Usage examples for household

  1. It is my good fortune to bring lovely women into this household. – Nature's Serial Story by E. P. Roe
  2. We can picture the great event in the quiet household. – The Boyhood of Great Inventors by A. Fraser Robertson
  3. He had always been regarded with fear in his own household, and the very sound of his voice now became a terror. – Prince Zaleski by M.P. Shiel
  4. " Leave that to me," said the master of the household. – Isaac T. Hopper by L. Maria Child
  5. But it ain't too late for you and your household to get out of here." – Hoofbeats on the Turnpike by Mildred A. Wirt
  6. Las Cases and his son were in one of the garrets, and Napoleon's chief valet de chambre and others of his household were in the second. – Napoleon's Young Neighbor by Helen Leah Reed
  7. The woman, is a servant in the household of Mrs. Carstairs; but she's not only absolutely devoted to her mistress, but is also unable to write even her name. – Afterwards by Kathlyn Rhodes
  8. Two great events had occurred in the Marneffe household. – Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac
  9. In reality, the whole household loved and admired her. – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  10. Even Peregrine, as he went down the steps after his mother, had begun to suspect the truth; and we may say that he was the last within all that household who did so. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  11. Good be with you and your Household always. – The Correspondence of Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1834-1872, Vol II. by Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson
  12. To ride on Peggy's 'magic carpet, ' as she calls it, said the Duke, is to be admitted to the household as a friend. – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
  13. Let the King's councillors and the officers of the household remain." – Moon of Israel by H. Rider Haggard
  14. From this day you cease to form part of our household. – Bohemians of the Latin Quarter by Henry Murger
  15. No dog had ever been allowed in his household lest it might go mad. – The Disowned, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  16. He then explained in detail the arrangements of our remarkable household. – The Spy in Black by J. Storer Clouston
  17. Strzezislava is certainly too rich for ordinary household use. – From a Terrace in Prague by Lieut.-Col. B. Granville Baker
  18. He took to his bed, and they of his household did think that he would die. – An Eye for an Eye by Anthony Trollope
  19. He remained in her household as long as she lived. – The Freedmen's Book by Lydia Maria Child