comfortably ensconced

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  • The basin was now comfortably ensconced back on the table, full of water. Cited from Rebels of the Red Planet, by Charles Louis Fontenay
  • Eleven o'clock saw us comfortably ensconced in our rooms. Cited from The Argosy, Vol. 51, No. 1, January 1891, ed. by Charles W. Wood
  • But when Corozal had been passed he found Allan still comfortably ensconced in his seat. Cited from The Ne'er-Do-Well, by Rex Beach
  • They arrived at her destination in due course, and were comfortably ensconced in the cosy little cottage. Cited from The Mysteries of Montreal, by Charlotte Fuhrer
  • On their return to the drawing room they, found Mr. Travilla comfortably ensconced in an easy chair, reading the evening paper. Cited from Elsie's Girlhood, by Martha Finley
  • Fifteen minutes afterward the little party were comfortably ensconced in the shade of the sand hill whose sparse grasses grew tall about them. Cited from Jewel's Story Book, by Clara Louise Burnham
  • In the thirty hours which had passed since their parting, her likeness had not once entered his mind, and he had offered to see that she was comfortably ensconced. Cited from Fate Knocks at the Door, by Will Levington Comfort
  • There is no porter to carry the traveller's hand-baggage and see him comfortably ensconced in the right carriage. Cited from The Land of Contrasts, by James Fullarton Muirhead
  • Although it was Christmas Eve, I found an empty first-class carriage, and soon comfortably ensconced myself therein. Cited from Weapons of Mystery, by Joseph Hocking
  • In a short time a bright fire was burning, and Jean comfortably ensconced upon the blankets and furs. Cited from The King's Arrow, by H. A. Cody
  • Officers' servants and camp-gear are spread abroad in the vicinity of each command, rather more comfortably ensconced than the immediate presence of the enemy may warrant. Cited from The Campaign of Chancellorsville,Theodore A. Dodge
  • As he turned away smiling he found Bernie Dreux comfortably ensconced in an office chair and regarding him benignly. Cited from The Net: A Novel, by Rex Beach
  • "Done?" said Pridgin, who, comfortably ensconced in his easy-chair with his feet upon the window-ledge, was reading a comic paper. Cited from Tom, Dick and Harry, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • She was soon comfortably ensconced between the sheets. Cited from Droll Stories, Complete, by Honore de Balzac
  • When they were comfortably ensconced in their easy-chairs on the top floor, and the cigars lighted, Quincy commenced reading. Cited from Quincy Adams Sawyer and Mason's Corner Folks, by Charles Felton Pidgin
  • That gentleman explained that he had found an opportunity to play truant from business for a day or two, and wished to see Samson comfortably ensconced and introduced. Cited from Call of the Cumberlands, by Charles Neville Buck
  • As I spoke we rounded a clump of laurels to see the lady in question comfortably ensconced in a deck-chair upon the lawn. Cited from Berry And Co., by Dornford Yates
  • It so happened that Douglas was at the moment comfortably ensconced in the editorial sanctum. Cited from Stephen A. Douglas, by Allen Johnson
  • "Hollo!" he exclaimed, seeing Ronald comfortably ensconced in his favorite easy-chair. Cited from An American Politician, by F. Marion Crawford
  • Haughtily its huge first-class engine roared along, and its carriage windows, like so many warm red mouths, permitted a glimpse of the folk inside comfortably ensconced for the night. Cited from Some Everyday Folk and Dawn, by Miles Franklin
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