39 examples of shoestring in sentences

"Sew up the coat with a shoestring, and let it go at that," suggested Max.

At night in the Lone Lands, among a thousand hill pockets and shoestring draws, it would be only a millionth chance that would bring a man and woman together unexpectedly.

How long will they remain with me, I wonder?" "Dear me, Uncle John," said practical Patsy; "your necktie's untied and dangling; like a shoestring!

The cobbler, who made shoes for the entire household, sat working at the same time in the men-servants' quarters, and one never tired of watching him as he cut the leather and soled and heeled the shoes and put eyelets in the shoestring holes.

" "You can't afford not to have something down on this if it's only a shoestring.

But, as I took off my coat in the lobby, I bent down as if to tie a shoestring, and had one more look at my revolver.

Jobbers on the street were crying their wares, anxious to sell anything or everything required, from a shoestring to a complete outfit for a four months' journey across the plains.

"Somebody's found he's got to hev a shoestring 'fore mornin'.

Despite shoestring budgets and lack of official advertising patronage in the initial years, the newspaper survived, cracked a monopoly in a vital area, and will now shortly enter its 21st year of publication.

Seven seas on a shoestring.

Two ends to our shoestring.

PINKERTON, ROBERT E. Two ends to our shoestring.

Shoestring symphony.

Shoestring theater.

The Golden shoestring.

Seven seas on a shoestring.

Two ends to our shoestring.

PINKERTON, ROBERT E. Two ends to our shoestring.

Shoestring symphony.

Shoestring theater.

The Golden shoestring.

Your humble Servant, Rachel Shoestring.

Mehitabel was a sure-enough genius: she could make a domestic difficulty out of a shoestring, she could draw a fambly jar through a hole in a sock, and she could bring on civil war over the question of whether there was anything to quar'l about, "Come Christmastime, I thought I'd leave home for a spell.

Like the French, they are enchanted, they are desolate, because you have got or have not got a shoestring or a wafer you happen to wantnot perceiving that superlatives are diminutives and weaken....

"An' the day before the note come due, here comes that shoestring in pants with the money to pay the note minus the damages, and four new tires fer the truck!

39 examples of  shoestring  in sentences