alcove

All Noun Adjective
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  • I could see it all from my alcove, and it was better than any play. Cited from The Thirty-Nine Steps, by John Buchan
  • Well, he would make his alcove important enough for any measure of recognition. Cited from On the Stairs, by Henry B. Fuller
  • As she said these words she went back to the alcove. Cited from Tales from Many Sources, Vol. V, by Various
  • We have a few second-hand things in the alcove there that you might care to look at. Cited from Moonbeams From the Larger Lunacy, by S.Leacock
  • He looked out of the alcove as he spoke, and saw a little dog among the trees. Cited from Little Novels, by Wilkie Collins
  • She turned instead to the end of the alcove and sat down before a table placed by the window. Cited from Lifted Masks, by Susan Glaspell
  • Leading off the first floor are four fine alcoves with tall wooden doors.
  • Suddenly I felt him take my arm and draw me over to a little alcove on one side. Cited from The Gold of the Gods, by Arthur B. Reeve
  • Then she went over to the table near the alcove, where a few books were scattered about. Cited from The Bad Man, by Charles Hanson Towne
  • Steel had moved into the body of the room; she could not even see him through the alcove. Cited from The Shadow of the Rope, by E. W. Hornung
  • I have a very pretty chamber on the lower floor with an alcove for my bed. Cited from Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence
  • He started for the alcove, but no one seemed anxious to take the light and follow him. Cited from Frank Merriwell's Chums, by Burt L. Standish
  • Soon he saw him waving from a table near the wall under the music-alcove. Cited from God Success,John Graham (David Graham Phillips
  • Two or three of them proved to be nothing but alcoves that ran a few yards and then stopped. Cited from Pieces of Eight, by Richard le Gallienne
  • The sun came in from the right, far away from the alcove. Cited from Abbe Mouret's Transgression, by Emile Zola
  • It was a huge white place, with a number of little alcoves and a large band. Cited from The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories, by Arnold Bennett
  • Seated in one of these alcoves, you could be seen only by persons who should chance to pass. Cited from The Mettle of the Pasture, by James Lane Allen
  • Hence it drove over and past their alcove and they remained dry. Cited from The Texan Star, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • The only wall which seemed at all substantial presented the appearance of an alcove. Cited from Kimono, by John Paris
  • It was some thirty feet square with an apartment or alcove on each side. Cited from By Sheer Pluck, by G. A. Henty
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Words starting with alcove

Meaning of alcove

  • noun A small recess opening off a larger room