited from Married, by August Strindberg
  • She dipped one of the towels in the basin of cold water and held it to the man's brow. Cited from Jason, by Justus Miles Forman
  • "Half-past seven!" exclaimed I to myself, as I jumped up and plunged my head into a basin of cold water. Cited from In the Days of My Youth, by Amelia Ann Blandford Edwards
  • But she did not even open the door, and Evelyn lay looking through the strange room, unable to face the discomfort of a small basin of cold water. Cited from Evelyn Innes, by George Moore
  • Wash the brains well in two warm waters, and then soak them for an hour in a basin of cold water with a little salt in it. Cited from Directions for Cookery, by Eliza Leslie
  • I staggered to my feet, dragged my feeble, heavy limbs to the washhand-stand, and plunged my grey head into a basin of cold water. Cited from The Country of the Blind, And Other Stories, by H. G. Wells
  • A basin of cold water on a sentimental serenader could not have produced a greater revulsion of feeling than did this unlooked-for return of my collector. Cited from Words for the Wise, by T.S. Arthur
  • A few minutes later, the potatoes, peeled, and cut almost to wafer thinness, were dumped into a basin of cold water. Cited from Miss Billy Married, by Eleanor H. Porter
  • Boil it again like caramel, until it is brittle, when a little is dropped in a basin of cold water: it is then sufficiently boiled. Cited from The Book of Household Management, by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  • Finding her insensible to this impressive adjuration also, Captain Cuttle snatched from his breakfast-table a basin of cold water, and sprinkled some upon her face. Cited from Dombey and Son, by Charles Dickens
  • Kitty hurriedly threw in a basin of cold lye, and stirred the mixture vigorously. Cited from In the Midst of Alarms, by Robert Barr
  • Place the stew-pan in a basin of cold water, and stir until it begins to cool; then turn the mixture into a shallow baking pan, having it about an inch thick. Cited from Miss Parloa's New Cook Book, by Maria Parloa
  • Next »