AREA's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of area
Definition:
n. plane surface, as of the floor of a room; open space in a building; the enclosed space; extent; scope; range
Example:
His special interest lies in the area of literature.
Sentence in Classic:
It was slushy underfoot; and only streaks and patches of snow lay on the roofs, on the parapets of the quay and on the area railings.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
Then it lengthened out until it became a yellow line, and then, without any warning or sound, a gash seemed to open and a hand appeared, a white, almost womanly hand, which felt about in the centre of the little area of light.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Neither Napoleon nor any of his generals had ever before seen such horrors or so many slain in such a small area.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
All the pens in the centre of the large area, and as many temporary pens as could be crowded into the vacant space, were filled with sheep; tied up to posts by the gutter side were long lines of beasts and oxen, three or four deep.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
The wounds of the face was superficial; the real injury was a depressed fracture of the skull, extending right up through the motor area.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
He had been one of the winners in the land lottery conducted by the State to divide up the vast area in middle Georgia, ceded by the Indians the year before Gerald came to America.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
At length the barriers were opened, and five knights, chosen by lot, advanced slowly into the area; a single champion riding in front, and the other four following in pairs.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
He could already hardly feel the decayed apple in his back or the inflamed area around it, which was entirely covered in white dust.
Metamorphosis By Franz Kafka Context
The building was quite far down the street, it covered so much area it was almost extraordinary, and the gateway in particular was tall and long.
The Trial By Franz Kafka Context
Now, inclusive of the occasional wide intervals between the revolving outer circles, and inclusive of the spaces between the various pods in any one of those circles, the entire area at this juncture, embraced by the whole multitude, must have contained at least two or three square miles.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
They came to a residence district, and he sprang up a lamppost and blew out the light, and then the two dodged into the shelter of an area step and hid in silence.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context