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Origin of wharf rat
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Example sentences from the Web for wharf rat
One rat had once fallen on his head, he said, during a rat raid of a local home.
Since rat root comes from a plant that grows on the edge of the lake there are concerns that the plant is carrying toxins.
Chief Adam offers us some of the local medicine called rat root.
The episode includes satirical images of crime-ridden, rat-infested slums overrun by child-biting monkeys.Mr. Simpson Goes to Washington: How Homer Influenced Politics|Asawin Suebsaeng|August 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A cabin filled with the Rat Pack and the ladies who loved them.
She had just left the wharf at Cincinnati for Louisville, with 225 passengers on board, of whom but 124 were saved.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Dick was at the wharf, one day last week, when one of the up river boats arrived.
Robert uttered a shrill, piercing whistle which might have been heard back at the wharf.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Next morning Judy shouted that there was a rat in the nursery, and thus he forgot to tell her the wonderful news.
He had repeated till he was thrice weary the statement that "the Cat lay on the Mat and the Rat came in."