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  • It would be well to stain the board brown or some other dark color. Cited from Crayon and Character: Truth Made Clear Through Eye and Ear, by Griswold
  • To which she added another name, which we do not care to stain our paper with. Cited from Joseph Andrews, Vol 1, by Henry Fielding
  • She stood thus for a space, then the slow tears began to stain her cheeks. Cited from The President, by Alfred Henry Lewis
  • But we do not wish, unnecessarily, to stain our hands further with your blood. Cited from Edison's Conquest of Mars, by Garrett Putnam Serviss
  • If we all unite, we will cause the rivers to stain the great waters with their blood. Cited from Life and Correspondence of Sir Isaac Brock, by Ferdinand Brock Tupper
  • There was sufficient to stain both his face and hands. Cited from Through Three Campaigns, by G. A. Henty
  • Then we will leave you to yourself, to stain your skin and put on your disguise. Cited from The Tiger of Mysore, by G. A. Henty
  • Ought she to tell all she knew, and to stain in death the name that was honored and loved? Cited from Dora Thorne, by Charlotte M. Braeme
  • It will be necessary to stain these pages by a description of the last. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 335, September 1843, Vol. 54
  • The children of the light are not to stain their hands with anything foul. Cited from Expositions of Holy Scripture, by Alexander Maclaren
  • If you were women you would have more wit than to stain the floor so foully. Cited from Dark Lady of the Sonnets by George Bernard Shaw
  • Do you know how easy it is to stain marble? Cited from The Irrational Knot, by George Bernard Shaw
  • To cross it -- were to stain with blood my hand. Cited from Maurine and Other Poems, by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  • There was an expression of perfect calm on the face, and no mark of blood to stain the side towards the light. Cited from The Paris Sketch Book, by W. M. Thackeray
  • We have determined to stain his skin, and at present he will pass as a Nubian. Cited from A Knight of the White Cross, G.A. Henty
  • It is used by some tribes of South American Indians to stain the skin.
  • During the video, red droplets begin to stain the white set.
  • Under this green shadow, which seemed very gently to stain the air, the town was indeed like a lost city beneath the sea. Cited from The Dark Forest, by Hugh Walpole
  • His love may now sink into passion, perhaps only to stain its wings and rise again, perhaps to drown. Cited from The Little Minister, by J.M. Barrie
  • Nyatoh wood is easy to work with and takes to stain and polish well.
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