Example sentences for: davy

How can you use “davy” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • (Special guest star: Davy Jones.)

  • The metal was identified in 1808 by Sir Humphry Davy, who originally named it alumium , based on Latin alumen , and alum , oxides and sulphates of aluminum, respectively, which were known to the ancients.

  • D) "The Dance": Nash lies and promises everyone that Davy Jones will be coming to the school dance; at the last minute, Davy shows up to save the day.

  • Off Grafton Street is Kehoe’s (South Anne Street), a favorite watering spot; and on Duke Street are two pubs with with Ulysses connections — Davy Byrne’s, where Leopold Bloom ate a gorgonzola sandwich and drank a glass of wine, and Bailey’s, a busy, trendy pub on the site of Leopold Bloom’s house.

  • Four years later, however, Davy changed his mind and called the element aluminum , which he felt more closely resembled the Latin roots.


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