Doors Sentence Examples
Alarms sounded a few moments before the doors exploded off their hinges.
First she opened the double doors in the kitchen and found the spacious dining room.
She passed several men with guns hidden in the alcoves of doors as she walked.
She closed the doors when she left the room, anticipation increasing her pulse.
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The light beyond the solid French doors made her flinch, but she forced herself to cross the doorway.
He reached a set of double doors.
Distressed by the idea, she found herself standing before the French doors again, looking at the green haze over the forest.
She threw the covers back and dashed to the patio doors, staring outside.
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These Carolina country fools never lock their doors making it so easy it's scarcely a challenge.
However, what did I discover but the child at the sink alone and the doors to two stalls closed!
He strode through the vacant hallways to the verandah doors.
She trailed him down the stairs, eyes on the guests milling in the courtyard beyond the opened double doors.
She hadn't heard him enter but doubted the Dark One used doors.Advertisement
He found a fifth of whiskey setting on the counter and opened half the cabinet doors before finding a glass.
He emerged in a hallway lined with stone doors.
Deidre crossed to it and opened both doors.
Deidre gazed around her, eyes settling on the green glow, visible through the French doors.
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When the sun was up, she retreated from the French doors, troubled by the lost souls and what she did to make Gabriel's life worse, when she'd hoped to make it better.
She turned where he indicated, noticing the double French doors for the first time.
Curious, Deidre crossed to the doors.
Deidre gathered her composure with some difficulty and walked down the hallway, pausing four doors down to her room.
He led her past closed doors and through hallways carved out of black stone.Advertisement
One set of massive metal doors was all the hall contained.
The placards on each of the other doors were blank, the doors closed with no sign of light around the edges.
Beyond the main room were two hallways, also packed, and opened doors along both where men and women circulated.
The French doors were locked, and she beat on them, looking around wildly for deck furniture to break the glass.
She trailed the robed man through two doors and into a hot, dry night.
She tugged the heavy door open by its old iron handle and gazed into a large square of grass, a courtyard, around which many similar rooms with heavy doors were arranged.
They crossed more intersections, descended to the level below, and stopped outside of double doors.
He pointed as he walked, indicating the dining room, the library, the reception room, and others, each sounding stuffier than the last and all marked by polished oak double doors.
Hannah paused a few doors down along the wide, tall corridor with plush red rugs and gilded cornices.
He stood in front of the glass French doors of the balcony, taking up the whole space with his massive frame and heavy trench coat.
She turned it off and eased out of bed, stopping to gaze out the French doors.
The demon closed the door—one of the Immortal comforts, for there were no doors in Hell—and left him to wonder how many men and women Sasha had in the bed before him.
She tossed the covers off, crossing to the French doors.
He heard whispers traded behind doors and cottages and waited.
It stopped, and two footmen went to the doors while two others opened the trunk.
She led them into a courtyard lined on all four sides with lopsided doors.
She pointed to two doors.
The fortress around the courtyard was four stories tall and lined with wooden doors indicating guest rooms.
No strangers were in the house, and the doors were bolted.
Romas had felt no need to explain his insistence of her wearing it, but Evelyn had explained it acted as a visual identifying piece and also happened to open all the doors on the ship.
And if there were more of those monstrous spiders on board, she probably did not want to wander around opening doors at random.
When the doors opened, she realized everything had changed.
Just go four or five doors, and it'll be on your right.
The wide hallways were lit by skylights and lined with inset doors whose access pads glowed to the right of each door.
She ignored the instinct and said, "I want to roam around the main house, but I'm really afraid of opening doors to random rooms and finding, you know, hordes of tarantulas that attack me or angry prisoners of war."
She scoured each side of the hall for signs labeling what doors might lead to what.
One of the doors opened as she passed, and a couple emerged.
The doors lining the halls were unmarked, and she began to suspect her plan would fail fast if she had to open every door in the hallway.
They made it several doors before three of Romas's clan charged around the corner of a nearby intersection.
She'd learned how to lock and unlock the doors and entered the conference room, locking it.
They reached the top, where another set of low buildings were carved from the rock, their doors and windows glowing.
A quiet investigation revealed all upstairs doors closed and the sound of snoring from the Dame Turnbull's room.
Storefronts facing south were opening their doors to the summer-warm sun in spite of the temperature still hovering in the twenties.
Dean's suggestion of placing the little fellow out of doors in the trash was overruled by his more compassionate wife who pointed out the resulting reduced chances of January survival.
It's out of doors, but even in the winter it's like taking an outdoor bath.
Sometimes all is not as it appears to be behind closed doors.
Even the closed doors of the 'cultured and educated.'
That goes for the closed doors of people's minds and thoughts as well as their elegant houses.
Still, it sure would be nice to have someone open doors, send flowers, and compliment her on a nice dress or a job well done.
Alex whisked them into the car, making sure their doors were securely closed before he slipped into the driver's seat.
Together they got the goats in the barn and locked the doors.
Then he led her out patio doors through a small courtyard, down steps and a concrete walkway to a tidy barn.
I turned her into something I could use in my office to open more doors for our cause.
The hospital has several doors leading down here.
The medics finally motioned for her to stop and closed double doors.
An unusual number of people were enjoying the unseasonable weather, spending the last few hours out of doors; fathers playing catch with sons, youngsters riding trikes or skipping rope, and others content to just drink in the springtime evening.
Hunter took out a set of keys and unlocked the doors and trunk.
A rap on the doors of the bottom two apartments brought no better results than the doorbell.
When he reached his room both of the connecting doors were still open.
When Dean returned to the motel, the adjoining doors were open and Cynthia Byrne sat on the edge of her bed with one hand holding a phone and the other with a wet face cloth pressed to her forehead.
He might not have opened up doors, but he showed us the keyholes where we could peek.
Patio doors gave access to a small courtyard at the back of the house.
Donning a heavy coat, she escaped through the patio doors and hurried out to the barn.
She stopped and stared out the patio doors at the barn.
He pushed away his breakfast dishes and stared out the patio doors at the low hanging clouds.
Then she helped him opened the big doors.
A quiet breeze traveled between massive wooden doors opened on both sides of the great hall.
Sirian opened one of the few closed doors, escorting Rissa.
She opened the single wardrobe, pushing the doors open enough for the room's light to illuminate the contents.
Both cell doors had exploded off the cells and lay crumpled across the room.
She glanced at her watch as the elevator doors opened... five-thirty.
The doors and windows securely closed and locked, she settled down on the bedroll to read a book.
You don't have to lock all your doors and windows, but it would be a good idea to stay in the house at night.
He exited out the sliding glass doors off the formal living area that led to the private beach behind the building.
The doors to the guest bedrooms and study were closed, but the door to the owner's suite was open wide enough for the feline to slip through.
Grudgingly, she went to the opened doors opposite her that led directly onto the beach.
Furious and freaked out, she grabbed her purse and strode out the front door, just as Xander came into sight through the glass doors from the direction of the beach.
He rested his elbows on the railing and leaned over to see the small crowd spilling out of the doors onto the beach.
She parked in a back lot, far away from any other car, so no one dinged the doors of the sleek automobile.
Ashley unlocked the doors, and Jessi climbed into the tiny backseat, followed by Brandon.
Swallowing a cry of pain, she pushed herself up and stretched out her arms above her head, expecting the feel of a second set of wooden doors, if she really was in a cellar.
Puzzled, she pushed open the doors on the side of the room opposite the balcony.
She rode across country with her brother, she went out shooting with Deschatres, she sat by the cottage doors on the long summer evenings and heard the flax-dressers tell their tales of witches and warlocks.
She was then living in Paris, a few doors from her friend Mme d'Agoult, and the two set up a common salon in the Hotel de France.
Kelvin, Maclean and Galt regard this property of falling water as an objection to the use of a water-dropper indoors, though not of practical importance when it is used out of doors.
In comparing these data allowance must be made for the fact that danger from lightning is much greater out of doors than in.
Thus in Hungary, in 1902 and 1903, out of 229 persons killed, at least 171 were killed out of doors.
The old method of growing mushrooms in ridges out of doors, or on prepared beds either level or sloping from a back wall in sheds or cellars, may generally be adopted with success.
In temperate latitudes the climate is generally such as to necessitate in dwellings during a great portion of the year a temperature warmer than that out of doors.
Among its interior adornments is an onyx font, some fine wood carving in the choir, and the silver doors to the shrines of its chapels.
During the crisis banks having a paid-up capital and reserves of 5,000,000 and deposits of 53,000,000 closed their doors.
The bronze doors, adorned with bas-reliefs, are good; they may belong to the beginning of the 13th century.
He then snatched the obnoxious bill from the clerk, put it under his cloak, and commanding the doors to be locked went back to Whitehall.
Thus if the instrument depends on the pressure or suction effect alone, and this pressure or suction is measured against the air pressure in an ordinary room, in which the doors and windows are carefully closed and a newspaper is then burnt up the chimney, an effect may be produced equal to a wind of io m.
The woodwork, including doors and door frames, was removable, and the tenant might bring and take away his own.
Much has been done in keeping out the insects by fine wire netting placed on the windows and the doors of houses, especially in the railwaymens cottages.
Article 9 guaracteed to the pope full freedom for the exercise of his spiritual ministry, and provided for the publication of pontifical announcements on the doors of the Roman churches and basilicas.
Interesting too are the magnificent west doors, cast in bronze by native workmen in 804.
In the centre of the eastern side of the quadrangle two gigantic doors were thrown open to admit the people into the adytum or inner mosque (shrine) where is the marble tomb of Imam Reza, surrounded by a silver railing with knobs of gold.
There was a flight of steps ascending to these doors, and beyond were two smaller doors encrusted with jewels - the rubies were particularly fine.
Among its manufactures are earthenware, tobacco, vinegar, flour, farm-gates (iron), sash and doors, marble and granite monuments, carriages and bricks.
Among other important manufactures are foundry and machine shop products ($6,944,392 in 1905); flour and grist-mill products ($4,428,664); cars and shop construction and repairs by steam railways ($2,502,789); saws; waggons and carriages ($2,049,207); printing and publishing (book and job, $1,572,688; and newspapers and periodicals, $2,715,666); starch; cotton and woollen goods; furniture ($2,528,238); canned goods ($1,693,818); lumber and timber ($1,556,466); structural iron work ($1,541,732); beer ($1,300,764); and planing-mill products, sash, doors and blinds ($1,111,264).
At the other end of the great hall is a similar portico facing outwards; and between this and the doors the hall is divided into three aisles by rows of Ionic columns.
In the Uniate Greek Catholic Church the "ambo" has become a table, on which are placed a crucifix and lights, before the doors of the iconostasis; here baptisms, marriages and confirmations take place.
In either case the platform is fitted with a crane or cranes for lifting merchandise into and out of the wagons, and doors enable the shed to be used as a lock-up warehouse.
End doors opening on end platforms have always been characteristic of American passenger equipment.
The opening of the doors was apt to cause a disagreeable draught through the car in cold weather, and passengers occasionally fell from the open platform, or were blown from it, when the train was moving.
To remedy these defects vestibules were introduced, to enclose the platform with a housing so arranged as to be continuous when the cars are made up into trains, and fitted with side doors for ingress and egress when the trains are standing.
On this account it is common to put small end doors, in American box cars, through which timber and rails may be loaded.
The cypress doors of the ancient St Peter's at Rome, when removed by Eugenius IV., were about i ioo years old, but nevertheless in a state of perfect preservation.
When a place cannot be kept free from mosquitoes the house may be protected, as in the experiments in Italy, by wire gauze at the doors and windows.
The arrangement used for the entrance is a wire cage with double doors.
Again, although some may have desired a self-contained community opposed to the heathen neighbours of Jerusalem, the story of Jonah implicitly contends against the attempt of Judaism to close its doors.
The doors of the Temple in Egypt were closed, and its sacrifices which had been offered for 243 years were prohibited.
The doors of the universities and academies, hitherto closed to them, were thrown open..
Meanwhile, in the Farther East so rapid has been the progress of geographical research since the first beginnings of investigation into the route connexion between Burma and China in 1874 (when the brave Augustus Margary lost his life), that a gradually increasing tide of exploration, setting from east to west and back again, has culminated in a flood of inquiring experts intent on economic and commercial development in China, essaying to unlock those doors to trade which are hereafter to be propped open for the benefit of humanity.
After 1600 B.C. the palaces in Crete had more than one story, fine stairways, bath-chambers, windows, folding and sliding doors, &c. In this later period, the distinction of blocks of apartments in some palaces has been held to indicate the seclusion of women in harems, at least among the ruling caste.
Armed with this he returns through the successive hells, compelling the disclosure of every secret, depriving the rulers of their power, and barring the doors of the several regions.
The carvings round the north, south and west doors have been partially defaced by the Turks.
The doors were opened, the ringleaders were admitted and immediately seized and hanged.
The only manufacturing industries of much importance are the preparation of sugar, coffee and tobacco for market, and the manufacture of cigars, cigarettes, straw hats, soap, matches, vermicelli, sash, doors, ice, distilled liquors and some machinery.
In France there is still a tax on doors and windows, and this forms an appreciable amount of the revenue.
In some instances arm-chairs, carved out of the living rock, stand between the doors of the chambers, and the walls above are decorated with the semblance of suspended shields.
The French marching in pursuit were received with open arms, the people even turning their own wounded out of doors to make room for their French guests.
The streets are unpaved and in many places so narrow that two horsemen can scarcely pass each other; as it is seldom that the houses have windows facing the thoroughfares, and the doors are small and mean, they present on both sides the gloomy appearance of dead walls.
The Israelites were commanded to select on the tenth of Abib (Nisan) a he-lamb of the first year, without blemish, to kill it on the eve of the fourteenth and to sprinkle with its blood the lintel and sidepost of the doors of their dwellings so that the Lord should "pass over" them when he went forth to slay the first-born of the Egyptians.
There are seven towers, fifteen gateways and, according to Los Santos, no fewer than 12,000 windows and doors.
Those in the middle are thin, having only the pavement of the cella to support, and are provided with doors and partitions that make a sort of subterranean labyrinth.
They consist of a long rectangular building, with a proscenium or column front which almost forms a tangent to the circle of the orchestra; at the middle and at either end of this proscenium are doors leading into the orchestra, those at the end set in projecting wings; the top of the proscenium is approached by a ramp, of which the lower part is still preserved, running parallel to the parodi, but sloping up as they slope down.
The pruning and training of the trees in the peach house do not differ materially from the methods practised out of doors.
During these four years Stevenson's health, which was always bettered by life out of doors, gave him little trouble.
The story is that his valet who preceded him wrote "est" on the doors of all the inns where good wine was to be had, and that here the inscription was thrice repeated.
The god of Atha was a form of Horus (Apollo) as the sun-god; his most characteristic representation is as the disk of the sun with outspread wings, so often seen over the doors of shrines, at the top of stelae, &c. In the temple, where he is often figured as a falconheaded man, he is associated with Hathor of Dendera and the child Harsemteus.
The days on which the Pithoigia and Chas were celebrated were both regarded as Corotpbses (nefasti) and µcapai ("defiled"), necessitating expiatory libations; on them the souls of the dead came up from the underworld and walked abroad; people chewed leaves of whitethorn and besmeared their doors with tar to protect themselves from evil.
The arches of the Romanesque portal are beautifully ornamented, in a manner suggestive of Arab influence; the bronze doors, executed by Barisanus of Trani in 1175, rank among the best of their period in southern Italy.
Among the industries of Belfast are trade with the surrounding country, the manufacture of shoes, leather boards, axes, and sashes, doors and blinds, and the building and repairing of boats.
Nevertheless veils were not usually worn out of doors, the countrywoman of to-day is not veiled, and it is uncertain whether there is any early parallel for the yashmak, the narrow strip which covers the face below the eyes and hangs down to the feet.
No doubt the coming of the Saxons, which entirely changed the condition of the country, must have greatly injured trade, but although there was not the same freedom of access to the roads, the Londoners had the highway of the river at their doors.
On the 7th of June 1665 Samuel Pepys for the first time saw two or three houses marked with the red cross and the words " Lord, have mercy upon us," on the doors.
The circulation of air in any given division of the mine is further controlled and its course determined by temporary or permanent partitions, known as brattices, by the erection of stoppings, or by the insertion of doors in the mine passages and by the use of special airways.
Opposite is the Baptistery built by Arnolfo di Cambio in the 13th century on the site of an earlier church, and adorned with beautiful bronze doors by Ghiberti in the 15th century.
The carbonic acid gas injected into the highly limed juice in the saturators is made by the calcination of limestone in a kiln provided with three cleaning doors, so arranged as to allow the lime to be removed simultaneously from them every six hours.
Large doors at the side of the cistern are then opened, and as soon as the bags are cool enough they are removed at the expense of very exacting labour and considerable time, and fresh bags and sheaths are fixed in their places ready for filtering fresh liquor.
In the afternoon the doors were found guarded; the secluded members were not permitted to pass, and a vote was at once taken that they should not again be allowed to enter the house.
Antigo is the centre of a good farming and lumbering district, and its manufactures consist principally of lumber,chairs,furniture,sashes,doors and blinds, hubs and spokes, and other wood products.
Of the four doors three are by John of Bologna, who was greatly helped by Francavilla, Tacca and others; that of the south side, of much older date, is generally supposed to be the work of Bonanno.
The two side doors are also fine.
He abounded in kindliness and generosity, and if there was anything especially difficult for him to endure, it was the sight of human suffering, as was shown on the night at Shiloh, where he lay out of doors in the icy rain rather than stay in a comfortable room where the surgeons were at work.
The large double doors of cedar wood, covered with bronze showing a geometric interlaced pattern, have been compared with those of Ghiberti at the Baptistery of Florence.
A similarly variegated effect in red and white is produced by building the arches of windows and doors with alternating voussoirs in brick and marble.
Parts of these doors are covered with bronze reliefs of scenes from the Bible, which are of still earlier date, and were probably brought to Verona from the Rhine provinces.
The average Japanese may be said to live without artificial heat; his paper doors admit the light but do not exclude the cold.
Wooden doors swung on a kind of hook; the windows were mere holes in.
The intercolumniation is regulated by a standard of about six or seven feet, and the general result of the treatment of columns, wall-posts, &c., is that the whole mural space, not filled in with doors or windows, is divided into regular oblong panels, which sometimes receive plaster, sometimes boarding and sometimes rich framework and carving or painted panels.
The principal faade of the temple is filled in one, two or three compartments with hinged doors, variously ornamented and folding outwards, sometimes in double folds.
It is not too much to say, indeed, that when Japan opened her doors to foreigners in the middle of the 19th century, she possessed a system of roads some of which bore striking testimony to her medieval greatness.
Baths, lunch-rooms, restrooms, clubs, lectures, schools and kindergartens have been supplied, and the company has also cultivated domestic pride by offering prizes for the best-kept gardens, &c. From April to July 1901 there was a strike in the already thoroughly unionized factories; complaint was made of the hectoring of union men by a certain foreman, the use in toilet-rooms of towels laundered in non-union shops (the company replied by allowing the men to supply towels themselves), the use on doors of springs not union-made (these were removed by the company), and especially the discharge of four men whom the company refused to reinstate.
The liquors are run off from the vats to the electrolysing baths or precipitating tanks, and the leached ores are removed by means of doors in the sides of the vats into wagons.
The Bhutias are neat joiners, and their doors, windows and panelling are perfect in their way.
No iron-work is used; the doors open on ingenious wooden hinges.
In the sequel Daniel proves to the king that the priests with their wives and children came in through privy doors and consumed the viands set before the god; and the king, angered at their trickery, slew them all and gave Bel over to Daniel for destruction.
The duke himself complained in parliament of the way he was spoken of out of doors, and at the outbreak of Wat Tyler's insurrection the peasants stopped pilgrims on the road to Canterbury and made them swear never to accept a king of the name of John.
The shaft is lined with a cylinder of wrought iron, within which a tubular chamber, provided with doors above and below, known as an P g air-lock, is fitted by a telescopic joint, which is tightly sinkin packed so as to close the top of the shaft air-tight.
When it is desired to preserve a way from one road or similar class of working to another, double doors placed at sufficient intervals apart to take in one or more trams between them when closed are used, forming a kind of lock or sluice.
These include the bronze doors executed by Bishop Bernward, with reliefs from the history of Adam and of Jesus Christ; a brazen font of the 13th century; two large candelabra of the 11th century; the sarcophagus of St Godehard; and the tomb of St Epiphanius.
The well-preserved amphitheatre, the subterranean parts of which below the arena are intact, with a main passage down the centre, a curved passage all round with holes for trap doors in its roof, and numerous small chambers, also with trap doors in their vaulted roofs for admitting the wild beasts, whose cages were on the other side of the curved passage, to the arena, are especially interesting.
Fremont is situated in a good agricultural region; oil and natural gas abound in the vicinity; and the city has various manufactures, including boilers, electro-carbons, cutlery, bricks, agricultural implements, stoves and ranges, safety razors, carriage irons, sash, doors, blinds, furniture, beet sugar, canned vegetables, malt extract, garters and suspenders.
The manufacture of planing mill products, including sashes, doors and blinds, was an important industry, the products being valued in 1905 at $5,173,422.
During the months when there were no baptisms the baptistery doors were sealed with the bishop's seal.
Maria della Pieve, having a campanile and a façade of 1 216, the latter with three open colonnades running for its whole length above the doors.
Music can be enjoyed every day in the year either out of doors or under cover.
The houses are built with thick walls of stone and brick round open courts, in the Moorish style, and their ironbarred doors and windows give them the appearance of being a part of the fortifications.
It is preceded by a rich portal in the Gothic style with elaborately carved doors, and is flanked on the north by an uncompleted tower.
Well provided with funds, he speedily bought over many of the leading magnates, and his popularity reached its height when he strenuously advocated the adoption of the mode of election by the gentry en masse (which the szlachta proposed to revive), as opposed to the usual and more orderly "secret election" by a congress of senators and deputies, sitting with closed doors.
They are then lifted and treated like offsets, being sown thinly in beds out of doors.
Pot firmly, and plunge the pots in several inches of ashes out of doors, to protect the bulbs from frost.
They opened the doors of their schools to the Greek and Latin classics, but they represented the ancient masterpieces dissevered from their original historic environment, as impersonal models of taste, as isolated standards of style.
In the vicinity there are many coal mines, and among the manufactures are bricks, furniture, veneered doors, and shirts.
Other important manufactures, with their product values in 1900 and in 1905, are iron and steel ($5,004,572 in 1900; $6,167,542 in 1905); railway cars ($4,248,029 in 1900; $5,739,071 in 1905); packed meats ($5, 1 77, 16 7 in 1900; $5, 6 93,73 1 in 1905); foundry and machine shop products ($4,434,610 in 1900; $4, 6 99,559 in 1905); planing mill products, including sash, doors and blinds ($1,891,517 in 1900; $4,593, 2 5 1 in 1905-an increase already remarked); carriages and wagons ($2,849,713 in 1900; $4,059,438 in 1905); tanned and curried leather ($3,757,016 in 1900; $3,952,277 in 1905); and malt liquors ($3,186,627 in 1900; $3,673,678 in 1905).
His sensibility, social charm, liberal ideas (he was one of the earliest of the Magyar freemasons) and personal beauty, opened the doors of the best houses to him.
When the Hungarian Academy opened its doors again after a ten years' cessation, Arany was elected a member.
Two bronze doors, those on the north and west of the church, are of great interest in the history of art.
The cathedrals at Trani and Ravello also have bronze doors by the same sculptor.
There is only one main entrance, on the north side (A), defended by three separate iron doors.
This arrangement has been provided at several weirs on the Thames, to afford control of the flood discharge, and reduce the extent of the inundations; the largest of these composite weirs on that river is at the tidal limit at Teddington, where the two central bays, with a total length of 2421 ft., are closed by thirty-five draw-doors sliding between iron frames supporting a foot-bridge, from which the doors are raised by a winch.'
This fric tion has been greatly re duced by making the draw doors, or sluice-gates, slide on each side against a verti A cal row of free-rollers sus pended by an encircling / chain; and the working .%i/ is much facilitated by FIG.
They belong to the family Psocidae which has a few score species - most of them winged - living out of doors on the bark of trees and among vegetable refuse.
In the East the cancelli, under the influence possibly of the ritual of the Jewish temple, developed into the iconostasis, the screen of holy pictures, behind the closed doors of which the supreme act of the eucharistic mystery is hidden from the lay people.
In the autumn they are taken off the trees, and are preserved within doors until the following spring.
During the experiment the mirror magnet is protected from draughts by two wooden doors which slide in grooves.
On the north side is the great hall (Fyapov), with an outer portico supported by two columns (alOovva) and an inner vestibule (TrpOSopos) with three doors.
Some of the thresholds of the doors were massive blocks of stone (Xdiv01 oUS6s); others were of wood (Spiivos of56).
The doors had pivots of bronze revolving in well-fitted bronze cup-like sockets let into the thresholds.
Laurentius, archbishop of Sipontum; the bronze doors, made in Constantinople, bear the date 1076.
The Schlosskirche, to the doors of which Luther nailed his famous ninety-five theses in 1517, dates from 1439-1499; it was, however, seriously damaged by fire during the bombardment of 1760, was practically rebuilt, and has since (1885-1892) been restored.
The old wooden doors, burnt in 1760, were replaced in 1858 by bronze doors, bearing the Latin text of the theses.
Facing this inner building on north, east and west were rooms of different sizes, to which doors or colonnades gave access.
It cannot be doubted that the Roman house - from which three doors gave access to the Altis - was that occupied by Nero when he visited Olympia.
A Doric propylon with three doors gave access on the south-west side.
In front is a beautiful quadrangular court (112 by 102 ft.), surrounded by arcades formed of twenty-eight ancient pillars mostly of granite from Paestum, and containing twelve sarcophagi of various periods; the middle entrance into the church is closed by remarkable bronze doors of 11th-century Byzantine work.
Burlington is the most important manufacturing centre in the state; among its manufactures are sashes, doors and blinds, boxes, furniture and wooden-ware, cotton and woollen goods, patent medicines, refrigerators, house furnishings, paper and machinery.
In 1905 the city's factory products were valued at $6,355,754, three-tenths of which was the value of lumber and planing mill products, including sashes, doors and blinds.
The main chain is pierced by several deep gaps or "doors," through some of which important railways have been carried; e.g., the line connecting Paderborn and Hanover, and that connecting Herford and Hamm.
But these Christian settlers have their own missions to the heathen - both to the heathen at their doors and to the great heathen lands beyond.
Here St Ambrose baptized St Augustine; here he closed the doors against the emperor Theodosius after his cruel massacre at Thessalonica; here the Lombard kings and the early German emperors caused themselves to be crowned with the iron crown of Lombardy, and the pillar at which they took their coronation oaths is preserved under the lime-trees in the piazza.
In winter the temperature of the soil, out of doors, beyond a certain depth is usually higher than that of the atmosphere, so that the roots are in a warmer and more uniform medium than are the upper parts of the plant.
Two doors are provided at one end - an inner, and an outer - the inner being glazed at the top to admit light.
This allows of the hardier pot plants being removed out of doors while those planted out are in need of the room.
Transfer chrysanthemums to sheltered positions out of doors, and provide means of protecting them from frost and cutting winds.
Cuttings of border chrysanthemums may now be dibbled in a warm spot out of doors.
Bedding plants should be placed to harden in sheltered positions out of doors towards end of month.
Pot strawberries for forcing next winter, and make new beds out of doors as soon as well-rooted runners can be obtained.
When the greenhouse is not to be used during the summer months, camellias, azaleas and plants of that character should be set out of doors under partial shade; but most of the other plants usually grown in the conservatory or window garden in winter may be set in the open border.
Watch the plants that have been plunged out of doors, and see if any require repotting.
The heavy atmosphere likewise, and the necessity of living within doors or in confined localities, cannot but exercise an influence on the character and temperament of the inhabitants.
The oxidation of the foreign elements must be very slow, lest the effervescence due to the escape of carbonic oxide from the carbon of the metal throw the charge out of the doors and ports of the furnace, which itself must be shallow in order to hold the flame down close to the charge.
This spout and the charging doors A, A are kept closed except when in actual use for pouring or charging.
On returning to the church, two or four singers enter first and close the doors, then, turning towards the procession outside, sing the first two verses of the hymn "Gloria, laus et honor," those outside repeating them, and so on till the hymn is finished.
Hornell has extensive car shops of the Erie railroad, and among its manufactures are silk goods (silk gloves being a specially important product), sash, doors and blinds, leather, furniture, shoes, white-goods, wire-fences, foundry and machine shop products, electric motors, and brick and tile.
Into this opened other rooms, the entrances to which seem to have been rarely protected by doors, and could only have been closed by curtains.
Large sluices of stone, with strong doors, to be shut when it is wished to exclude the tide, may be seen on both banks of the river, and from these great conduits are carried miles inward through the flat country to the point previously prepared by embankment over which the muddy waters are allowed to spread.
The writer in the Saxon abbey of Corvey, or in the Franconian abbey of Fulda, knows only about events which happened near his own doors; he records, it is true, occurrences which rumour has brought to his ears, but in general he is trustworthy only for the history of his own neighborhood.
Towards the close of the struggle he told the House of Commons that a thousand meetings had been held, that at every one the doors were open for any man to enter, yet that an almost unanimous vote for reform had been taken.
Lady Godiva took him at his word, and after issuing a proclamation that all persons should keep within doors or shut their windows, she rode through, clothed only in her long hair.
The badge of Rostock is the figure 7; and a local rhyme explains that there are 7 doors to St Mary's church, 7 streets from the market-place, 7 gates on the landward side and 7 wharves on the seaward side of the town, 7 turrets on the town-hall, which has 7 bells, and 7 linden trees in the park.
Thus the doors of houses are inscribed with sentences from the Koran, or the like, to preserve from the evil eye, or avert the dangers of an unlucky threshold; similar inscriptions may be observed over most shqps, while almost every one carries some charm about his person.
The iconostasis or imagebearer has generally three doors, one on each side of the central door, beyond which is the principal altar.
The doors and windows have become lozenge-shaped, the walls bulged and the floors crooked.
The doors are then opened and sprinkled with holy water, and the pope passes through.
The name, however, is German, and the family device - an open door - points to an original form Thiirer, meaning a maker of doors or carpenter.
The Capella Palatina, at Palermo, the most wonderful of Roger's churches, with Norman doors, Saracenic arches, Byzantine dome, and roof adorned with Arabic scripts, is perhaps the most striking product of the brilliant and mixed civilization over which the grandson of the Norman Trancred ruled.
The Langaza tomb had unusually elaborate architectural ornaments and two pairs of doors, one of wood, the other of marble.
The doors were removed to the Ottoman Museum at Constantinople.
Flour is the principal product; among others are woollen goods, foundry and machineshop products, wooden ware, sash, doors and blinds, caskets, shirts, wagons and packed meats.
Its doors were commonly used for university proclamations.
One artist, named Staurachios, produced many works of this class, some of which still exist, such as the bronze doors of the cathedral at Amalfi, dated 1066 A.D.
Probably by the same artist, though his name was spelled differently, were the bronze doors of San Paolo fuori le Mura, Rome, careful drawings of which exist, though the originals were destroyed in the fire of 1824.
Other important examples exist at Ravello (1197), Salerno (1099), Amalfi (1062), Atrani (1087); and doors at Monreale in Sicily and at Trani, signed by an artist named Barisanos (end of the 12th century); the reliefs on these last are remarkable for expression and dignity, in spite of their early rudeness of modelling and ignorance of the human figure.
Such, for example, are the bronze doors of San Zenone at Verona (unlike the others, of repoussel not cast work); those of the Duomo of Pisa, cast in 1180 by Bonannus, and of the Duomo of Troia, the last made in the beginning of the 12th century by Oderisius of Benevento.
Unlike England, Germany in the 10th and iith centuries produced large and elaborate works in cast bronze, especially doors for churches, much resembling the contemporary doors made in Italy under Byzantine influence.
The bronze doors of Augsburg (1047-1072) are similar in style.
In the ornamental iron-work for doors the French smiths were pre-eminent for the richness of design and skilful treatment of their metal.
Probably no examples surpass those on the west doors of Notre Dame in Paris - unhappily much falsified by restoration.
In valour they excelled all other Asiatics; they required no locks to their doors; above all, no Indian was ever known to tell a lie.
Out of doors Mahommedan women wear the burka, a long loose white garment entirely covering the head and body.
The principal church of the town, Notre-Dame, dating mainly from the 12th and 13th centuries, has a fine central tower and a triple portal with handsome wooden doors.
The oleander grows here to be a tree, and there is a banyan tree, said to be the only one growing out of doors in the United States.
The doors of private houses were similarly adorned.
The Rawendis immediately rose in revolt, broke the prison doors, rescued their chiefs, and returned to the palace.
He not only caused the mourning for the death of Hosain and other Shiite festivals to be celebrated at Bagdad, but also allowed imprecations against Moawiya and even against Mahomet's wife Ayesha and the caliphs Abu Bekr, Omar and Othman, to be posted up at the doors of the mosques.
He believed he had shut the doors fast against any ordinary attack, and he did not think that Conrad could spare troops for an offensive on the grand scale, or that, if he could, he would make his big effort in the Trentino.
The risk was not taken, and the short respite gave time to close the doors in the face of the invader.
According to Bale and Foxe her husband turned her out of doors, but in the privy council register she is said to have "refused Kyme to be her husband without any honest allegation."
Only one ancient feature is rapidly disappearing - owing to the exigencies of street traffic - the stone terraces close to the entrance doors and abutting on the street.
When all but Beowulf are asleep, Grendel enters, the iron-barred doors having yielded in a moment to his hand.
The allegorical decorations here are by Persico and Horatio Greenough; those on the Senate portico are by Thomas Crawford, who designed the bronze doors at the entrances to the Senate and House wings.
There are fine bronze doors by Olin Warner and Frederick Macmonnies.
Among the manufactures of Alliance are structural iron, steel castings, pressed sheet steel, gun carriages, boilers, travelling cranes, pipe organs, street-car indicators, sashes and doors, and account registers and other material for file and cabinet-bookkeeping.
The sculptures of the portals, the pulpit, the Paschal candelabrum, &c., and the bronze doors of this period are important.
The west front has three doors with curious pillared porches.
The M`Dougall-Herreshoff, working on ores of over 30% of sulphur, requires no fuel; but in furnaces of the reverberatory type fuel must be used, as an excess of air enters through the slotted sides and the hinged doors which open and shut frequently to permit of the passage of the rakes.
One of the innovators, Atterbom, eventually forced the doors of the Academy itself.
It is regrettable, for its own sake, that the Swedish Academy, which in earlier generations had identified itself with the manifestations of original literary genius, has closed its doors to the new writers with an almost vindictive pertinacity.
Enveloped in a huge blue sheet, with a yard of linen as a veil perforated for two inches square with minute holes, the feet thrust into two huge bags of colored stuff, a wife is perfectly unrecognizable, even by her husband, when out of doors.
The regular police organization, which preserves order, checks evil-doing, and "runs in" malefactors, falls naturally and broadly into two grand divisions, the administrative and the active, the police "in the office" and the police "out of doors."
These uniformed police are not all employed in the streets and arrondissements, but there is a large reserve composed of the six central brigades, as they are called, a very smart body of old soldiers, well drilled, well dressed and fully equipped; armed, moreover, with rifles, with which they mount guard when employed as sentries at the doors or entrance of the prefecture.
It was probably finished by the end of the century; for Pliny the Elder states that its cypress-wood doors had been in existence for 400 years up to his time.
It is true that the Indian government interferes as little with the internal jurisdiction of the tribal chiefs amongst the Pathans of the Suliman Range as it does with that of the northern chiefs; but the occupation of a line of posts on the Zhob river, which flanks that range almost from end to end on the west, places the doors of communication with Afghanistan in British hands, and gives command of their hills.
About half the population of the city, it was estimated, spent the nights while the fire was in progress out of doors, with practically no shelter.
The interior consists of a souterrain, and of a first floor, entered from the portico through bronze doors, after designs by Stiller, weighing 7-1 tons, and executed at a cost of 3600.
All spurned them from their doors when they applied for succour.
It has fine bronze doors with long inscriptions; the exterior is entirely faced with cipollino (Carystian) marble.
Pantaleo, almost entirely modernized, has fine bronze doors by Barisanus of Trani (1179), and two pulpits in Cosmatesque work.
The houses are built of hardened mud, with doors and roof of palm wood.
After being rolled, structural steel is stored or handled out of doors for a varying period both at the mill and then again at the shop before the building is started.
The carved wooden doors of both the north and the south portals are masterpieces respectively of Gothic and Renaissance workmanship. The church possesses an elaborate astronomical clock (1866) and tapestries of the 15th and 17th centuries; but its chief artistic treasures are stained glass windows of the 13th, 14th and 16th centuries, the most beautiful of them from the hand of the Renaissance artist, Engrand Le Prince, a native of Beauvais.
Among the minor churches of the town are St Pierre, which has a graceful façade and richly carved doors, St Didier and St Agricol, all three of Gothic architecture.
After his death his most glaring innovations (the introduction of two doors on a level with the ground, and the extension of the building lengthwise to include the Hijr) were corrected by Hajjaj, under orders from the caliph, but the building retained its more solid structure.
Shortly after this is done the mechanism at the back of the hopper automatically opens the doors at the bottom of the hopper, and the coal drops out.
Before setting sail he preached in some of the principal London churches, and in order to hear him, crowds assembled at the church doors long before daybreak.
But when Buddhism, whose widely open doors had absorbed the mass of the community, became thereby corrupted from its pristine purity and gradually died away, the smaller school of the Jains, less diametrically opposed to the victorious orthodox creed of the Brahmans, survived, and in some degree took its place.
The latter no longer carry the head-horn which used to support the veil dropped over the face out of doors.
Out of doors he had a "bad press," in parliament he had some steady, enthusiastic friends, but more that were cold.
But the friars, though pretty generally turned out of doors, were themselves beyond Henry's power, and continued to preach everywhere among the people.
These comprise portions of the church, including the fine west front, arcaded, with three Norman doors and a Perpendicular window, with the chapter-house, cloisters and conventual buildings.
The total value of the lumber products in 1905 was $9,960,842 (lumber and timber, $5,816,726; planingmill products, including sash, doors and blinds, $4,144,116).
He also had large numbers of prisoners put on board vessels with trap doors for bottoms, and sunk in the Loire.
Among the city's manufactures are wagons and carriages, furniture, wooden-ware, veneering, sash and doors, ladders, lawn swings, rubber goods, flour, foundry products and agricultural machinery.
A spacious gateway, high and wide enough to admit the passage of a loaded camel, forms the sole entrance, which is furnished with heavy doors, and is further guarded within by massive iron chains, drawn across at night.
Czerno slammed open the doors at one end of the hall.
Martha was toddled off to bed for her final night under Bird Song's ancient eaves, the doors locked and pajamas donned before Dean resurrected the question of Fred's curious reaction to the jury summons.
Rhyn slammed into the wall above the doors the Immortals were fleeing through.
It led down another hallway lined with wooden doors, each marked with an Immortal symbol.
She left the apartment and walked down the silent halls, turning down the hall with the common areas in time to see the back of a silk ball gown disappear into opened doors.
The demon closed the doorâ€”one of the Immortal comforts, for there were no doors in Hellâ€”and left him to wonder how many men and women Sasha had in the bed before him.
The women counted four doors, and Kiera held out her bracelet to the access pad.
She opened the single wardrobe, pushing the doors open enough for light to illuminate the contents.
It was one thing to enjoy his company, but something other than companionship was hammering at the doors of her consciousness - something she didn't want to think about, because his job would be done in three more weeks.
He smelled the blood of the injured from outside the ER doors.
Offenders poured an accelerant onto front doors of the houses and through letterboxes and set alight using matches.
Doors are intricately carved with Mayan motifs; stained glass windows set the rooms aglow with understated colors.
The cockpit doors of every large passenger airplane that flies in the United States have been hardened.
The pitch was only about 100 yards from the hangar doors in which the R101 airship was housed.
When leaving the workshop office or storeroom, disconnect appliances, turn off lights and close doors.
Features are either compressed or elongated and so architectural detail, such as windows and doors, can look rather odd.
Shelves, doors, backs and so on can be integrated into this simple, square or rectangular modular architecture using small hidden fitments.
An inner stone archway leads into the dining room with twin doors opening to the poolside terraces.
When erecting or building an aviary consider designing doors that don't go all the way to the ground.
Beyond these doors you will find your own private, wooden decked balcony complete with its own furniture.
Doors have been opened, a new day dawns, a new future beckons.
For this particular contract the EB24 windows and doors were polyester powdered coated black, and the fittings were finished in dark bronze.
An excellent set coped with doors banging, noises off, and moving bookcases without so much of a ripple of the walls.
Floor to ceiling patio doors let in the cool ocean breezes.
There's a colorful Bohemian vibe, thanks to gorgeous Rajasthani furniture, velvet day beds, hand carved lattice doors and intriguing bric-a-brac.
Doors open at 7.30pm, with free bubbly till it runs out.
Dirty salwar kameez flap from open doors and gaping windows; dark eyes pierce the sunlight from faces hidden by black burkas.
Inside The spacious cabin, 48 inches, is accessed by gull wing doors.
The boat then glides effortlessly into one of the water filled caissons where the doors close to form a watertight seal.
Last thing before you go to bed extinguish all candles, empty ashtrays, check the kitchen and close all doors.
The aircraft has cargo doors in the nose and rear, with ramps for quick and easy cargo handling.
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There are also very filthy cesspools in front of the doors.