How to use Occupants in a sentence
They could do nothing for the occupants.
Brady's eyes took in the occupants of the underground world.
The occupants of Edom during practically the whole period of Biblical history were the Bedouin tribes which claimed 1 A curious etymological speculation connects the name with the story of Esau's begging for Jacob's pottage, Gen.
There was an almost entire cessation of building, and a large number of houses in the chief cities remained untenanted, the occupants moving to lodgings and more than one family living in a single house.
The great beauty and fertility of the country, as well as the charm of its climate, undoubtedly attracted, even in early ages, successive swarms of invaders from the north, who sometimes drove out the previous occupants of the most favored districts, at others reduced them to a state of serfdom, or settled down in the midst of them, until the two races gradually coalesced.Advertisement
In consequence of the occupants of the thrones of Constantinople and Alexandria falling successively into opposite heresies, the question arose how " patriarchs " were to be judged.
The occupants of certain sees by a kind of prescription became legates without special appointment, legati nati, as in the case of Canterbury.
Various species among those that are predaceous attack smaller insects, hunt in packs crustaceans larger than themselves, insert their narrow heads into snail-shells to pick out and devour the occupants, or pursue slugs and earthworms underground.
With the State fund are incorporated all large estates, small farms not yet purchased by the occupants and lands acquired by colonization companies, foreign banks and similar bodies.
Herds of buffaloes, and the few peasants who watch them, are now the only occupants of this once thickly populated and garden-like region.Advertisement
Attila and his Huns were among the temporary occupants of the place (5th century), and in the following century it came into the possession of the Avars, after which its name disappears from history until towards the close of the 8th century, when Charlemagne expelled the Avars and made the district between the Enns and the Wiener Wald the boundary of his empire.
The rude type of the implements, the absence of fine pottery, and the peculiarities of the human remains, indicate a race of occupants more ancient than the "mound-builders."
Thither also came Julien Dubuque, a French Canadian, to trade with the new occupants.
The royal carriage was struck by several revolver and rifle bullets, the horses wounded, but its occupants escaped unhurt.
Keane, is that the Negritos, still found in the Philippines, are the true aborigines of Indo-China and western Malaysia, while the Melanesians, probably their kinsmen, were the earliest occupants of eastern Malaysia and western Polynesia.Advertisement
But if their origin is unknown, there is little doubt that the Melanesians were the earliest occupants of the oceanic world, possibly reaching it from Malaysia.
Caesar first besieged and took Avaricum, whose occupants were massacred, and then invested Gergovia (near the Puy-de-Dome), the capital of the Arverni, but suffered a severe repulse and was forced to raise the siege.
The aboriginal occupants of the greater part of North America were comparatively few in number, and except in Mexico were not advanced beyond the savage state, The geological processes that placed a much narrower ocean between North America and western Europe than between North America and eastern Asia secured to the New World the good fortune of being colonized by the leading peoples of the occidental Old World, instead of by the less developed races of the Orient.
General Fairfax and General Lambert are mentioned as occupants after his death, and later the property was let, William Penn of Pennsylvania being among those who leased it.
Here were discovered in the caves near Walzin the bones of prehistoric men, and other evidence of the primitive occupants of this globe at a period practically beyond computation.Advertisement
Between these, trees with tall stems, called riders, are planted as temporary occupants of the upper part of the wall.
Soon after their arrival at the Jardin d'Acclimatation, some of the axolotls spawned, but the eggs, not having been removed from the aquarium, were devoured by its occupants.
Hence a long struggle between the dispossessed family and the occupants of the North Mareb throne.
The aboriginal occupants of the greater part of North America were comparatively few in number, and except in Mexico were not advanced beyond the savage state.
In the crannog of Lagore, county Meath, there were about 150 cartloads of bones, chiefly of oxen, deer, sheep and swine, the refuse of the food of the occupants.Advertisement
In the extreme northwestern districts - the Punjab and Rajputana, judging from the fairly uniform physical features of the present population of these parts - they seem to have been signally successful in their endeavour to preserve their racial purity, probably by being able to clear a sufficiently extensive area of the original occupants for themselves with their wives and children to settle upon.
By this means some 12,000 farms were bought by their occupants; but the great mass of the population are still landless, and live as hired labourers, occupying a low position in the social scale.
In 1712 its last occupants were transferred by Peter the Great to the left bank of the Dnieper.
