gas range

Origin of gas range

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85
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Examples from the Web for gas range

Historical Examples of gas range

  • She made the best possible dinners for him on their gas-range.

    The Job

    Sinclair Lewis

  • Then the three older girls set to work to cook the second breakfast on the gas-range.

    The Four Corners Abroad

    Amy Ella Blanchard

  • In the kitchen she found Miss Danton, the musical spinster, making her scant supper of tea and toast on the gas-range.

    Life and Gabriella

    Ellen Glasgow

  • Im wid yez, called Louise back from the gas-range, where she was doing something with sugar and water.

    Winona of the Camp Fire

    Margaret Widdemer

  • Then Mrs. Bryan introduced them to the ways of the gas-range, and went back to lie in wait for her Blue Birds.

    Winona of the Camp Fire

    Margaret Widdemer