Usage examples for Leeches

  1. From them to the Stamp Office, if I remember right, and oh Lord, didn't I fall among leeches there? – Put Yourself in His Place by Charles Reade
  2. At the risk of all thick bandages, and upsetting a dozen medicine bottles, and scattering leeches right and left, she managed to get into my arms, although they could not hold her. – Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor by R. D. Blackmore
  3. A very irritable sore sometimes forms after the application of leeches. – An Essay on the Application of the Lunar Caustic in the Cure of Certain Wounds and Ulcers by John Higginbottom

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