PICNIC's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of picnic
Definition:
v. eat in the open air; have informal meal eaten outside or on an excursion
Example:
We will picnic near the lake on this gorgeous Sunday.
Sentence in Classic:
Sir John and I will unpack the hampers, here where the grass is burnt, where we had the picnic last year.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
The day in Richmond Park was charming, for we had a regular English picnic, and I had more splendid oaks and groups of deer than I could copy, also heard a nightingale, and saw larks go up.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
As they reached the picnic ground she perceived that it was dark, that they had been gone for a long time.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
He asked me to his house, feasted me, and then butchered me most miserably as though I were a fat beast in a slaughter house, while all around me my comrades were slain like sheep or pigs for the wedding breakfast, or picnic, or gorgeous banquet of some great nobleman.
The Odyssey By Homer Context
Sometimes a stack of people would come there, horseback, from ten or fifteen mile around, and stay five or six days, and have such junketings round about and on the river, and dances and picnics in the woods daytimes, and balls at the house nights.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
They had many friends, and for a month they carried Gerald from home to home, to suppers, dances and picnics.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Young farmers who were in town for Saturday came tramping through the yard to the back door to engage dances, or to invite Tony to parties and picnics.
My Antonia By Willa Cather Context