To better see all uses of the word
David Copperfield
please enable javascript.

Used In
David Copperfield
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • ’The friendliness of this gentleman,’ said Mr. Micawber to my aunt, ’if you will allow me, ma’am, to cull a figure of speech from the vocabulary of our coarser national sports — floors me.

  • There are no more uses of "cull" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • Cut off my hair, took my clothes, and put me in a pen outside with the others for a culling.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • They’d stand by and watch the culling.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading