dey

All Noun Adjective Verb
7,502 examples (0.02 sec)
  • "Dey keep de eye too wide open to let us go just now." Cited from The Missing Ship, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • I don' know how-come, but dey never know no better, I say. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Pt. 2, by Work Projects Admin.
  • Dey said she had to leave because of her hair length.
  • Us been so glad, us say dat us wish dey would come back again. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Pt. 2, by Work Projects Admin.
  • Dey was three rooms on each side of de hall and a wide gallery across de back. Cited from Slave Narratives: Oklahoma Narratives, by Work Projects Administration
  • My mother and us children were on de farm together and dey treated us all mighty good. Cited from Slave Narratives: Oklahoma Narratives, by Work Projects Administration
  • Dey went to him and made him tell how he knew who dey was. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Pt. 2, by Work Projects Admin.
  • I has done related to you how dey fixed de medicines and things. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Pt. 2, by Work Projects Admin.
  • Only thing you can' see their feet cus dey walk off de ground. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Pt. 2, by Work Projects Admin.
  • I'll be in my house an' dey'll come talk to me. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Part 1, by Work Projects Admin.
  • I don't think dey ever put it up again. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Pt. 2, by Work Projects Admin.
  • I run fast and lost my hat and dey got it. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Pt. 2, by Work Projects Admin.
  • Dey would give us ice water when we got sick. Cited from Slave Narratives: Oklahoma Narratives, by Work Projects Administration
  • Never made no money, but dey did give the slaves money at Christmas time. Cited from Slave Narratives: Oklahoma Narratives, by Work Projects Administration
  • Dey would carry water to de men in de field and do other light jobs 'round de place. Cited from Slave Narratives: Oklahoma Narratives, by Work Projects Administration
  • Most of de slaves had to find work where dey could. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Pt. 2, by Work Projects Admin.
  • The young niggers never done no heavy work till dey was fully grown. Cited from Slave Narratives: Oklahoma Narratives, by Work Projects Administration
  • Dey had to go, and set in de back or in de gallery. Cited from Slave Narratives: South Carolina, Pt. 2, by Work Projects Admin.
  • Dey would come to your house and ask for a drink and no more want a drink than nothing. Cited from Slave Narratives: Oklahoma Narratives, by Work Projects Administration
  • Dey wouldn't know if one was to rise from de dead. Cited from Hubert's Wife, by Minnie Mary Lee
  • Next »