How to use carpet tack in a sentence
It was an ordinary carpet tack, such as they were about to make, but with a crimson-covered top.Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford | George Randolph Chester
The corner of this picture being lifted, disclosed a small key, hung over the head of a carpet-tack driven into the wall.Phaeton Rogers | Rossiter Johnson
I don't know when I ever saw a chap so anxious to melt right down into a corner and be mistaken for a carpet tack.At Good Old Siwash | George Fitch
Here are two things any man can find in the dark—a carpet tack and a limburger sandwich.The Silly Syclopedia | Noah Lott
The improved carpet tack is after all but a peculiar combination of body and head and barbs.