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Usage examples for vehicle

  1. He looked back; no other vehicle of any description was in sight now. – A Man and His Money by Frederic Stewart Isham
  2. Then he goes in and makes a brief explanation, kisses Cecil, and is off to the waiting vehicle, into which he hands the old woman with the politeness he would show to a queen. – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  3. The gloomy vehicle and its fainting burden followed close behind. – The Midnight Queen by May Agnes Fleming
  4. Was the poetic form of the play the regular vehicle of dramatic expression? – Halleck's New English Literature by Reuben P. Halleck
  5. The next morning, instead of the public vehicle which Jeanne had engaged to call for her, her own coach and the gray horses she had best liked were driven to the door. – Between Whiles by Helen Hunt Jackson
  6. You must always turn to the right when you meet a vehicle. – The Girl at Cobhurst by Frank Richard Stockton
  7. Where can I get a horse and vehicle? – The House of Martha by Frank R. Stockton
  8. They will know that with a vehicle we must keep the road, and that as we cannot travel more than six miles an hour at the outside, we cannot attempt to escape by our speed. – Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A. Henty
  9. " Your pack is heavy, Mr Spears, and we can easily find room on our waggon for it," he said, and taking off the pack, he secured it to the vehicle which they had just then overtaken. – Waihoura, the Maori Girl by W.H.G. Kingston
  10. The wheel is the great enemy of Nature, whether it be the wheel of a machine or of a vehicle. – A Tramp's Sketches by Stephen Graham
  11. Along came an officer who started to climb into the vehicle. – Legends of the Skyline Drive and the Great Valley of Virginia by Carrie Hunter Willis Etta Belle Walker
  12. It was the second Storm vehicle to arrive that morning. – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  13. As he stepped from the vehicle, he looked round him, to endeavour to discover to what place he had been conveyed, and, by the glare of a torch which one of the under- gaolers held, it seemed to him that he was in a small court- yard, surrounded by lofty walls, and in front of a small door thickly studded with iron bolts. – The Prime Minister by W.H.G. Kingston
  14. Once, however, the lieutenant asked why he had come so far upon the ice in so strange a vehicle. – Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus by Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
  15. Having crossed the bridge in safety we continued our journey in the new vehicle with fresh horses, and reached Grahamstown at four in the afternoon. – Six Months at the Cape by R.M. Ballantyne
  16. Ten minutes before eight he might have been seen standing at the entrance to the station looking out anxiously for the vehicle. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  17. I was very glad that Krak was in another vehicle. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope
  18. As we slipped into the vehicle port, they recognized the Pequod's boat, and there was a rush after it. – Four-Day Planet by Henry Beam Piper
  19. " If you were to go before," said Miss Pross, " and stop the vehicle and horses from coming here, and were to wait somewhere for me; wouldn't that be best?" – A Tale of Two Cities A Story of the French Revolution by Charles Dickens
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