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 Meanings and Examples of TUNNEL
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tunnel
 n.  passageway through or under something, usually underground
Classic Sentence: (46 in 4 pages)
1  Nothing moves in this tunnel save our hand on the paper.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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2  Now we sit in the tunnel for three hours each night and we study.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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3  And now, sitting here in our tunnel, we wonder about these words.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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4  But here, in our tunnel, we feel it no longer.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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5  We have walked the length of our tunnel, with a candle lighting the way.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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6  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
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7  We must guard our tunnel as we had never guarded it before.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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8  For thirty days we have not been here, in our tunnel.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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9  If we went back to hide in our tunnel, we would be found and our light found with us.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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10  We stole through the dark passages, and through the dark streets, and down into our tunnel.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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11  Tomorrow, in the full light of day, we shall take our box, and leave our tunnel open, and walk through the streets to the Home of the Scholars.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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12  We spoke of it, and of our long quest, and of our tunnel, and of our escape from the Palace of Corrective Detention.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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13  The walls were hard and smooth, of that stone unlike stone which we had seen in our tunnel.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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14  And there were globes of glass everywhere, in each room, the globes with the metal cobwebs inside, such as we had seen in our tunnel.
Anthem By Ayn Rand
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15  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
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Example Sentence: (22 in 2 pages)
1  The tunnel project has already fallen behind schedule.
2  I've got tunnel vision when it comes to what I want to do.
3  A tunnel entrance was found within the precincts of the prison camp.
4  A worker put a prop against the wall of the tunnel to keep it from falling.
5  To build this tunnel we had to cut through the solid rock.
6  The plan entails rerouting traffic through a tunnel to create a vast pedestrian area around Al-Azhar.
7  Building the tunnel would involve cutting a great swathe through the forest.
8  But his defenders note that the current excavation of the tunnel was initiated by the Labor government.
9  The tunnel would be well - ventilated if tall chimneys were built above sea - level.
10  There will be a lot of opposition to that plan of the tunnel across the river.
11  The tunnel was blasted out of solid rock.
12  The rock was caverned out to make a tunnel.
13  The tunnel entrance was submerged by rising sea water.
14  The initial section of tunnel had to be dug by hand.
15  The rabbit-hole went straight on like a tunnel for some way, and then dipped suddenly down.