Usage examples for phoenix

  1. Connected Education at the New School for Social Research in the United States is one example, as is the University of Phoenix in Arizona. – The Online World by Odd de Presno
  2. This temple is built with one body and two wings, to represent the Phoenix- or so they say; the wood part wuz built in Japan and put up here by native Japans, brung over for that purpose. – Samantha at the World's Fair by Marietta Holley
  3. It is to be hoped that General Howard misunderstood General Shafter, because such strategy as that indicated would suggest the tactics of the pugnacious John Phoenix, who, in a fight in the editorial room, put his nose into the mouth of his adversary in order to hold the latter more securely. – Campaigning in Cuba by George Kennan