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Usage examples for arrival

  1. He had evidently been working, upon their arrival. – The Desert of Wheat by Zane Grey
  2. This was, that he had got wind of my arrival in Brazil. – Long Live the King by Guy Boothby
  3. I'm just now sitting in state waiting his arrival. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  4. The word was quickly passed that Phil had returned safe and sound, and ten minutes after his arrival every man and woman in the show had heard the news. – The-Circus-Boys-on-the-Mississippi-or-Afloat-with-the-Big-Show-on-the-Big-River by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  5. The day after his arrival at the General two plain- clothes men came to question him. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  6. Duppo made signs to us that it was here he wished to remain for the arrival of his father. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  7. On my arrival here, I spoke with the minister on the subject. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  8. Sometimes, before a new arrival, he would touch off his or her character and circumstances in a few words. – Father Payne by Arthur Christopher Benson
  9. If I heard at the navy department of your arrival, others may have learned it as well. – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  10. She could not believe that they had all been, just like this, before her arrival. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  11. She saw that her aunt's eyes were fixed upon the view; as upon the day of her arrival, so now. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  12. Has your arrival changed the plans? – Rainbow's End by Rex Beach
  13. I anticipate the day of his arrival. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VI. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  14. Of course she would ask as to her lover immediately upon her arrival. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  15. " Good afternoon, Joseph," said the new arrival. – Adventures of Bindle by Herbert George Jenkins
  16. My arrival was evidently quite unexpected, and not very agreeable. – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker
  17. Behold, however, presently another arrival- Mr. Tag- rag!! – Ten Thousand a-Year. Volume 1. by Samuel Warren
  18. I hope she will report us on arrival, to let friends at home know we are so far all right on our voyage. – A Boy's Voyage Round the World by The Son of Samuel Smiles
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