Usage examples for caller

  1. The housekeeper, however, going out, and taking a second glance at the caller, did not show him into the study, but instead, gave him a seat in the hall on the farther side from the coatstand. – The New Rector by Stanley J. Weyman
  2. The dagger might have been bought anywhere as a curiosity, and the veiled woman may have been a purely innocent caller." – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  3. Then there was the theatrical press- agent, a regular caller with his advance notices and free electros of coming attractions, his press passes. – Deep Furrows by Hopkins Moorhouse
  4. A frequent caller at my home, said a lady, is a capital story- teller, always instructive and pleasing; but she is a poor listener. – The Man Who Pleases and the Woman Who Charms by John A. Cone
  5. With the striking of the City Hall clock at nine Mrs. Brentwood had complained of the glare of the electric crossing- lamp and had gone in, leaving the caller with Penelope in the hammock on one side of him and Elinor in a basket chair on the other. – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  6. Knowing her intimate relations with the mistress of the house, the servant admitted her to the parlour and announced her presence to Judge Lawrence, who left the bedside of the invalid to tell the caller in person that Mrs Lawrence had fallen into a peaceful slumber, and that slight hopes were entertained of her possible recovery. – An Ambitious Man by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  7. Because I am not going to drag in the name of my caller! – In the Mayor's Parlour by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  8. He said he would make arrangements, and asked the caller to contact him again the next day. – Anything You Can Do ... by Gordon Randall Garrett
  9. Clarence was now a regular caller at the Alamar and the Mechlin houses. – The Squatter and the Don by C. Loyal
  10. Ryder gave his caller a look in which admiration was mingled with astonishment. – The Lion and the Mouse A Story of an American Life by Charles Klein
  11. The caller was young Pearson, the captain's acquaintance of the previous forenoon. – Cap'n Warren's Wards by Joseph C. Lincoln
  12. His caller slipped out, the door closed, and the sounds of walking horses faded out down the street. – Bring Me His Ears by Clarence E. Mulford
  13. Charles, as we know, was not a caller. – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  14. The day after his return there came a caller- Mr. John C. Burton, read his card. – The Metropolis by Upton Sinclair
  15. I think it was kind of silly for me to wear my blue just for one caller." – Prudence of the Parsonage by Ethel Hueston
  16. In the days when he was at the La Tir garrison he had been a frequent caller. – The Last Shot by Frederick Palmer