cortege

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  • And following us, the other vessels of the cortege came along and stopped beside us. Cited from Tarrano the Conqueror, by Raymond King Cummings
  • He got himself picked up as well as he could, and followed the cortege up stairs. Cited from Barchester Towers, by Anthony Trollope
  • The invited guests not taking part in the cortege occupied places already assigned them. Cited from The Duchess Of Berry/Charles X, Imbert de St-Amand
  • The funeral cortege reached its final destination two and a half hours later.
  • At this moment the coach darted suddenly forward, and took its place behind the royal cortege. Cited from Prince Eugene, by Louisa Muhlbach
  • The noble cortege, after the first day's hunt, continued on its journey. Cited from In the Court of King Arthur, by Samuel Lowe
  • The king sent a numerous cortege to meet us, and appointed us a very handsome house for our residence. Cited from A Forgotten Empire, by Robert Sewell
  • So fine a cortege, indeed, that it entered my mind. Cited from Bardelys the Magnificent, by Rafael Sabatini
  • The imperial cortege, then, was just about to pass from Germany to France. Cited from Joseph II. and His Court, by L. Muhlbach
  • I accompanied the cortege only to the end of the street. Cited from Poor Folk, by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Eight women dressed in black walked in front of the cortege.
  • The cortege took four hours to complete its task.
  • The little cortege was turning out of the great gates of the house of Justice. Cited from El Dorado, by Baroness Orczy [More Pimpernel]
  • Previously to this, the royal cortege passed along the several lines, receiving the usual honours. Cited from Recollections of Europe, by J. Fenimore Cooper
  • The cortege formed a circle round the building and the hedges, too small to receive so many. Cited from The Vicomte de Bragelonne, by Alexandre Dumas
  • The cemetery was not far off, and the cortege soon reached it. Cited from L'Assommoir, by Emile Zola
  • The first snow of the season was falling when the funeral cortege started for the grave. Cited from I Married a Ranger, by Dama Margaret Smith
  • Those who attend a church funeral are in their seats when the cortege arrives. Cited from Mother's Remedies, by T. J. Ritter
  • Franklin Roosevelt was the only president who died in office whose cortege did not follow this route.
  • The cortege passed along the packed streets with many of the residents watching from their windows.
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Words starting with cortege

Meaning of cortege

  • noun A funeral procession
  • noun The group following and attending to some important person