NURSERY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of nursery
Definition:
n. room for baby; area in a household set apart for the use of children
Example:
Anyhow, freedom of movement in a nursery is the reward of learning to walk.
Sentence in Classic:
It was his first Christmas dinner and he thought of his little brothers and sisters who were waiting in the nursery, as he had often waited, till the pudding came.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
They are a most unpleasant couple, but fortunately I spend most of my time in the nursery and my own room, which are next to each other in one corner of the building.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
To regain her serenity completely she went into the nursery, and spent the whole evening with her son, put him to bed herself, signed him with the cross, and tucked him up.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He would go into the nursery several times a day, and sit there for a long while, so that the nurses, who were at first afraid of him, got quite used to his presence.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She was afraid of being left alone now; she followed the servant out of the room, and went to the nursery.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He shut his eyes, rubbed his forehead as if to rid himself of all interest in what he had read, and listened to what was passing in the nursery.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Having sat awhile with her visitors without understanding anything of what they were saying, she softly left the room and went to the nursery.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But the fact that he was for the most part unconscious, and that his attention, when she stole into the room, drifted away from her after a moment, made him even more of a stranger than in the nursery days when he had never come home till after dark.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
She would not humor her by leaving a lamp burning in the nursery, for then Wade and Ella would be unable to sleep.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
When I got back to the nursery there was such an uproar in the parlor that I looked in, and there was Mr.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
I meet them wherever I go; and I declare, I never go twice into my nursery without seeing something of them.
Persuasion By Jane Austen Context