Usage examples for umbrella

  1. You poor boy, haven't you an umbrella? – The Husbands of Edith by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. Wi' an umbrella and a bag, eh? – The Man with a Shadow by George Manville Fenn
  3. The body was carried out into the yard and seated in a large chair under an umbrella. – White Queen of the Cannibals: The Story of Mary Slessor by A. J. Bueltmann
  4. In about ten minutes the carriage stopped, the footman jumped down with his open umbrella in his hand, and let her into the house. – The White Sister by F. Marion Crawford
  5. I plunged on through the wet grass, my eyes on the opening through the trees, the rain pouring from my umbrella. – The Underdog by F. Hopkinson Smith
  6. An umbrella was hardly of any use." – All's for the Best by T. S. Arthur
  7. His surprise therefore was great when the door swung open and showed an unknown man placing his dripping umbrella in the corner. – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins
  8. It has been supposed that the reason for carrying the umbrella above the king's head was to veil his eyes from his subjects, and prevent them from being injured by the magical power of his glance. – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell
  9. This equipment was completed by a painted fan stuck in the belt, and at times an opened paper umbrella. – From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life by Captain A. T. Mahan
  10. She came in the form of an old French woman with a large red umbrella, and it would have been better for Tartarin to have faced a female lion. – The World's Greatest Books, Vol III by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
  11. When the unhappy man tried to explain how he had mistaken her little donkey for a lion, she thought he was making fun of her, and belaboured him with her umbrella. – The World's Greatest Books, Vol III by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
  12. The very rain was different- straight rain, falling properly on to one's umbrella; not that violently blowing English stuff that got in everywhere. – The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim
  13. I'll walk right along under your umbrella, if you don't mind. – An Alabaster Box by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
  14. She had no footman and no umbrella, and she made a quick dash for the door, followed at once by Doctor Pieri. – The White Sister by F. Marion Crawford
  15. Better to have kept umbrella! – Hilda Lessways by Arnold Bennett
  16. The woman with the umbrella! – Chippinge Borough by Stanley J. Weyman
  17. She would lie down here and die with Mr. Grubb and the babies and the umbrella. – Marm Lisa by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  18. She looked vaguely round the room with a new purpose: she had lost sight of her umbrella. – The Spoils of Poynton by Henry James