In any event the occupants of office could merely have had the choice of risking their heads in an attempt to exclude the elector of Hanover, or of waiting patiently till he should come and eject them from their posts; yet they might have remained formidable could they have remained united.
The title "chief rabbi" has become well known through the eminence of recent occupants of the position such as Solomon Hirsch ell (1762-1842).
To satisfy this title and give a start in life to some young men who would otherwise have got none, this land was subject to Gabhailcine (= clan-resumption), meaning that the clan resumed the whole area at intervals of a few years for a fresh distribution after some occupants had died, and young men by attaining manhood had become entitled.
A day and a half with her sister was as much as she could tolerate; faced with the alternative of returning to her creepy apartment with its creepy occupants, she'd tough it out.
In residential areas, this causes annoyance to occupants of houses ahead of the vehicle.
A nearby bomb would remove the brickwork allowing the concrete roof to fall in on the occupants.
It would appear that the occupants are engaged in some highly esoteric branch of science.
They can often chase the rest of the flights occupants, plucking feathers from them.
Any number of rights of civilian tropical futon cover occupants which is more.
The other occupants of the semi-detached house were the Altnabreac signalman and his railroad ganger father.
Tales of the lives of the occupants of 44 Scotland Street told with a great lightness of touch.
Other statutory duties include the provision of grant funding for disabled facilities adaptations where the occupants meet a financial means test.
From the industrial archeology perspective, those satanic mills are full of an interest that their real occupants may not have appreciated.
One drunken driver can seriously injure four occupants of a car.
Arrangements for warning all occupants in the event of a fire must be adequate and failsafe.
A smoke alarm alerted the occupants to the fire which gave them valuable time to get out of the house safely.
If they found people still in their homes, the Serbs threw a grenade through the window to kill the occupants.
These windows had metal shutters to protect the occupants from enemy fire.
He called the Fire Brigade and managed to enter the building to rescue the occupants.
A blue cross lease on a vehicle occupants wearing.
Use of a casualty rate per journey for car occupants would paint a much more negative picture.
Artifacts found within the house, such as Samian pottery, jewelry and games suggest that the occupants had a high standard of living.
Two boats were lowered which were slashed to pieces by the still rotating propellers killing 21 of the 34 occupants which included medical staff.
In both capacities, however, a certain undefined pre-eminence was conceded to the occupants of " Apostolic " sees, i.e.
The phrase "to bring again the captivity" would not alone suffice to prove this, for it is used in a wide sense, and perhaps means rather to "reverse the calamity," 4 but the dispersion of Israel among the nations, and the allotment of the Holy Land to new occupants, cannot fairly be referred to any calamity less than that of the captivity.
In the partition of the Eastern empire by the Latins which followed that event the island was divided into three fiefs, the occupants of which ere long found it expedient to place themselves under the protection of the Venetian republic, which thenceforward became the sovereign power in the country.
The mountains in the neighbourhood were the home of the Diacrii or Hyperacrii, who, being poor mountaineers, and having nothing to lose, were the principal advocates of political reform; while, on the other hand, the Pedieis, or inhabitants of the plains, being wealthy landholders, formed the strong conservative element, and the Parali, or occupants of the sea-coast, representing the mercantile interest, held an intermediate position between the two (see Cleisthenes).
These form a guard of the building and of the goods and persons in it, and have the right to maintain order and, within certain limits, decorum; but they have no further control over the temporary occupants of the place, which is always kept open for all arrivals from prayer-time at early dawn till late in the evening.
With a wild neigh of terror the animal fell bodily into the pit, drawing the buggy and its occupants after him.
This man seemed to me to lean over the cornice, and timidly whisper his half truth to the rude occupants who really knew it better than he.
Force channeling is a similar technology that moves the force of an impact along specific channels that direct the energy of a crash away from the occupants.
This makes it an excellent surface in areas where the occupants might often stand, such as in a kitchen.
Environmentally safe cleaning products not only benefit the environment, but also help protect the occupants of a home from unwanted chemical exposure.
Bedroom - For those homes that enjoy a fireplace in the bedroom, the mantel décor can be very personalized reflecting the special interests of the room's occupants.
Encourage the occupants of your house to take the time to read a book by having a wide selection of reading materials.
A bold color can also help distinguish the window, encouraging the occupants of the log cabin to take a look at the view.
