OUTLYING's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of outlying
a. relatively distant or remote from a center or middle
And why should the rest of us subsidize folks who live in outlying areas to commute?
Sentence in Classic:
There, too, were droves of sheep and bullocks coming in from the outlying pasture lands, and trains of tired immigrants, men and horses equally weary of their interminable journey.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
But these ignominies and dangers were as nothing compared with the peril of white women, many bereft by the war of male protection, who lived alone in the outlying districts and on lonely roads.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
With a speaker, or stake, he tossed the outlying scraps of fuel into the conflagration, looking at the midst of the pile, occasionally lifting his eyes to measure the height of the flame, or to follow the great sparks which rose with it and sailed away into darkness.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
They are full of outlying Iroquois, and your mongrel Mohawk knows where to find them too well to be my companion.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
You always find some new way of wheedling money out of me, and, as soon as you have got it, it seems to melt in your hands.
A Doll's House By Henrik Ibsen Context
He kept on the fringe of his line, out of sight of his prefect, out of the reach of the rude feet, feigning to run now and then.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
All the work we had, she and me, getting in the woman to wash him and then laying him out and then the coffin and then arranging about the Mass in the chapel.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context