Usage examples for abode

  1. There he abode for some time. – Good Stories For Great Holidays Arranged for Story-Telling and Reading Aloud and for the Children's Own Reading by Frances Jenkins Olcott
  2. The other, is that you should take up your abode at Dr. Maryland's for the winter. – The Gold of Chickaree by Susan Warner
  3. At that time Merlin abode near the Well of Labenes. – Arthurian Chronicles: Roman de Brut by Wace
  4. " They say," whispered a young student from Paris, to a learned doctor of laws, with whom he abode, " that his defence has been a masterpiece." – Rienzi by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  5. Arthur was delighted when Raymond accepted his suggestion and made his abode at North Hill. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  6. It was in this cold attic the dog took up his abode. – An Isle in the Water by Katharine Tynan
  7. Why not take up your abode there instead of in a paltry lodging in the town? – Paul Clifford, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  8. They invited us, and we went to their abode. – Studies in the Out-Lying Fields of Psychic Science by Hudson Tuttle
  9. The space between their abode and their opposite neighbours was so narrow that the sun could scarcely pierce between. – Night and Morning, Volume 3 by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  10. No one knew why they had taken up their abode amidst all the uproar of a business neighbourhood; for the husband did nothing at all, spending his days no one knew how and living on no one knew what, though he made his appearance every evening as though he were tired but delighted with some excursion into the highest regions of politics. – The Fat and the Thin by Emile Zola
  11. It would be wise, mother, for you to leave this abode of misery. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  12. My abode is there. – The White Invaders by Raymond King Cummings
  13. Nevertheless, Biorn could not bear the thought of his guests seeking shelter in any other knight's abode. – Sintram and His Companions by Friedrich de la Motte Fouque Commentator: Charlotte M. Yonge
  14. And why an impossible abode? – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  15. No sign of Doddridge Knapp disturbed the morning, and at the noon hour I returned to the room in the house of mystery that was still my only fixed abode. – Blindfolded by Earle Ashley Walcott