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Usage examples for resident

  1. After Whitelocke returned home, the Resident of France and Woolfeldt met at his house to visit him, and staid with him three hours. – A Journal of the Swedish Embassy in the Years 1653 and 1654, Vol II. by Bulstrode Whitelocke
  2. After the Netherland deputies had received their final dismissal from the King, they sent Calvart, who had been secretary to their embassy, on a secret mission to Henry of Navarre, then resident at Chartres. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  3. " Yes," said the Resident, quietly. – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  4. I would advise you to accept the offer of your resident buyer. – The Trail Horde by Charles Alden Seltzer
  5. Urbano was at this time resident in Rome, and behaving himself so badly, in Sebastiano's opinion, that he feels bound to make a severe report. – The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti by John Addington Symonds
  6. Jacob did not pretend not to know him, as it would have been useless; and Southwold put many questions to him as to who were resident at Arnwood. – The Children of the New Forest by Captain Marryat
  7. I have long been accustomed, in the case of children whose parents were resident in India, to instruct those who have charge of them to send every three months a statement of the height and weight of the children, as the best evidence of their state of health. – The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases by Charles West, M.D.
  8. But she had not seen him since, or heard a word of his whereabouts, although, as she so well remembered, she had given him an address at her Aunt Emmeline's,- not knowing then that it would be her fate to become a resident in her Aunt Emmeline's house. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  9. He believed that he was in honour bound by the promise, given to the Ameer at the Umballa Conference, not to impose a British Resident on him against his will. – The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.) by John Holland Rose
  10. Very rarely a winter resident at the north. – Bird-Neighbors by Blanchan, Neltje
  11. P. P. S. I saw a Red Coat not unknown to a certain young lady now resident at Curtain Wells. – The Passionate Elopement by Compton Mackenzie
  12. He was still a resident of New York, and well known as a rapidly advancing member of the bar. – After the Storm by T. S. Arthur
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