Usage examples for anteroom

  1. And he is already in the anteroom, and waits for an immediate audience? – Andreas Hofer by Lousia Muhlbach
  2. A small door at the other extremity of the hall admitted into an anteroom, in which some half score pages, the sons of knights and barons, were gathered round an old warrior, placed at their head as a sort of tutor, to instruct them in all knightly accomplishments; and beckoning forth one of these youths from the ring, the earl's chamberlain said, with a profound reverence, " Will you be pleased, my young lord, to conduct your cousin, Master Marmaduke Nevile, to the earl's presence?" – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  3. Four pages of the Council, in their white and scarlet livery, met me and conducted me instantly to a little anteroom behind the great council chamber. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930 by Various
  4. The girl with the rose- colored ribbons came to the door of the anteroom to summon her mistress to luncheon, but Lady Audley only opened the door a little way, and intimated her intention of taking no luncheon. – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  5. After leaving the imperial chamber, we were entertained in the anteroom with Japanese tea and cigars. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  6. This point is one of vital importance, we are told, for it has been proved by means of a self- registering weighing- machine on which he was seated, and to which he was securely fastened with an electrical apparatus secretly hidden beneath the seat, which would at once ring a bell in an anteroom if he endeavored to rise from his seat during the experiment, that the actual loss in weight to the sensitive, when a fully materialized entity was standing in our midst, was no less than sixty- five pounds! – The Best Psychic Stories by Various
  7. The door of the anteroom was violently thrust open, and the pipe- master appeared on the threshold. – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
  8. When the anteroom is at last reached, the ladies await their turns, being admitted to the audience chamber in groups of four. – Modern India by William Eleroy Curtis
  9. Dodeth went into an anteroom and tried to relax and get a little sleep- though he doubted he'd get any. – The Asses of Balaam by Gordon Randall Garrett
  10. He turned pale, started up, and hastened to the anteroom, where he beheld a face entirely strange to him. – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  11. Two men hurried through a doorway of a small anteroom to his left, calling to him. – Monkey On His Back by Charles V. De Vet