STEWARD's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of steward
Definition:
n. one who manages another's property, finances, or other affairs; attendant on a ship or airplane
Example:
While you're at dinner, your cabin steward will prepare your stateroom.
Sentence in Classic:
She asked the stewards was any member of the Committee in the hall and, after a great deal of trouble, a steward brought out a little woman named Miss Beirne to whom Mrs.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
Then there was private business of his own, a visit from the doctor and the steward who managed his property.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Veslovsky was before Tushkevitch in offering his arm to Princess Varvara, so that Tushkevitch with the steward and the doctor walked in alone.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
After receiving this news late in the evening, when he was alone in his study, the old prince went for his walk as usual next morning, but he was silent with his steward, the gardener, and the architect, and though he looked very grim he said nothing to anyone.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The count, from his study where he was talking to Mitenka, heard her and, like a schoolboy in a hurry to run out to play, blundered in his talk while giving orders to the steward, and at last stopped, while Mitenka stood in front of him also listening and smiling.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He was a model steward, possessing in the highest degree the faculty of divining the needs and instincts of those he dealt with.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
After supper Nicholas, having undressed in his study and given instructions to the steward who had been waiting for him, went to the bedroom in his dressing gown, where he found his wife still at her table, writing.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The cushioned chairs, disposed expectantly under the wide awning, showed no signs of recent occupancy, and she presently learned from a steward that Mrs.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
Our friends were met in the hall by two tall footmen in livery; one of them at once ran for the steward.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
The Templar and Prior were shortly after marshalled to their sleeping apartments by the steward and the cupbearer, each attended by two torchbearers and two servants carrying refreshments, while servants of inferior condition indicated to their retinue and to the other guests their respective places of repose.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
Norris could not help thinking that some steady old thing might be found among the numbers belonging to the Park that would do vastly well; or that one might be borrowed of the steward; or that perhaps Dr.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen Context