Examples from the Web for horace
Tell me something interesting—preferably funny—about Horace Greeley.
In any case, she was a looker and Horace—with his blue eyes and his sweet-talking ways—won her over.
Old pictures of the couple show Horace decked out in a three-piece suit and diamond rings and Margaret swaddled in furs.
Horace had been playing poker with a mortician, who had put the car up as collateral.
Horace was athletic and clever, known, probably apocryphally, as the fastest cotton picker in Clay County.
I omit Horace Walpole's exact expression, which is more witty than proper.Memoirs of the Jacobites of 1715 and 1745|Mrs. Thomson
Prue was enraptured, and Horace was despatched to Jake with the proffer of a magnificent opportunity.In a Little Town|Rupert Hughes
This was how Horace found the house which had nursed his childhood and imprisoned his youth.The House on the Moor, v. 3/3|Mrs. Oliphant
He quit on account of a girl, sez Horace; an then I stopped my foolishness, an settled down to get the story out of him.Friar Tuck|Robert Alexander Wason
Horace Hibbs, acting as official timer, squinted inquiringly at the two teams.The Boy Scouts of Lakeville High|Leslie W. Quirk
British Dictionary definitions for horace
Culture definitions for horace
An ancient Roman poet, known for his odes. Horace insisted that poetry should offer both pleasure and instruction.