Usage examples for quarters

  1. It will be rather a climb, but it isn't more than three- quarters of an hour from here, and we have not walked all day." – A Christmas Posy by Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
  2. " You'd better go on back to your quarters," she said. – Warlord of Kor by Terry Gene Carr
  3. Dinner will be ready in three- quarters of an hour." – Murder in the Gunroom by Henry Beam Piper
  4. But it's odd, these and such offers of protection come from many quarters. – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
  5. It was three quarters of an hour before Mark returned. – Colonel Thorndyke's Secret by G. A. Henty
  6. I'll go and get the gold bags, Barry, then I'd better take up quarters at the post. – Gold Out of Celebes by Aylward Edward Dingle
  7. " Mr. Ray is in his quarters, colonel. – Marion's Faith. by Charles King
  8. I expect him along in three- quarters of an hour." – Country Neighbors by Alice Brown
  9. Rip followed as the commander led the way to his own quarters. – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  10. I must be two minutes and three- quarters late. – Erema My Father's Sin by R. D. Blackmore
  11. Two weeks after, Mrs. Maroney, Miss Johnson, and Flora arrived in Chicago, and took up their quarters with Madam Imbert. – The Expressman and the Detective by Allan Pinkerton
  12. As we rounded to under his stern, we could see that he had all his crew of seven or eight men at quarters. – Famous Adventures And Prison Escapes of the Civil War by Various
  13. You will find the messenger at my quarters. – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
  14. " Madame," said he, " if Monsieur de la Mole were able to come to my quarters I would give him my own bed." – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  15. To have had to hunt for quarters in that town just then would have been no joke. – Jimgrim and Allah's Peace by Talbot Mundy
  16. The answer was a cheer; and the cheer carried to Jack, who was still in Davis' quarters. – The Boy Allies Under the Sea by Robert L. Drake
  17. I'd ha' liked nothin' better than to beat up them quarters. – On the Church Steps by Sarah C. Hallowell
  18. She did the distance in four hours and three- quarters. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  19. Here let us leave him for a little space, while we hurriedly seek better knowledge of him in other quarters. – Guy Rivers: A Tale of Georgia by William Gilmore Simms