Usage examples for den

  1. They were put to bed, and the next morning Daddy Morrison called them into his " den" before he left for the office, and told them that for a week they could not go out of their own yard. – Brother and Sister by Josephine Lawrence
  2. Mistiss en Miss Lady, dee ain' know w'at ter make er all dis, en dee stan' dar lookin' fus' at Marster en den at one er n'er. – Free Joe and Other Georgian Sketches by Joel Chandler Harris
  3. I followed him into his den and accepted a cigarette and something cool to drink. – The Professor's Mystery by Wells Hastings Brian Hooker
  4. I took a few ducats from my purse, and slipped them into her hand, and without waiting for her to find out how much I had given her I left that horrible den. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  5. I had intended to beard the lion in his country den; but now the lion will find me in his own town den, and I must beard him here. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  6. It's yonder in the den. – Kenny by Leona Dalrymple
  7. But the dogged Indians, like wounded wolves in their den, stuck in their barricaded houses, and refused all terms of peace. – The Spanish Pioneers by Charles F. Lummis
  8. Her husband sat alone in his den and smoked long after she had taken her step and retired to rest- but not to sleep. – Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon
  9. Yo'r maw'll find me with it, and den she'll blame me. – A Little Florida Lady by Dorothy C. Paine
  10. Then the wise man said: " A giant named Smoke- tail has carried her to his den in the Vindhya forest." – Twenty-two Goblins by Unknown
  11. The lion's den is not so dangerous a place as you imagined. – The Light That Lures by Percy Brebner
  12. " I can't think with you two whispering there," he said, " I'm going to the den." – The Window at the White Cat by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  13. I be'n takin' my own time 'bout killin' 'im; I ain' be'n crowdin' de man, but I'll be ready after a w'ile, an' den he kin look out! – The Marrow of Tradition by Charles W. Chesnutt
  14. But Geoffrey goes alone to where he knows he shall find Nicholas in his own den. – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  15. I've often settled papa's den. – A Little Rebel by Mrs. Hungerford
  16. Den it were me. – The Two Vanrevels by Booth Tarkington
  17. Den we has him. – Old Hendrik's Tales by Arthur Owen Vaughan