Inkpot in a sentence

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Definition of Inkpot

  • a bottle of ink

How to use inkpot in a sentence. Inkpot pronunciation.

The parastata, like an inkpot.
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The bronze lobster whose back opened and disclosed an inkpot and a sand- box was quite ugly; but I thought it beautiful then, and if Lowell thought otherwise he never did anything to let me know it.
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He put the thing in the middle of his writing-table (he nearly always wrote on a pasteboard pad resting upon his knees), and there it remained as long as I knew the place-a matter of twenty-five years; but in all that time I suppose the inkpot continued as dry as the sand-box.
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Whilst his few pence lasted, and his inkpot was full, he wrote several short stories, and left them here and there at the offices of various magazines.
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Easy to take, quick to work, and on the whole rather agreeable than otherwise. Mr Meggs hid the glass behind the inkpot and rang the bell.
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While they sat talking Jadu Babu's eldest boy came to his mother, whimpering:- "Chota Kaka (my young uncle) has whipped me because an inkpot of his slipped from my hand, while I was playing with it, and got broken!
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Mr Benny, having patted up the pad to his satisfaction, answered with a nod only, and dipped his pen in the inkpot.
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He weighted one corner with the inkpot, and for a second weight reached out a hand for one of three hyacinth vases which decorated the centre of the table.
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Either he absents himself entirely from all fellowship, and lives a recluse in a garret, with carpet slippers and a leaden inkpot; or he comes among people swiftly and bitterly, in a contraction of his whole nervous system, to discharge some temper before he returns to work.
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I was near Eisenach, and I wished some good fairy would put in my hand that inkpot which Luther threw at the devil.
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Examples of Inkpot

Example #1
The glandules in the mouth, like The bladder, like a stone-bow.
Example #2
Stay here, you lively, jovial, handsome, brisk, Gay, witty, frolic, cheerful, merry, frisk, Spruce, jocund, courteous, furtherers of trades, And, in a word, all worthy gentle blades.
Example #3
I am rather glad that among them was the gentle and kindly Ik Marvel, whose 'Reveries of a Bachelor' and whose 'Dream Life' the young people of that day were reading with a tender rapture which would not be altogether surprising, I dare say, to the young people of this.
Example #4
He put the thing in the middle of his writing-table (he nearly always wrote on a pasteboard pad resting upon his knees), and there it remained as long as I knew the place-a matter of twenty-five years; but in all that time I suppose the inkpot continued as dry as the sand-box.
Example #5
The books have survived the span of immortality fixed by our amusing copyright laws, and seem now, when any pirate publisher may plunder their author, to have a new life before them.
Example #6
My visit was in the heat of August, which is as fervid in Cambridge as it can well be anywhere, and I still have a sense of his study windows lifted to the summer night, and the crickets and grasshoppers crying in at them from the lawns and the gardens outside.