Some bedrooms have vanities where the occupants can dress, put on makeup and accessorize before they face the outside world.
Research local archives and talk to neighbors or the real estate agent to learn the story behind the house and its original occupants.
What's worse, guests and multiple room occupants may have trouble grouping themselves in this setting.
What makes them celebrity homes, other than their famous occupants?
Is location what defines a celebrity home, though, or is it the size, the opulence, or simply the occupants themselves?
My boys are prancing around the house and enjoying the smells almost as much as the human occupants are.
The patio door can also make a small room appear larger to the occupants.
Their main objective is to ensure the safety of any building's occupants in the event of a fire.
This will help the building's occupants to breathe a a bit easier, but the air quality can still be improved.
No longer is it considered to be the final residency, although for some occupants, it may be the best choice to receive continual quality care.
A ratio of occupants and the level of care required establish the staffing needs.
For example, a facility designed to care for patients with Alzheimer's or dementia will have condition-experienced staff as well as secure housing and grounds to ensure the best care and safety of the occupants.
It's a good idea to talk to some current occupants of the senior citizen residences you are researching.
These harmless insects feed on fibers, fur, and skin shed by the house's larger occupants.
Occupants, especially children and pregnant women, should leave the home until the cleanup is finished.
When these elements are in balance, they bring the occupants of the space good health, prosperity and good fortune.
When buying a home for investment purposes, you need to take into consideration the fact that not all rentals have constant occupants, but the mortgage still needs to be paid.
The occupants of the exhibit are acclimated to the year round warm temperatures and unpredictable rainfall.
This part of the policy protects the driver and the occupants of his or her own vehicle.
It is used to pay for medical bills and economic loss suffered by the occupants of the other vehicle in an accident when the injuries and damages are serious and permanent in nature.
Bodily injury liability coverage, which pays for medical bills and lost wages incurred by the occupants of the other vehicle involved in an accident.
The medical payments provision, which covers medical bills incurred by the policyholder and the occupants of his or her vehicle following an accident.
They can buy bodily injury insurance to pay for injuries suffered by the occupants of the other vehicle when the policyholders are responsible for the accident.
Bodily injury liability coverage pays out when the occupants of another vehicle or a pedestrian are injured in a motor vehicle accident.
This is the portion of the policy that pays for injuries sustained by the occupants of the other vehicle if involved in an accident.
Auto insurance liability coverage compensates the other driver and the occupants of his or her vehicle for injuries and damages incurred as the result of an accident.
The action on Fantasy Factory centers on the work Drydek and other Fantasy Factory occupants do.
The stage came to a halt in front of the station, and people drifted by, satisfying their curiosity about its occupants.
I've now located and examined three different homes that list five adult occupants.
Once the carpet was laid, it would be ready for occupants.
He flung the door open and shoved the healer into the room, ignoring the two surprised occupants of the chamber as he closed the door without entering.
He turned on his heel as soon as she appeared and strode toward the small area beneath a tree where spacecraft traditionally hovered to release their occupants.
Cynthia just ignored them, instead watching the younger, more civilized occupants of the room play their card game.
Lana replaced the micro, looking anew at the green cars and their silent occupants.
He checked the room number and searched the cards until he found the occupants of the two adjoining rooms.
All three rentals listed two occupants.
There were two occupants and the driver had glanced in his direction before turning away.
The document is entitled "Secrett Inventionis, proffitabill and necessary in theis dayes for defence of this Iland, and withstanding of strangers, enemies of God's truth and religion," a and the inventions consist of (1) a mirror for burning the enemies' ships at any distance, (2) a piece of artillery destroying everything round an arc of a circle, and (3) a round metal chariot, so constructed that its occupants could move it rapidly and easily, while firing out through small holes in it.
It may, quite as likely as not, carry its occupants out to sea.
Ptolemy further commanded that 500 elephants should be intoxicated and let loose upon the occupants of the racecourse.
The two male occupants of the car then absconded from the vehicle with officers giving chase.
I t is compulsory for front and rear seat occupants to wear seat belts if fitted.
Both occupants were gaining a healthy glow - and gaining was the operative word.
Awkwardly jammed in the back seat, she sneaked a look at the occupants in the front of the car and withdrew her phone.
She in turn called her sister in Toledo, then Fred O'Connor because the occupants seemed to be watching his house.