Usage examples for LANES

  1. It stood about a mile from the Grove, by the lanes, and twice that distance by the high road. – Daisy Burns (Volume 2) by Julia Kavanagh
  2. An sae we maun hae worship our lanes for want o' you, ye hizzy!" – David Elginbrod by George MacDonald
  3. Regiments of soldiers march with regular clattering step through holy precincts and up and down the crooked lanes and squares; barracks and parade- grounds occupy consecrated soil,- still Santa Maria la Mayor raises her voice to command obedience and proclaim her undivided dominion over the plains of drowsy, old Castile. – Cathedrals of Spain by John A. (John Allyne) Gade
  4. Again and again the quarry turned, blindly seeking refuge in the darkest lanes. – Jonah by Louis Stone
  5. One day the submarines would attack along one of these lanes; then the little destroyer fleet would rush to this scene of operations. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick
  6. Chet Bullard was more at home among the air- lanes of Earth than he was on solid ground. – The Finding of Haldgren by Charles Willard Diffin
  7. We are two miles from a village, and three miles from the nearest station, so you can imagine how quiet it is, when it gets dark soon after four o'clock, and the lanes are thick with snow. – Sisters Three by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  8. After passing through Offingen we had to thread our way through a network of country lanes and small villages. – The Escaping Club by A. J. Evans
  9. But there wasna ane o' the men or the maids 'at wad hae daured be their lanes wi' that man, prence as he ca'd himsel'. – Malcolm by George MacDonald
  10. If secret meetings in lanes and by- ways were going on between Mavis and Gray, Gray would hardly have been so frank in saying he had seen Mavis the previous afternoon for Gray must know that Jason knew there had been no meeting at Steve Hawn's house. – The Heart Of The Hills by John Fox, Jr.
  11. He knew Mr. Horbury very well indeed; had known him for many years; Mr. Horbury had often talked to him when they met in the fields and lanes of the neighbourhood. – The Chestermarke Instinct by J. S. Fletcher
  12. Better search the lanes along the road. – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  13. The roads in fact were and are, little more than lanes between the isolated woods across the low scrub of the old Weald. – England of My Heart--Spring by Edward Hutton
  14. I observed with surprise that, as the attacking columns advanced, the Russian rifle- fire ceased, though the battery continued to cut lanes in the living masses. – In the Track of the Troops by R.M. Ballantyne
  15. All I say is, you don't know your own lanes and woods and fields. – Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes
  16. The lanes of this underground village were still fast asleep. – The Fat and the Thin by Emile Zola
  17. " We are not exactly on the well- traveled ocean lanes," Parker pointed out. – Sinister Paradise by Robert Moore Williams
  18. I have been walking through the wet lanes in my pampooties in spite of the rain, and I have brought on a feverish cold. – The Aran Islands by John M. Synge
  19. Together they explored the country lanes or left them for a dash straight across the fields, taking anything that chanced to be in the way. – The Short Line War by Merwin-Webster
  20. And the ways out of it led into lanes; it had neither sight nor hearing of the high roads beyond. – The Flaw in the Crystal by May Sinclair