- wallenstein, albrecht wenzel eusebius von,
- waller, edmund,
- waller, fats,
- wallerian degeneration,
- walleye pollock,
- walleyed pike,
Origin of wallet
Examples from the Web for wallet
To risk eye contact with any of the above is to forfeit all singles in your wallet.Leaky Ceilings, Catcalls, and Uncaged Pythons: 4 Hours on NYC’s Worst Subway|Kevin Zawacki|August 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My Netflix account and, more importantly, my wallet would beg to differ.
INSIDER TIP: Anvil is not for the faint of wallet: fresh ingredients set imbibers back $8-$12 per cocktail.
Dodge a concussion, smile at Meatloaf Surprise, and of course open your wallet.
Plane travel is extremely dehydrating, and continuously purchasing water at airport prices can put a dent in your wallet.How to Get Cheaper Tickets, Live Like a Local, and Other Great Travel Hacks|Brandon Presser|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He drew the letter from his wallet, and handed it to Thorndyke, who looked at it attentively and with evident satisfaction.John Thorndyke's Cases|R. Austin Freeman
This done, he took down his wallet, and brought his tinder-box and an iron flask his careful mother had put in.
Poor Wapaw had already searched his wallet and firebag twice, without finding a crumb of food or a morsel of tobacco.Silver Lake|R.M. Ballantyne
He paused to draw some leaves of tobacco from his wallet and roll a thick cigar.Carmen Ariza|Charles Francis Stocking
Elisy got up, slung his wallet over his shoulders, and turned back.
Word Origin for wallet
late 14c., "bag, knapsack," of uncertain origin, probably from Old French, perhaps from Proto-Germanic *wal- "roll." Meaning "flat case for carrying paper money" is first recorded 1834, American English.