The man tried to explain that the basket was a gift for her from some organization.
So it is that Romanticism is a basket of ideas, many of them contradictory.
She quickly moves down each aisle, filling her basket with produce.
Essentially, the problem was too much dunking and basket interference, which was allowed then.
It is the first principle of investing that you should not put all of your eggs in one basket.
"Then I'll pick out the ripest in the basket for you," said Irene, her voice trembling.
I turned away, but, as I turned, my eyes happened to fall on her basket.
She removed the basket from her arm and set it on the table.
"A basket of plover's eggs," said the Headman of Half-a-Loaf.
"I don't steal," said Willy, setting the basket on another stair.
early 13c., from Anglo-French bascat, origin obscure despite much speculation. On one theory from Latin bascauda "kettle, table-vessel," said by the Roman poet Martial to be from Celtic British and perhaps cognate with Latin fascis "bundle, faggot," in which case it probably originally meant "wicker basket." But OED frowns on this, and there is no evidence of such a word in Celtic unless later words in Irish and Welsh, counted as borrowings from English, are original.