Usage examples for chalet

  1. In the gathering twilight the building looked more than ever like a great Swiss chalet. – Behind the Green Door by Mildred A. Wirt
  2. Wind of the West, Wind of the West, Breathe on my little chalet. – Molly Brown's Sophomore Days by Nell Speed
  3. He frequently promenaded on the piazza of a little Swiss chalet, standing on the mantel- piece, and thought it a charming residence for a single gentleman like himself. – Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag by Louisa M. Alcott
  4. " I'm most awfully embarrassed," announced Molly, " but here goes," and she read the following verses: The Chalet of the West Wind. – Molly Brown's Sophomore Days by Nell Speed
  5. This roof, like the roof of a Swiss chalet, overhung the building so far that on the second floor there was an outside gallery with a balustrade, on which the owners of the house could walk under cover and survey the street, also the river basin between the bridges and the two lines of houses. – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac
  6. The steamer which brings our rheumatic traveller from the motor- stage at the foot of the lake lands him at the upper chalet group, appropriately Swiss, which finds vantage on a rocky promontory for the view of the divide. – The Book of the National Parks by Robert Sterling Yard
  7. He's hiding out with another hacker, Nibbler in a motel chalet, Black Mountain, North Carolina. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  8. A new hive, something resembling a Swiss chalet was ordered, and with it came two pairs of gauntlets and some veils which looked like meat- safes. – The Brother of Daphne by Dornford Yates
  9. We took refuge from the hardest of it in a lonely chalet high up on the hillside, where a roughly dressed, frowzy Swiss, who spoke bad German, and said he was a schoolmaster, gave us a bench in the shed of his schoolroom. – Saunterings by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  10. And yet, when it passed, victorious, The stars came out on the mountains, And the torrents gusty and glorious, Clamoured in a thousand fountains, And even far down in the valley, A light re- discovered the chalet. – Lundy's Lane and Other Poems by Duncan Campbell Scott
  11. Then he looked up the phone line of the computer chalet. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus