Usage examples for tour

  1. " So many of us go on that tour. – The Twilight of the Souls by Louis Couperus
  2. Here sat a while, and then my wife and I, it being a most curious clear evening, after some rain to- day, took a most excellent tour by coach to Bow, and there drank and back again, and so a little at the office, and home to read a little, and to supper and bed mightily refreshed with this evening's tour, but troubled that it hath hindered my doing some business which I would have done at the office. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  3. That first tour had to end. – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  4. Her reception during that tour was splendid. – Famous Singers of To-day and Yesterday by Henry C. Lahee
  5. Darrell, who had remained below to assist Mrs. Dean in the performance of a few last duties, having accompanied her in a final tour of the deserted rooms to make sure that all was safe, bade her good- night and went upstairs. – At the Time Appointed by A. Maynard Barbour
  6. Prince and Princess Poniatowsky also sent their cards to the now successful artist, and gave him letters of introduction to distinguished people which wore of great use in his concert tour. – Great Violinists And Pianists by George T. Ferris
  7. Almost immediately after settling in at our London boarding- house I started on my first Missionary tour, the object being to choose a spot suitable for the centre of our Mission. – Missionary Work Among The Ojebway Indians by Edward Francis Wilson
  8. He would doubtless have pulled through more quickly if he had gone away, joined Killigrew in Paris, or gone on some tour with Boase. – Secret Bread by F. Tennyson Jesse
  9. Hank said, " Look, we're going to be on a tour together, what do you say to a drink?" – Combat by Dallas McCord Reynolds
  10. You have made me pass an exquisite day, for I have read your last volume, la Tour de Percemont. – The George Sand-Gustave Flaubert Letters by George Sand, Gustave Flaubert Translated by A.L. McKensie
  11. More folk tried tae sell me things I didna want on that first tour o' mine. – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  12. However, on the first afternoon of the little holiday I took for my walking tour last summer, I came to Anglebury, and stayed about the neighbourhood for a day or two to see what it was like, thinking we might settle there if this place failed us. – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy
  13. They wanted much to return to the south last week, to be ready for the reception of the only son, who is expected home from a tour. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  14. Sir Florian had withdrawn, not all the jewels, but by far the most valuable of them, from the jewellers' care on his return to London from their marriage tour to Scotland, and this was the result. – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  15. " Ladies," he began, " in saying that I am on a walking tour I am telling the truth, but only part of the truth. – More Tish by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  16. But after we came back from a long tour, we lived for a time at a hotel in Mentone- our own little house was let- and I used to talk to people there- though papa never liked making friends. – The Testing of Diana Mallory by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  17. A wedding- tour seems to be quite indispensable nowadays. – Hedda Gabler Play In Four Acts by Henrik Ibsen
  18. In July, 1820, they decided to take a tour. – The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 1 by Rupert Hughes
  19. He never smiled except when the Kilties came on tour. – Ade's Fables by George Ade
  20. The wedding was quiet on account of his uncle's death, and then Lord Caranby took his bride for a tour round the world. – The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume