How to use Innkeeper in a sentence
The innkeeper welcomed him kindly.
A fine supper was prepared, and the innkeeper himself waited upon his guest.
As he was starting away, the friendly innkeeper said, "Which way will you travel, Mr. Randolph?"
He looked back and saw the innkeeper still standing by the door.
I suppose letting someone into a guest's room is against a bunch of innkeeper laws but considering the circumstances, I'll stick my neck out.Advertisement
It seems that his father was an innkeeper but a man of cultivated tastes.
Thus Sisyphus fettered Death, keeping him prisoner till rescued by Ares; in Venetian folklore Beppo ties him up in a bag for eighteen months; while in Sicily an innkeeper corks him up in a bottle, and a monk keeps him in his pouch for forty years.
His grandfather had been a baker in the village of Bittenfeld, near Waiblingen; his father, Johann Kaspar (1723-1796), was an army-surgeon, who had settled in Marbach and married the daughter of an innkeeper, Elisabeth Dorothea Kodweis (1732-1802).
A second marriage, however, brought him into possession of the Frankfort inn, "Zum Weidenhof," and he ended his days as a well-to-do innkeeper.
The Parable of the Good Samaritan Why is it important to know the pay the innkeeper earned to help the Samaritan's injured friend?Advertisement
Now, you can become an innkeeper, a famous musician, or the richest gambler ever!
There he asked the innkeeper to look after the man until he recovered.
The first superintendant was Jacob Bobart, a local innkeeper, who was taken on in 1642.
The groom, the coachman, and the innkeeper told Pierre that an officer had come with news that the French were already near Mozhaysk and that our men were leaving it.
You must be the innkeeper's wife.Advertisement
A handsome drifter and the unhappy wife of a boorish innkeeper conduct an affair which leads them to murder.
William Powell Frith was born in Yorkshire, where his father a self-made man had become a prosperous innkeeper in Harrogate.
Wasdale is the home of the famous Wil Ritson who was the former innkeeper of the Huntsman Inn.
After being for a short time apprentice to a ladies' tailor, he became tutor to an innkeeper's son.
He had not gone farther than to the end of the innkeeper's field, when to his surprise he found that the road forked.Advertisement
At these words Alpatych nodded as if in approval, and not wishing to hear more went to the door of the room opposite the innkeeper's, where he had left his purchases.
Alpatych collected his parcels, handed them to the coachman who had come in, and settled up with the innkeeper.
On the sloping descent to the Dnieper Alpatych's cart and that of the innkeeper's wife, which were slowly moving amid the rows of soldiers and of other vehicles, had to stop.
Only someone's orderly passed through the gateway, splashing through the mud, and talked to the innkeeper.
From child actor to innkeeper, you'd think Tori Spelling has done it all and is happy being a wife and new mom.Advertisement
You might also have an innkeeper, but he could be dressed in the same manner as the shepherds.
To escape the smiling innkeeper role, he plodded barefoot out back to the small patio, fired up the barbeque, popped the cap on the first of the last three Fat Tire Ales and stretched out on Cynthia's chaise.
One explanation has been sought in the legend of St Nicholas miraculously restoring to life three rich youths, who had been murdered, cut up and concealed in a salting tub by a thievish innkeeper or butcher, in whose house they had taken lodging.
In a Sicilian story an innkeeper corks up Death in a bottle; so nobody dies for years, and the long white beards are a sight to see.
The name of his mother was Jeanne le Franc; she was the daughter of an innkeeper at Cambrai, who afterwards came to reside at Noyon.Advertisement
The innkeeper stood at the gate.