GLADE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of glade
Definition:
n. open passage through a wood; grassy open or cleared space in a forest; opening in the ice of rivers or lakes, or a place left unfrozen
Example:
In field trip, the family had their lunch in the glade.
Sentence in Classic:
On reaching the copse, Levin got out of the trap and led Oblonsky to a corner of a mossy, swampy glade, already quite free from snow.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In the twilight saddled horses could be seen, and Cossacks and hussars who had rigged up rough shelters in the glade and were kindling glowing fires in a hollow of the forest where the French could not see the smoke.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
A considerable open space, in the midst of this glade, seemed formerly to have been dedicated to the rites of Druidical superstition; for, on the summit of a hillock, so regular as to seem artificial, there still remained part of a circle of rough unhewn stones, of large dimensions.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
He found the troop in the glade, supping off the provisions exacted as contributions from the peasants; but his eye vainly sought Rita and Cucumetto among them.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
In her yellow robe, leaning, with a pillar to support her, a silver arrow in her hand, and a feather in her hair, she led the eye up, down, from the curve to the straight, through glades of greenery and shades of silver, dun and rose into silence.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
The sun was setting upon one of the rich grassy glades of that forest, which we have mentioned in the beginning of the chapter.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context