BAGGAGE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of baggage
Definition:
n. trunks, bags, parcels, and suitcases in which one carries one's belongings while traveling; luggage
Example:
When you fully engage in the present, there is no room for baggage from the past or fear of the future.
Sentence in Classic:
In the slanting evening shadows cast by the baggage piled up on the platform, Vronsky in his long overcoat and slouch hat, with his hands in his pockets, strode up and down, like a wild beast in a cage, turning sharply after twenty paces.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
At midday the Russian baggage train, the artillery, and columns of troops were defiling through the town of Enns on both sides of the bridge.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Next day Davout rode out early and, after asking Balashev to come to him, peremptorily requested him to remain there, to move on with the baggage train should orders come for it to move, and to talk to no one except Monsieur de Castres.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She cautiously took one step and then another, and found herself in the middle of a small room containing baggage.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The French evacuation began on the night between the sixth and seventh of October: kitchens and sheds were dismantled, carts loaded, and troops and baggage trains started.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
As he had a very large diamond on his finger, and the people of the inn had taken notice of a prodigiously heavy box among his baggage, there were two physicians to attend him, though he had never sent for them, and two devotees who warmed his broths.
Candide By Voltaire Context
But at daybreak, when both armies had begun to remove their baggage, it so happened that an old woman, whose years and poverty permitted her to pass unnoticed, leaving the village of Marradi, came to the Florentine camp, where were certain of her kinsfolk whom she desired to visit.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
There was a train leaving for Atlanta in ten minutes and she caught it, carrying no baggage except her reticule and leaving Wade and Ella at the hotel with Prissy.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
The attendants, embarrassed with baggage, surprised and terrified at the fate of their masters, fell an easy prey to the assailants; while the Lady Rowena, in the centre of the cavalcade, and the Jew and his daughter in the rear, experienced the same misfortune.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
The officer saw that the baggage was fastened carefully behind the carriage; and this operation ended, he took his place beside Milady, and shut the door.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
Women and children ran from place to place, some bearing the scanty remnants of their baggage, and others searching in the ranks for those countenances they looked up to for protection.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context