sable

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  • I have always loved sables, but I never expected to own a set. Cited from Ethel Hollister's Second Summer as a Campfire Girl, Irene Elliott Benson
  • In all that region of low-lying streets Russian sables had never been seen before. Cited from The Trimmed Lamp, etc., by O. Henry
  • He was dressed in complete sables, and carried in his hand the staff of office. Cited from The International Magazine - Volume V. No. 2, February 1852, by Various
  • I tell you, we'll make it out of live sables. Cited from Plays, by Alexander Ostrovsky
  • Big Sable River is the primary river that runs through the park.
  • They can also be solid golden, silver, red, dark brown, dark grey, or black sable.
  • What, because he cannot give me a suit of sables? Cited from The Woman-Hater, by Charles Reade
  • Sables can come in a variety of colors, including black, brown, and grey.
  • And in the middle of it Edward would buy me a new set of sables. Cited from Marcella, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • Sables are born with eyes closed and skin covered in a very thin layer of hair.
  • The Little Sable Point Light is located just south of the park.
  • The museum also serves as the city's primary memorial to du Sable.
  • Henry was married, he had had several new cars, and his wife wore sables and seal. Cited from The Gay Cockade, by Temple Bailey
  • Her little boy sat by her side in pompous new sables. Cited from Vanity Fair, by William Thackeray
  • I suppose it is well enough known, that the fur of sables is not black. Cited from Notes to Shakespeare, Vol. III: The Tragedies, by Samuel Johnson
  • He is like a set of sables to you. Cited from Wisdom, Wit, and Pathos of Ouida, by Ouida
  • Few here carry fields or argent, but whatsoever they bear before, here they give only sables. Cited from Character Writings of the 17th Century, by Various
  • Sable went on with Bass making Bass do all of her dirty work.
  • At Sables were four thousand three hundred infantry, two hundred and fifty cavalry, and three hundred artillery. Cited from No Surrender!, by G. A. Henty
  • There is little evidence of any extensive settlement of Cape Sable by humans.
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Meaning of sable

  • noun An artist's brush made of sable hairs
  • noun The expensive dark brown fur of the marten
  • noun A scarf (or trimming) made of sable
  • noun Marten of northern asian forests having luxuriant dark brown fur