Stay-lace in a sentence

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How to use stay-lace in a sentence. Stay-lace pronunciation.

The barometer came slowly down at the end of-a stay-lace.
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Mr. Furze unfastened his wife's gown and stay-laces, and gave her a stimulant.
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That charmer dwells over a staymaker's in the Belgravian Borders, with a life-size model in the window on the ground floor of a distinguished beauty in a blue petticoat, stay-lace in hand, looking over her shoulder at the town in innocent surprise.
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Miss Billsmethi, thus renounced, forthwith began screaming in the loudest key of her voice, at the rate of fourteen screams a minute; and being unsuccessful, in an onslaught on the eyes and face, first of the lady in gauze and then of Mr. Augustus Cooper, called distractedly on the other three-and-seventy pupils to furnish her with oxalic acid for her own private drinking; and, the call not being honoured, made another rush at Mr. Cooper, and then had her stay-lace cut, and was carried off to bed.
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Examples of Stay-lace

Example #1
The barometer showed a frightful elevation.
Example #2
This time her face did not appear.
Example #3
Presently, after directing him with a gasp to open the window, she recovered herself.
Example #4
She was not selfish at one moment, and unselfishly anxious for her child the next; but she was both together at the same instant, the particular course on which she might determine satisfying both instincts.
Example #5
Because you won't let me.
Example #6
As well she may, to find herself dressing under the circumstances.