TUNNEL's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of tunnel
Definition:
n. passageway through or under something, usually underground
Example:
The rabbit-hole went straight on like a tunnel for some way, and then dipped suddenly down.
Sentence in Classic:
That night at Dalkey the train had roared like that and then, when it went into the tunnel, the roar stopped.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
We can light our tunnel, and the City, and all the Cities of the world with nothing save metal and wires.
Anthem By Ayn Rand Context
Soon we were hemmed in with trees, which in places arched right over the roadway till we passed as through a tunnel; and again great frowning rocks guarded us boldly on either side.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
She waited till the train had emerged from the tunnel and was racing between the ragged edges of the northern suburbs.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
The dark cedars on either side of the graveled drive met in an arch overhead, turning the long avenue into a dim tunnel.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
The tunnel ended like the interior of a funnel; a faulty construction, imitated from the wickets of penitentiaries, logical in a prison, illogical in a sewer, and which has since been corrected.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
By a tunnel inserted at the rear, this reservoir is kept replenished with water as fast as it evaporates.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Then the tunnel will be discovered; the men who cast me into the sea and who must have heard the cry I uttered, will be questioned.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
As my train emerged from the tunnel into sunlight, only the hot whistles of the National Biscuit Company broke the simmering hush at noon.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald Context
Through the gateway we passed into the avenue, where the wheels were again hushed amid the leaves, and the old trees shot their branches in a sombre tunnel over our heads.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan Doyle Context
The tunnel was a peculiar one for telephone wires; it was about eight feet high, and with a level floor nearly as wide.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context