Usage examples for gist

  1. Such was the gist of his history, which, as we learned afterwards, proved to be true in every particular. – Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed by H. Rider Haggard
  2. That's the joysome gist of my remarks! – For the Sake of the School by Angela Brazil
  3. This is the gist of one of the famous fourteen points. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith