SUBTERRANEAN's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of subterranean
Definition:
a. hidden; secret; situated or operating beneath the earth's surface; underground
Example:
This debate actually has been going on in subterranean form inside the Vatican for some time.
Sentence in Classic:
Tom found a subterranean lake, shortly, which stretched its dim length away until its shape was lost in the shadows.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
All we hear or say in a dream that is fair and beautiful is like the gold of the subterranean spirits; it is rich and splendid when it is given us, but viewed by daylight we find only withered leaves.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
There are as many different subterranean stages as there are varying works, as there are extractions.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
Eight feet above the floor, a long and massive beam traversed this subterranean excavation from side to side; from this beam hung, at short distances apart, chains three feet long, and at the end of these chains there were rings for the neck.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
Sixteen years count in the subterranean education of insurrection, and June, 1848, knew a great deal more about it than June, 1832.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
She did not hear him cross the courtyard beyond, nor see him pause in the archway that led from the subterranean path into the garden.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
His spout was short, slow, and laborious; coming forth with a choking sort of gush, and spending itself in torn shreds, followed by strange subterranean commotions in him, which seemed to have egress at his other buried extremity, causing the waters behind him to upbubble.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Antonia Shimerda liked to go with me, and we used to wonder a great deal about these birds of subterranean habit.
My Antonia By Willa Cather Context
He recalled his arrival on the island, his presentation to a smuggler chief, a subterranean palace full of splendor, an excellent supper, and a spoonful of hashish.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
Putting things together, I reached a strong suggestion of an extensive system of subterranean ventilation, whose true import it was difficult to imagine.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context