Usage examples for onion

  1. She smelt an onion – Ulysses by James Joyce
  2. In me- a plain woman, sir, with my hands still odorous of onion dressing, and a safety- pin from my daughter's bathing- struggle still sticking into my twelve- and- a- half- cent gingham,- in me, I say, you behold a contented human creature, who confidently hopes to live to be ninety- seven! – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  3. He asked me to come and help him plant onion seeds, and I rather think I did it pretty well; for after that he let me plant a number of things, and label little sticks to put down by the side of them. – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins