Usage examples for device

  1. " He is full of device," he said, heartily, " and r- ready, always, to think and to do." – A Tar-Heel Baron by Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton
  2. I know that device upon your hand. – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley
  3. " My lord," said the officer at the gate, " one Master Adam Warner hath just, by permission, been conducted to the Lord Henry's presence, and the beast beareth some strange and grim- looking device for my lord's diversion." – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton