GARRET's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of garret
Definition:
n. turret; watchtower; part of a house which is on the upper floor, immediately under or within the roof; attic
Example:
They are the poor men living in a garret.
Sentence in Classic:
When the party had divided into three sections, each under its own leader and in its own garret, he had discontinued his attendances.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
About broad day in the morning the king and the duke come up in the garret and woke me up, and I see by their look that there was trouble.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
The garret windows and tops of houses were so crowded with spectators, that I thought in all my travels I had not seen a more populous place.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
There was a celebrated Fourier at the Academy of Science, whom posterity has forgotten; and in some garret an obscure Fourier, whom the future will recall.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
The dormer window of the garret, through which the light fell, was precisely opposite the door, and illuminated the figure with a wan light.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
She saw that all the doors and windows were carefully fastened, made Toussaint go all over the house from garret to cellar, locked herself up in her own chamber, bolted her door, looked under her couch, went to bed and slept badly.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
Jo was very busy in the garret, for the October days began to grow chilly, and the afternoons were short.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
They were planning to be married in the spring, and have the garret of the house fixed up, and live there.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
Once, when Legree chanced to overhear something of this kind, he flew into a violent passion, and swore that the next one that told stories about that garret should have an opportunity of knowing what was there, for he would chain them up there for a week.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context
We were both of us nodding ere any one invaded our retreat, and then it was Joseph, shuffling down a wooden ladder that vanished in the roof, through a trap: the ascent to his garret, I suppose.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context