Usage examples for Vacated

  1. He closed the door behind her, and stood looking at the chair which Wanda had just vacated. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  2. She moved on to the seat I had vacated and I put the rug carefully round her feet. – The Brother of Daphne by Dornford Yates
  3. Those who came to Cumberland were too late to secure any of the vacated Acadian farms before others had got possession, these lands having been pre- empted by the New Englanders and the traders who followed the army. – The-Chignecto-Isthmus-and-its-first-settlers by Trueman, Howard
  4. The upper bunk, or berth, has been vacated by the miner cooking. – The Shirley Letters from California Mines in 1851-52 by Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe
  5. If I had known it was so beautiful I should have vacated the house in town and moved up here permanently. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  6. She advanced and deliberately seated herself in the chair he had vacated. – The Co-Citizens by Corra Harris
  7. Then he sat down in the armchair vacated by Barroux, while the Minister installed himself in front of him. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  8. At this moment a gentleman behind the detective vacated his place at the table, and Christy took a seat close to his companion. – Fighting for the Right by Oliver Optic
  9. The speaker seized his case and went up a garden path to the house, and Jewel, with a luxurious sigh, set Anna Belle in the place he had vacated. – Jewel A Chapter In Her Life by Clara Louise Burnham
  10. On landing, he went at once to the wife of his colonel, who had vacated her home when the command left and was now living with Mrs. Martin at Major Appleton's. – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  11. These men slept in the yard, in the quarters vacated by the deserting coachman. – Stories by English Authors: Ireland by Various
  12. Into the chair which he had vacated dropped Ben Chacherre, and took from his pocket the money which he had obtained at the bank. – The Mardi Gras Mystery by H. Bedford-Jones
  13. The Prince vacated the chair, which was then taken by the Lord Mayor, and His Royal Highness left, amid loud cheers. – Speeches and Addresses of H. R. H. the Prince of Wales: 1863-1888 by Edward VII
  14. " Last call for breakfast," shouted the porter next morning, and the confusion of voices mingled with the noisy folding of vacated berths. – Idle Hour Stories by Eugenia Dunlap Potts
  15. The little cavalcade moved upstairs to the handsome rooms so lately vacated. – Jewel's Story Book by Clara Louise Burnham
  16. Bob Brownley strode to the place just vacated by the president. – Friday, the Thirteenth by Thomas W. Lawson
  17. By borrowing a few necessaries of his head farmer he was able to camp down in the house which Sennett had so precipitately vacated. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  18. He dropped into the seat vacated by Leslie, addressed Mrs. Hawthorne as if they had been friends for at least weeks, and made conversation joyfully easy by getting at once on to a playful footing. – Aurora the Magnificent by Gertrude Hall
  19. Adair looked at his watch, listened a moment as for some expected sound from out- of- doors, and motioned toward the vacated chair. – Empire Builders by Francis Lynde
  20. He believes that members of this R. family were behind this because they were afraid that the patient would collect on his judgments, which by this time, amounted to something like $ 20, 000, and which, as he put it, " were good, valid and subsisting, not reversed or otherwise vacated." – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck