Usage examples for staples

  1. To support a war with France in 1353, the staple was reinstated by statute of 1353 after an experiment without it in which profits of a staple went to staples outside the nation. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  2. This comparative isolation was due partly to the institution of slavery, partly to devotion to the production of two or three great staples – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner