Usage examples for Houses

  1. " We can't storm the houses. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. But people must have conversation, they must have houses, and they must have stories. – The Defendant by G.K. Chesterton
  3. The houses seemed half deserted. – The Valley of Vision by Henry Van Dyke
  4. The houses were built on three sides of a square court. – English Villages by P. H. Ditchfield
  5. And I knew that in the houses on the shore dead men and women were lying. – The Seaboard Parish, Complete by George MacDonald
  6. " He was doing a round of country- houses. – A Maker of History by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  7. They never come into the village; but of course it would be terribly dangerous anywhere beyond the houses. – The Rajah of Dah by George Manville Fenn
  8. She's in the south of France just now, and when she comes to town they'll meet quite happily and visit at each other's houses. – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  9. Bob, Teddy and Mrs. Newton inquired at a number of houses, but no one in them had seen Trouble and Nicknack that day. – The Curlytops at Uncle Frank's Ranch by Howard R. Garis
  10. They all said that there was no luck about any of the houses, with Hildegarde awa'. – Hildegarde's Harvest by Laura E. Richards
  11. I'm so tired of staring at those houses across the way. – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  12. " My people always desire it, when we come into contact with the heads of great houses," he added. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  13. At least this is certain, that for nearly four centuries after its birth the printing- press in use in all printing- houses remained the same in form as that which Caxton's workmen had used in the Red Pale at Westminster. – A Short History of English Printing, 1476-1898 by Henry R. Plomer
  14. Presently we came into that wide new street of mean houses, of which I have already spoken. – The Valley of Vision by Henry Van Dyke
  15. Why has congress two houses? – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  16. Did the shepherds live in houses twenty stories high? – Jerry by Jean Webster
  17. " There's bound to be a- many a person in all them houses," she went on. – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  18. I reminded Captain Burns of what I had said yesterday: that there were houses of that description, more or less, in England, real houses! – The Brightener by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  19. Folks in glass houses, simmin' to me, shouldn' throw stones. – The Mayor of Troy by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch