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Usage examples for dumbwaiter

  1. It was a dumbwaiter, Mrs. Bracken said. – Mary Rose of Mifflin by Frances R. Sterrett
  2. Apparently Jane knew more about the ways and means of " Breezy Inn" than the children did; for she directed them explicitly how to let down the dumbwaiter, and, then, after having carefully placed on it the tray of good things and the clock, she advised them about drawing it up. – Marjorie's Vacation by Carolyn Wells
  3. " Sako has taken nothing from the dumbwaiter this morning," Mr. Wells said very coldly after he had exchanged a few words with his servant. – Mary Rose of Mifflin by Frances R. Sterrett
  4. Back of the chimney is a ladder which leads to the secret closet above, also a little dumbwaiter shaft, through which food and water could be sent to the people in hiding. – Historic Homes by Mary H. Northend
  5. She came up to your house with a dumbwaiter. – Mary Rose of Mifflin by Frances R. Sterrett
  6. I heard the poor girl weeping down- stairs, and when I went to the dumbwaiter to ask her what was the matter, I heard- I heard a man's voice. – The Bicyclers and Three Other Farces by John Kendrick Bangs
  7. It's a lucky thing, Jenny Lind, that you were not on his dumbwaiter. – Mary Rose of Mifflin by Frances R. Sterrett
  8. Two or three houses that I have known had a very simple rough dumbwaiter running from the cellar up into a window- seat. – Making a Fireplace by Henry H. Saylor
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