POLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of pole
Definition:
n. a long rod; one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions
Example:
But the Clinton stash keeps her in pole position in the race to secure the party nomination in a year's time.
Sentence in Classic:
Prince Andrew looked out of the shed and saw Pierre, who had tripped over a pole on the ground and had nearly fallen, coming his way.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
A carriage that followed the escort ran into one of the carts and knocked a hole in it with its pole.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Nor was there any drawback on my little turret bedroom, beyond there being such a very thin ceiling between me and the flagstaff, that when I lay down on my back in bed, it seemed as if I had to balance that pole on my forehead all night.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
I try in vain to be persuaded that the pole is the seat of frost and desolation; it ever presents itself to my imagination as the region of beauty and delight.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
She rolled the table under the window, gathered up her skirts, climbed on it and tiptoed to reach the heavy curtain pole.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
I likewise delivered up my watch, which the emperor was very curious to see, and commanded two of his tallest yeomen of the guards to bear it on a pole upon their shoulders, as draymen in England do a barrel of ale.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
There are moments when a bit of rope, a pole, the branch of a tree, is life itself, and it is a terrible thing to see a living being detach himself from it and fall like a ripe fruit.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
In Burgundy and in the southern towns they planted the liberty tree; that is to say, a pole surmounted by a red cap.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
The pole of the omnibus, although snapped off by the fusillade, was still sufficiently upright to admit of their fastening the flag to it.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
The Professor charged up and down the green aisles like a stout Teutonic knight, with a pole for a lance, leading on the boys, who made a hook and ladder company of themselves, and performed wonders in the way of ground and lofty tumbling.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
These last now hoist the bucket within grasp of the Indian, to whom another person has reached up a very long pole.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context