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 Meanings and Examples of LOCALLY
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locally
 ad.  in that area; to a restricted area of the body
Classic Sentence: (92 in 7 pages)
1  The police have really done nothing locally, save the arrest of these gipsies.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In V. THE ADVENTURE OF THE PRIORY SCHOOL
2  And the local train, which met the express train, arrived by no means punctually, even if he caught the early train which was by no means certain.
Between the Acts By Virginia Woolf
Get Context   In Unit 2
3  Also there was Mr. Page, the reporter, representing the local paper.
Between the Acts By Virginia Woolf
Get Context   In Unit 5
4  She wondered very much about him; he seemed so unlike a game-keeper, so unlike a working-man anyhow; although he had something in common with the local people.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 6
5  We too have had our mild local excitement.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 17
6  I had this particular bit of local garbage from our garbage bird, our ibis, our scavenging turkey-buzzard, Mrs Bolton.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 17
7  Below these in force, above them in pitch, a dwindled voice strove hard at a husky tune, which was the peculiar local sound alluded to.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: 6 The Figure against the Sky
8  She was a stranger to all such local gatherings, and had always held them as scarcely appertaining to her sphere.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: 4 Eustacia Is Led on to an Adventure
9  This unexpected absence of the only local resident whom Eustacia knew considerably damaged her scheme for an afternoon of reckless gaiety.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In BOOK 4: 3 She Goes Out to Battle against Depression
10  No mention of that local hunt, Watson," said Holmes with a mischievous smile, "but a country doctor, as you very astutely observed.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In Chapter 1. Mr. Sherlock Holmes
11  His generous donations to local and county charities have been frequently chronicled in these columns.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In Chapter 2. The Curse of the Baskervilles
12  I have said nothing to the local police yet, for I thought I had best have your opinion first.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In XI. The Adventure of The Naval Treaty
13  The local surgeon, an old, white-haired man, had just come down from Mrs. Hilton Cubitt's room, and he reported that her injuries were serious, but not necessarily fatal.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In III. THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN
14  The local house agent could tell me nothing about Charlington Hall, and referred me to a well known firm in Pall Mall.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In IV. THE ADVENTURE OF THE SOLITARY CYCLIST
15  Therefore, a local fanatic would begin with them.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In VIII. THE ADVENTURE OF THE SIX NAPOLEONS
Example Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
16  So, pack your cycle clips and either pick up a brochure from your local travel agent or call us on freephone.
17  We've received permission to go ahead with the music festival in spite of opposition from local residents.
18  Money will also go into local development projects in Vietnam.
19  The road-works caused much complaint among local residents.
20  I feel that not enough is being done to protect the local animal life.
21  The local authority can apply for a supervision order for the child.
22  The local authority's approach to health care seems totally haphazard.
23  The club has made an approach to a local company for sponsorship.
24  Annie's the film critic for the local radio station, so she's got a free pass for all the cinemas in the area.
25  The area has a few local peculiarities.
26  Tom teaches sculpture at the local art school.
27  Two teenagers carried out a frenzied attack on a local shopkeeper.
28  In November, the millwrights' local voted to hire me as their attorney.
29  Attorney General Brewster made an attempt to punish the violators by ordering the local district attorney to make arrests.
30  David Holton and Hughes already have entered into an agreement with the local state attorney to settle criminal charges.