Usage examples for assembly

  1. A murmur ran through the whole assembly, who seemed evidently much moved by this political speech from one whom they were accustomed to look upon with dread, as the interpreter of the will of heaven. – Monsieur Violet by Frederick Marryat
  2. All your chambers have been specially padded, as you may have remarked, and I wish you to remain in them, only issuing when summoned for assembly here. – The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss
  3. 2. Describe the First General Assembly. – Sketches of the Covenanters by J. C. McFeeters
  4. No one left, and for two hours and a half he held that packed assembly in close and silent attention. – Half a Century by Jane Grey Cannon Swisshelm
  5. Upon the great stone in the centre of the assembly stood the noble Frithiof. – Northland Heroes by Florence Holbrook
  6. In the morning she allowed herself a little sleep, but she was obliged at noon to dress for the assembly, which was to begin before sunset. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  7. When the assembly met the sky was clear. – The Story of Pocahantas by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  8. The whole assembly in that big hall felt that it was not mere applause that the orater and his kind were out to win. – The Disturbing Charm by Berta Ruck
  9. The General Assembly sitting in Charleston, break up. – A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion by William Dobein James
  10. From our seats we could see the greater part of the assembly,- not quite all, however of the pupils. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  11. To this religious assembly William Bradford and other delegates from the Plymouth church were invited. – William Bradford of Plymouth by Albert Hale Plumb
  12. The assembly of birds looked at one another, and there was a silence. – The Curious Book of Birds by Abbie Farwell Brown
  13. When the letter was read before the assembly every eye was turned toward Zwingli. – The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli by Johann Hottinger
  14. It was at a public " assembly." – Border and Bastille by George A. Lawrence
  15. 4. What is the name of the assembly in your state which makes the laws? – Introductory American History by Henry Eldridge Bourne Elbert Jay Benton
  16. Let us go at once to the National Assembly. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  17. Seraphin cast a glance over the assembly. – The Progressionists, and Angela. by Conrad von Bolanden
  18. Poor Lawkins retired, and the assembly, being warned by his awful example, heard the doctor out without further interruption. – The Willoughby Captains by Talbot Baines Reed
  19. In 1766 he was elected to the General Assembly. – Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution by L. Carroll Judson
  20. Under the low ceiling, amidst the smoke from the pipes, in the blinding glare of the gas, he sent his lines flying through the assembly like expectorations, projected by a whirlwind of furious contempt. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola