Usage examples for veranda

  1. We'll sleep here on the veranda. – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  2. It came to a stop in front of the house, and immediately after there were hurried steps on the veranda. – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  3. There were voices outside now, breaking the silence of the veranda. – A First Family of Tasajara by Bret Harte
  4. It was four days later that Frank Gleason for the first time ventured downstairs and out into the warm sunshine on the south veranda. – The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter
  5. And he groped on the floor of the veranda for his hat. – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  6. Every evening he could hear the band playing on the veranda of the manor, and very often, too, the merry dance- music, which floated from the open windows until a late hour of the night. – The Nameless Castle by Maurus Jókai
  7. On the veranda sat a stout man in a rocking chair, reading the newspaper. – The Blue Flower, and Others by Henry van Dyke
  8. Indeed, I know that I was not unintelligible, for when, in a little while, Calliope, who was still with me, opened my front door and emerged briskly to the veranda, she seems to have understood in a minute. – Friendship Village by Zona Gale
  9. At one o'clock Brandon returned and walked up and down the veranda. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  10. " Here," I answered from my veranda, where I had just lighted my second cigar. – The Guest of Quesnay by Booth Tarkington
  11. He went down the steps and along the street, and when he came back some time later he found Alison waiting for him on the veranda. – A Prairie Courtship by Harold Bindloss
  12. In the midst of it he heard steps on the veranda. – The Witness by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  13. Sunday morning she said to Nancy Ellen as they washed the breakfast dishes, while the men smoked on the veranda: " Nancy Ellen, I don't believe I was ever cut out for a rich woman! – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  14. " It's a man, and he's talking to Miss Mallinsbee on the veranda. – The Son of his Father by Ridgwell Cullum
  15. The group drew apart a little, and every face was turned from Judy to the woman sitting on the top step of the veranda with her back against the post. – The Re-Creation of Brian Kent by Harold Bell Wright
  16. Over on the edge of the bunk- house veranda sat four or five of the Concho boys. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  17. He swung up over the rail on to the veranda, and walked softly along it until he came to a window opening into the office. – Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers
  18. She ran from the kitchen, laughing, and joined the group on the veranda. – The Dorrance Domain by Carolyn Wells
  19. As he entered the gate Marguerite saw him and rushed down from the veranda. – With Hoops of Steel by Florence Finch Kelly
  20. And from the veranda came a sweet, rich voice, crying: " Yes, Henry- do you know where they can get a good nurse girl?" – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White