Usage examples for furnaces

  1. She had nothing to do now but grieve for the child she had lost, and she willingly came in to help about the kitchen and parlor work, while her husband looked after the horses and cattle as well as he could, and tended the furnaces and saw that the plants in the greenhouses did not freeze. – The Quality of Mercy by W. D. Howells
  2. I am not powerless, and"- here I let her have a full look into my red- hot furnaces of wrath-" I stop at nothing in pursuing those who oppose me- at nothing!" – The Deluge by David Graham Phillips
  3. " As much as to say," remarked the other to Lilian, " that he would see them all consumed in furnaces before he stretched forth a hand to save them." – Denzil Quarrier by George Gissing