Usage examples for hake

  1. Hake and his friend sought out all of the old warriors and gained all the information they desired. – Myths and Legends of the Sioux by Marie L. McLaughlin
  2. Behind the counter of a fried- fish shop in High Street, Camden Town, serving slabs of browned hake and skate, and penn'orths of fried eels and chips to the hungry customers who surge in tempestuously to be fed on their homeward way from the Oxford or the Camden Hall of Varieties, or the theatre at the junction of Gower Street and the Hampstead Road- one develops acuteness of observation, one gains experience, there being always the bloke who cuts and runs without paying, or eats and shows reversed trouser- pockets in default of settlement, to deal with.... – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves