Usage examples for hickory

  1. I should say he is- as tough as hickory – American Men of Action by Burton E. Stevenson
  2. " Well," says Old Hickory as I drifts back to the office, " did you and the Lieutenant discover any serious plot of international character?" – Wilt Thou Torchy by Sewell Ford
  3. Let's bring some of that oak and hickory in from the wood lot. – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard