How to use Across-from in a sentence
Since his current office was directly across from their bedroom, it seemed a better place for babies that Alex said could be born early.
I introduced myself by name as I accepted the offered seat across from a large desk, the only other furniture in the small room.
He returned after a few minutes and sat across from her.
She pulled up a chair across from him and straddled it, her direct gaze settling on him.
He obeyed and sat across from her, shifting in his seat several times under her gaze.Advertisement
She sat between Darian and Jonny across from Toni and two others.
He sat across from her, elbows on his knees, watching her.
He leaned back in a chair across from her with muscular, feline grace, managing to appear both at ease and ready to pounce.
He sat her down on the couch and sat down across from her with the knife in hand.
He threw himself down in the seat across from her.Advertisement
She slid into the chair across from Tammy, and Sarah sat down at the other end of the table.
She glanced at the woman seated across from her and caught her breath.
Instead, he sat down across from him, his penetrating gaze on the young vamp.
The building swayed gently in the strong winds whipping through southern Florida, and water pelted the windows across from her.
The words were too painful, and by the predatory stillness of the man across from her, she was terrified of what he'd do if she said it again.Advertisement
She jumped, watching as he folded himself into the small chair across from her.
He pulled up the other chair and sat across from her.
She sat across from him at the large desk.
She pulled up a chair and the Deans took seats across from her.
Gabriel sat down across from his mate, studying her.Advertisement
The tension melted from Gabriel's shoulders as he sat on the settee across from Andre.
He sat down across from Deidre, and she would've tried to run again, if her body worked right.
She'd barely finished her omelet when the two people from the other table sat across from her.
Wynn motioned to the chair across from him.
She sat across from him, cocoa with marshmallows before both of them.Advertisement
The death dealer stood at the edge of the shadows as he had across from the doctor's office, waiting.
Sometimes he could see out into the hallway and the empty cell across from his; sometimes he couldn't.
Today, the cell across from his wasn't empty.
She saw dark figures jump from the top of the building across from her to the ground, unaffected by what seemed like a thirty-story drop.
She stared with surprise at the low growl from the darkened cell across from her.
It's the human you threw in the cell across from me, isn't it?
He eased into the chair across from her and poured them both tea as she dialed.
She sat on the river bank across from a series of wide, large steps leading up a hill to the park where the Arch stood, framed against a black sky.
Kris wore a rare, charming smile as he sat across from Hannah, talking.
The two scuffled for a seat next to one of their older brothers across from Kiera before a look from Mison quieted them.
The two boys across from her had managed to make messes of themselves and the table in what might have been a competition.
The boys across from Kiera began giggling.
She stretched again before settling into an awkward stance across from him.
Kiera concentrated on her movements rather than the silent form across from her, intent on not looking like a fool in front of a master warrior.
She sat across from Evelyn, who continued to give her the odd look, and clasped her hands together hard to keep them from shaking as they took off.
Dean momentarily opened his eyes to the swaying end of the cut line across from him.
He finally settled on the mantle across from his bed, deciding to buy something for the music room on Friday.
Dan shook his head and flung himself down across from him, retrieving the sealed vault.
He sat across from her again, studying her.
Elise straddled a chair, and Lana sat across from her.
She looked at him hard for a moment before crossing the room to sit on the chair across from him.
He heard Hannah crying and smelled the unmistakable scent of human blood before he took a step onto the block. He strode down the block and paused in front of Hannah's cell. She was curled up on the bed, sobbing. When he looked at the cell across from her, he saw why. Jared stood in the cell, covered in blood. The cell looked as if a human had exploded, and Rhyn saw a pile of bones Jared had gnawed clean then stacked neatly.
Police Headquarters was located in the center of town between the City Hall and the library, across from a well-kept park that contained the obligatory statue of a civil war hero.
Rocks had been piled to make a shelter under the cliff across from them.
She shrugged out of her coat without releasing the notebook and sat across from him on the black couch.
She recognized the huge orange cat seated on the chair across from her.
Brandon clutched his hands together across from Jessi, as if wanting to hug his sister but unwilling to make such a gesture.
Xander sat down across from Jule.
She hesitated then sat across from him.
Xander watched them both as they sat across from him in the spacious living area.
She stared at the wall across from her, angry and frustrated.
Jenn appeared in his peripheral then crossed to sit at the bench across from him.
She crossed to the living room and tucked her legs beneath her as she sat across from him in an oversized, worn chair.
Xander winked at the flustered woman across from him.
Major Warburton had virtually raced across from the Macdonnell range in South Australia to the headwaters of the Oakover river on the northwest coast, without allowing himself sufficient time to note the characteristics of the country.
Geologically considered, the country may be divided into three regions - a central, and the largest, comprising the whole width of the Aravalli system, formed of very old sub-metamorphic and gneissic rocks; an eastern region, with sharply defined boundary, along which the most ancient formations are abruptly replaced by the great basin of the Vindhyan strata, or are overlaid by the still more extensive spread of the Deccan trap, forming the plateau of Malwa; and a western region, of very ill-defined margin, in which, besides some rocks of undetermined age, it is more or less known or suspected that Tertiary and Secondary strata stretch across from Sind, beneath the sands of the desert, towards the flanks of the Aravallis.
Further, a powerful ice-breaker is used to ferry trains across from Listvinichnoe to Misovaya.
This style and the types of dagger, cauldron, bit and twolooped socketed axehead run right across from Hungary to the upper Yenisei, where a special Bronze Age culture seems to have developed them.
The missing link which has hitherto been lacking in the evidence has been found by Barns in the influence of Celtic missionaries who streamed across from Europe until they came in touch with the remnants of the Old Latin Christianity of the Danube.
As a rule, however, the fauna of the Upper Semliki valley, of parts of Ankole, Buganda and Unyoro, of the Northern, Rudolf and Eastern provinces, is of that " East African," " Ethiopic " character which is specially the feature of South and East Africa and of the Sudan right across from Abyssinia to the river Senegal.
The wider view, according to which the hypothesis of direct transmission of physical influences expresses only part of the facts, is that all space is filled with physical activity, and that while an influence is passing across from a body, A, to another body, B, there is some dynamical process in action in the intervening region, though it appears to the senses to be mere empty space.
The experiment was repeated year after year till 1867, when the barrage cracked right across from foundation to top. A massive coffer-dam was then erected, covering the eleven arches nearest the crack; but the work was never trusted again, nor the water-surface raised more than about 3 ft.
And a tunnel directly across from the south terminus of Manhattan was completed in 1907.
He showed his spirit as a boy by riding across from Wentworth to Carlisle in 1746 to join the duke of Cumberland in his pursuit of the Young Pretender.
The first floor, bisected by a hall and stairs, contained a living room or parlor on the right, or southern, side, and across from it a dining room and adjacent kitchen.
Solid and menacing, the man across from her was staring at her as if trying to determine if she was edible.
Several giants with Romas's shade of blond hair and similar blue eyes seated themselves across from them.
He propped the canvas on the sofa and stood across from it with his blood cocktail.
He wondered what changed her from the cowering girl he'd brought home with him yesterday to the almost confident woman seated across from him.
Sherlock Holmes was seated in his favorite armchair, across from Munro who sat somewhat bedraggled on the edge of the sofa.
Quickly try to open the door across from you, then try to open the door leading to the shotgun room.
We sat down across from one another at a small table, like two chess grandmasters meeting for the first time.
A jewelled cross rises from the large front plaque, and an arch bearing the name of the emperor Conrad springs across from the back of this cross to the back of the crown.
Swerve the ball into the path of a forward running team mate, curl the ball across from a corner kick.
Two tennis courts are across from the main entrance.
If you have a piano for the kids to use, you can place it on the wall across from the TV cabinet.
Complementary colors are across from each other on the color wheel and blend well together.
If you enjoy family time or entertain often, create a conversation space by positioning chairs across from the sofa and providing extra seating options such as ottomans and roll-out benches.
Place two pieces of tape vertically, across from one another, letting them fall at will.
Go to the color directly across from your eye color on the color wheel; that's the color family best suited for making your eyes pop.
Line the waterline all the way across from the inner corner to the outer.
It didn't tug on my lids at all as I slid it across from the inner corner to the outer corner of my top lid and flipped it up a bit at the corner.
When looking at a color wheel chart, focus on which colors are directly across from each other.
For example, greens are opposite the reds; blues are across from oranges.
Colors across from each other on the wheel are called complementary colors.
To find your body shape, stand directly across from the mirror.
Place them across from each other on the sides of the cake, instead of on top of the cake.
Measure two walls that are across from one another and find the center of both and mark them.
If you have a window in your bathroom, position a mirror directly across from it.
The top bar goes straight across from one lens top to the other.
This Hilton property is located across from the Downtown Disney Marketplace and provides free transportation to Disney World theme parks and water parks.
When you reach the top, you'll see a picture you can smash on the ledge across from you.
So obviously that leaves in front of a window or across from a window out.
To get a correct measurement, simply have someone measure the length from the largest bump on the back of your neck to the spot on your lower back that is directly across from the very top of your hipbones.
In these cases the parent or sibling should sit across from the child-rather than next to or behind the child-so as to be the child's mirror.
Mirrors - Don't place these across from your bed.
If the room dictates that your bed be placed so it's impossible to see who enters the room, place a mirror across from the door or on a wall that affords you a line of sight.
Roads - Don't locate your home at an intersection, especially if a road ends at the intersection directly across from your home.
Avoid placing your bed directly across from the door.
The best bed placement is on a solid wall diagonally across from the entrance - This placement allows you to see anyone entering the bedroom.
The Ocean Discovery gift shop is a second choice, located directly across from the main gift shop.
It's directly across from San Francisco City Hall.
For example, it is often more difficult to communicate a feeling or sentiment when the person you must relay such feelings to is sitting right across from you, displaying a wealth of facial expressions and harboring volatile emotions.
During the time, men and women sit across from each other and go on a series of mini-dates that last usually no longer than eight minutes.
Instead of studying on the northbound train you will now spend your time eyeing that chiseled, mysterious stranger who habitually sits across from you.
You may just find someone special sitting across from you!
This zoo is located in Wilmington and sits on 180 acres of Brandywine Park across from the Brandywine River.
The property sits directly across from Charleston's famous open-air market.
Look at the color wheel for complementary colors and pick two that sit directly across from the other.
He stopped across from her.