Origin of souvenir
Examples from the Web for souvenir
And more than anything, I wanted a souvenir for my father, so I rolled him back, and he had gold teeth.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
After the ceremony, the Greek gave back the ten grand and kept what was left of the dollar for a souvenir.
We stop at a souvenir stand to buy buttons that proclaim I RODE IT!The Stacks: The Inimitable Albert Brooks Caught at the Dawn of His Movie Career|Paul Slansky|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He then jokes about the legal risks of keeping the butt as a souvenir for back home.
She lived out her life selling his clothes to souvenir hunters and people like that.
Then, very coaxingly, "Didn't you bring your old Nannie a souvenir from the war?"Four Days|Hetty Hemenway
"Don't you want one of the windows for a souvenir," joked the Southerner.The Boy Scouts of the Air in Indian Land|Gordon Stuart
Here is a love-billet from some simpleton, with a knife as a souvenir; sharpen it on the Arbicos.Under Two Flags|Ouida [Louise de la Ramee]
This volume forms a superb gift-book and souvenir of the Holy Land.
He replied "Absolument pas—je suis ici comme prince italien, frère du roi," declining any sort of Spanish souvenir.Letters of a Diplomat's Wife|Mary King Waddington