Usage examples for attendant

  1. I was shown round by a very charming attendant, who handled the new coins as though he loved them and took precisely that pride in the place that the Government seems to lack. – A Wanderer in Paris by E. V. Lucas
  2. On reaching the gate, we found that we were anxiously expected; for there was an attendant in waiting, who instantly conducted us to the seats that were provided for our special reception. – The Monikins by J. Fenimore Cooper
  3. " Another gentleman was in to- day looking at that bag," said the attendant. – The Port of Adventure by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  4. Of course, there were problems attendant on this view of things. – The Impossibles by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  5. An attendant now steps forward, takes the children into his charge, and leads them away. – Our World, or, The Slaveholders Daughter by F. Colburn Adams
  6. Gabriel Haller waited for some time at the door, until an attendant informed him that the Prince was dining with his family and then he stole away. – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  7. Then, important and impatient, he turned to the attendant. – Historic Girls by E. S. Brooks
  8. Would you save all men from sin and its attendant misery if you could? – Twenty-Four Short Sermons On The Doctrine Of Universal Salvation by John Bovee Dods
  9. He was the regular attendant of an old golfer who had had a most disastrous day. – The Complete Golfer [1905] by Harry Vardon
  10. After a moment's pause, he orders an attendant to bring something " to take"-" Similar to the squire's!" – Our World, or, The Slaveholders Daughter by F. Colburn Adams
  11. The feeble current which arrives there has been used for some months merely as giving a signal, by which an attendant is guided in dropping the Ball by hand. – Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by George Biddell Airy
  12. He murmured a blessing on his child, and saying he was glad to go, died upon the battle- field, in the arms of his attendant. – The Old-Fashioned Fairy Book by Constance Cary Harrison
  13. Evidently she had no desire to engage in conversation with an attendant at the sanitarium. – Mary Louise and Josie O'Gorman by Emma Speed Sampson
  14. Livry found it so heavy that he could scarcely lift it from the table, and gave it to an attendant who presented himself. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  15. Supper was prepared for the child as usual, and Gomin, his attendant, took it up to the room. – Claimants to Royalty by John H. Ingram
  16. And now they were in a great marble vestibule, and Father Anton was handing a card to an attendant, and speaking to the man. – The Belovéd Traitor by Frank L. Packard
  17. His chief attendant is a black man who saved his life from the savages in America, and who will not hear, on any account, of being made free. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  18. A note was brought to me by an attendant. – The Master Mummer by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  19. " Get a doctor as quickly as you can," he added to a second attendant. – The Metropolis by Upton Sinclair