MARGIN's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of margin
Definition:
n. border; rim; room
n. edges around a page that remains black; a limitation beyond which something will no longer be possible
Example:
In the lower house, they will have an even bigger margin.
"There is no margin of error up here," Hagel told reporters at the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) that still separates the two Koreas 60 years after the end of the Korean War.
Sentence in Classic:
With a darkening face my friend strode along the margin, eagerly observant of every muddy stain upon the mossy surface.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
For, we always ran into new debt immediately, to the full extent of the margin, and sometimes, in the sense of freedom and solvency it imparted, got pretty far on into another margin.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Sometimes we saw little towns or castles on the top of steep hills such as we see in old missals; sometimes we ran by rivers and streams which seemed from the wide stony margin on each side of them to be subject to great floods.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
Such a book being there was wonderful enough; but still more astounding were the notes penciled in the margin, and plainly referring to the text.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context
After supper he conversed for half an hour with Mademoiselle Baptistine and Madame Magloire; then he retired to his own room and set to writing, sometimes on loose sheets, and again on the margin of some folio.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
The Quiet Woman Inn was visible on the low margin of the heath in one direction, and afar on the other hand rose Mistover Knap.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
The vast canopy of woods spread itself to the margin of the river, overhanging the water, and shadowing its dark current with a deeper hue.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
So the child flew away like a bird, and, making bare her small white feet went pattering along the moist margin of the sea.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne Context
There were fringes of ice along the sea margin, with drifting masses further out; but the main expanse of that salt ocean, all bloody under the eternal sunset, was still unfrozen.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context
I had the highest opinion of the wisdom of this same Margin, but I am bound to acknowledge that on looking back, I deem it to have been an expensive device.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context