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Quotes of nearby

  1. We made air attacks on the Japanese anchorage, sinking and damaging several vessels. However, the Japanese were alerted to the fact that American carriers were nearby – Jack Adams
  2. Also, I walk and hike in several different nearby parks near our home several early mornings a week. – Malcolm Boyd
  3. I also developed an interest in sports, and played in informal games at a nearby school yard where the neighborhood children met to play touch football, baseball, basketball and occasionally, ice hockey. – Steven Chu
  4. It's sometimes better to pretend I don't hear the sound of somebody in the nearby woods with a shotgun. – Dashiell Hammett
  5. I've lived nearby since 1981 and probably have averaged one run a week there. That's more than 1000 repetitions, and I have yet to tire of this course. – Joe Henderson
  6. I was born in Taunton, Massachusetts on June 1, 1917, but I actually grew up in nearby New Bedford. – William Standish Knowles
  7. Lauren Hill, I always have her solo CD nearby I have Coldplay, Radiohead, just a mix. – Taryn Manning
  8. Then I left school at 16 and worked in Perth Repertory Theatre, which was quite nearby where I lived. And I worked there for about six or seven months, as part of the stage crew. – Ewan McGregor
  9. As our cities have developed, they've built sometimes small villages or communities that were in place. And we've taken for granted all of that child care, the neighbourliness, the help that you get from people nearby – Susan Oliver
  10. I approached Red Square three times, trying to find somewhere to land, before discovering a wide bridge nearby I landed there and taxied into Red Square. – Mathias Rust
  11. Know how to travel from your town to a nearby town without a car, either by bus or by rail. – Marilyn vos Savant
  12. My daughter, the one who lives nearby is raising her children to be very much aware. We went on a nature walk on Monday; I'm learning so much from her. – Joanne Woodward
  13. I knew that my niece was working nearby with some bank, so my wife rang up the mother and the mother called back to say that shes just called up to say she was alright. – Lee Kuan Yew

Usage examples for nearby

  1. Their night camp was made among the solemn spruces by the side of a little brook winding its way to the nearby river. – Stranded in Arcady by Francis Lynde
  2. Often at night, in the small hours, all would adjourn for refreshments to a famous resort nearby to discuss the events of to- day and to- morrow, full of incident and excitement. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  3. The introduction quickly over, we three went out to get Craig's car which he kept at a nearby garage. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve
  4. The clock in a nearby church struck the hour of two. – A Little Book for Christmas by Cyrus Townsend Brady
  5. Then, at some hour when he thought his captors were busy elsewhere, he expected to attract the attention of some children playing in the street and offer to throw them some money if they would mail the letter in the nearby box. – The Dragon's Secret by Augusta Huiell Seaman
  6. Spencer Candron sat down in a nearby chair. – What The Left Hand Was Doing by Gordon Randall Garrett
  7. And then he saw another knight nearby a huge man who swung his sparkling blade with power and force. – ...After a Few Words... by Gordon Randall Garrett
  8. Ptarmigan shouted from nearby rocks. – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  9. They had gone only a short distance when they saw a small company of horsemen sweep into view over a nearby rise of the plain. – Three Sioux Scouts by Elmer Russell Gregor
  10. Jane opened the motor of the biplane, waved to Miss Comstock, who was standing nearby and then sped across the field. – Jane Stewardess of the Air Lines by Ruthe S. Wheeler
  11. During the days when Olafaksoah and his men were hunting or gathering furs and ivory at nearby villages along the coast, Annadoah sewed skins into garments for Olafaksoah and his men. – The Eternal Maiden by T. Everett Harré
  12. Nearby waiting to be placed, lay the slab which would obviously become the door to whatever Sam was building. – Mr. Chipfellow's Jackpot by Dick Purcell
  13. Then he pointed at the wall of a house nearby – The Holes Around Mars by Jerome Bixby
  14. Indeed, apparently there were no boats passing nearby – The Go Ahead Boys on Smugglers' Island by Ross Kay
  15. Then he turned and spoke to one of the tall Rajputs standing nearby who walked to the end of the porch and summoned several Brahmin priests. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  16. He had come in from a visit to a nearby patient, and, finding her upon the porch, had thrown himself upon the cushion at her feet, his head against her knee. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  17. His son, who had been living all this time in a nearby village, fell from a ladder and broke his neck. – Autumn by Robert Nathan
  18. In another quarter of an hour the lights of the camp showed nearby – The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest by Margaret Vandercook
  19. But I've wondered if she isn't concealed in one of these nearby houses, as she has such ready access to her own home. – Vicky Van by Carolyn Wells
  20. Beyond the castle wall the ground stretched away toward a nearby range of rugged low mountains. – The Pirates of Ersatz by Murray Leinster

Rhymes for nearby