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Usage examples for residence

  1. From that time he scarcely ever stayed there himself, and the old nest was good enough for a summer residence for the children. – 'O Thou, My Austria!' by Ossip Schubin
  2. It began to be rumoured about those parts that some strange thing had taken up its residence in the surrounding country. – A Hero of Romance by Richard Marsh
  3. He made no reply, except to turn immediately to the subject of her place of residence and her allowance. – Delia Blanchflower by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  4. In a few months Lady Anna might choose any residence she pleased for herself, and there could be no doubt whose house she would share, if she were not still kept in subjection. – Lady Anna by Anthony Trollope
  5. I assure you that I was entirely ignorant of your residence in this neighborhood, or it would have been the last place on earth in which I should have set foot. – The House Behind the Cedars by Charles W. Chesnutt
  6. Shall I take up my residence here? – Faith and Unfaith by Duchess
  7. The young man bowed, then moved smoothly through the heavy oak doors leading into Jacques's residence – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  8. There could not be a more appropriate and dignified residence for the Chief Magistrate of a republic. – America To-day, Observations and Reflections by William Archer
  9. Now, there certainly had been a lack of confidence between the married daughter and her mother as to a new residence – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  10. It was past the hour of one when he let himself in the front door of his residence – The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton by Wardon Allan Curtis
  11. By reason of residence in New England and his life abroad, he was not familiar with the negro, especially his Southern type. – His Sombre Rivals by E. P. Roe
  12. Those plans involved some change of residence no doubt. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  13. Father d'Olbeau had his residence at Quebec. – The Makers of Canada: Champlain by N. E. Dionne
  14. This gentleman, after admiring the healthy yet retired situation of their residence had suddenly been seized with an inspiration. – The Man From the Clouds by J. Storer Clouston
  15. And no sooner were we outside the gates than I declared I should never again enter a private residence by the back door. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  16. My residence will not be definitely fixed before to- morrow. – Beethoven: A Memoir (2nd Ed.) by Elliott Graeme
  17. Thus it came about that Schubert gained his release, and the two friends took up residence together at Schober's lodgings. – Story-Lives of Great Musicians by Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  18. Trevlyn House, the fine old residence of the late John Trevlyn, was closed. – The Fatal Glove by Clara Augusta Jones Trask
  19. I shall think it very sad indeed, if this young man be allowed to take up his residence in the parish after what has taken place. – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  20. As he returned to the barracks from Mr. Crowe's residence he thought wholly of this. – An Eye for an Eye by Anthony Trollope
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