Usage examples "kidney":
- With the American this was an instinct; while perhaps with any other Englishman, than one of Garth's kidney, the idea would scarce have been entertained. - "The White Gauntlet", Mayne Reid.
- The lieutenant couldn't fail of being impressed by the fact that I had come with one of his own kidney as escort, and from this out I shall have a kindly feeling for a red coat, even though I fail to love the one that wears it. - "The Minute Boys of Boston", James Otis.
- Leaping to the kidney- stones that paved it, he announced himself a visitor to Mistress Rosamund. - "The Sea-Hawk", Raphael Sabatini.