Usage examples for blades

  1. Standing Cloud came and took a seat on the outside of the tepee- on the side where the canvas was fastened up- and there sat with bent head, her fingers busy with blades of grass, while her brother questioned her. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  2. Between these blades and the piece of granite, however, shot of chilled steel are poured; and they do the real cutting. – Diggers in the Earth by Eva March Tappan
  3. He held this treasure up before his patient's eyes, opening the blades one by one to display the glory of it. – The Valley of the Kings by Marmaduke Pickthall