Usage examples for storehouse

  1. A light suddenly flashed from the window of the storehouse. – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx
  2. Sometimes it was a storehouse broken into, and the best things taken. – Mother West Wind 'Why' Stories by Thornton W. Burgess
  3. But how shall storehouse hold That glory of thy winning and the tidings to be told? – The Story of Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs by William Morris
  4. A team was sent to the nearest storehouse for planks to make a coffin of. – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis
  5. The people of Alaska should be given the full Territorial form of government, and Alaska, as a storehouse, should be unlocked. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  6. Darwin impresses by his personality not less than by his logic and his vast storehouse of observations. – The Last Harvest by John Burroughs
  7. Another building was the storehouse, to which the provisions brought out by the ships were removed. –  by
  8. His mind is a storehouse of facts and incidents and experiences, but they do not hold together as they used to; their relations are broken and very uncertain. – The Last Harvest by John Burroughs
  9. And lo, in that grey storehouse, fallen to dust and rotten, Lay piled the traps and engines of forgotten greed, The tomes of codes and canons, long disused, forgotten, The robes and sacred books of many a vanished creed. – Alcyone by Archibald Lampman
  10. " You see now," he smiled, " why I built the storehouse so large?" – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx
  11. He had the wealth of a prince about his person, and yet the storehouse showed no diminution of its boundless supply, which was enough to burden a regiment of soldiers. – The Land of Mystery by Edward S. Ellis
  12. During the latter years of the war, when Union troops occupied the courthouse, the jail offered its facilities as a storehouse as well as a place of detention for military prisoners. – The Fairfax County Courthouse by Ross D. Netherton Ruby Waldeck
  13. If we open to it our heart's door and pour out our treasures of affection, it in turn opens to us a great storehouse, and we may eat and be satisfied, and drink and thirst not. – Heart Talks by Charles Wesley Naylor
  14. Both were masters of words, they scattered the flowers of rhetoric on the shrine of eloquence and hurled veritable bouquets at their audiences which were eagerly seized by the latter and treasured in the storehouse of memory. – How to Speak and Write Correctly by Joseph Devlin
  15. Draw attention to the fact that the potato is the part of the plant which acts as a storehouse. – Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Management by Ministry of Education
  16. The parts of the plant underneath the ground as well as the seeds serve as a storehouse for the plant. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  17. Imagine the father of a family- that had no mother- suddenly snatched away, and all the property, garden, granary, mill, storehouse, orchards, cattle, placed in other hands. – The Old Franciscan Missions Of California by George Wharton James
  18. Let the Government, I said, if it desires to civilize these Indians, build them a sailing- vessel of a hundred tons or more capacity, and they will almost intuitively learn to sail and manage it; it would act as a consort for their larger canoes and as a storehouse for the profits of the sea taken or captured by them; that with such a boat, the Neah Bay Indians, for instance, would soon become self- supporting. – Memoirs of Orange Jacobs by Orange Jacobs
  19. It was then allowed to go to complete ruin, and no restrictions seem to have been placed upon the people of the neighbourhood who as is usual under such circumstances, used the splendid buildings as a storehouse of ready dressed stone. – Normandy, Complete The Scenery & Romance Of Its Ancient Towns by Gordon Home
  20. Then the vessel pushed off and he turned to the storehouse. – A Little Girl in Old Quebec by Amanda Millie Douglas