morning room


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n morning room a sitting room used during the daylight hours
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In literature:

One morning early he came to my rooms.
"Memoirs" by Charles Godfrey Leland
In the morning, after breakfast, he told Porter to have the old trunk sent up to his room and he would get the cigars he had spoken about.
"The Expressman and the Detective" by Allan Pinkerton
When she returned, she went upstairs to her room, and shut herself up for the rest of the morning.
"The Carved Cupboard" by Amy Le Feuvre
Next morning the landlord came into the room.
"Russian Fairy Tales" by W. R. S. Ralston
Evesham waited in the hall when he heard the door of her room open next morning.
"Stories by American Authors (Volume 4)" by Constance Fenimore Woolson
If the man who knocked at Green's sitting-room door that next morning at ten was not the best man of the Byrnes staff he looked the part.
"From Place to Place" by Irvin S. Cobb
He just came and rented those three rooms, and there his man brought him his tea at ten o'clock every morning for thirty years.
"The Doctor of Pimlico" by William Le Queux
I shall live in the morning-room and the studio, and I suppose in the evenings we shall be in the library.
"Doctor Luttrell's First Patient" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
One morning, as Jenny came into the sick man's room, she found him sitting up in bed with his shirt open and his hand on his breast.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 106, August, 1866" by Various
In the room over this, however, did his majesty most delight to spend his mornings.
"The Peasant and the Prince" by Harriet Martineau

In poetry:

This morning, while we sat in talk
Of spring and apple-bloom,
Lo! Death stood in the garden walk,
And peered into the room.
"Death at the Window" by Robert Fuller Murray
But now, by our perverse supposal,
There is a drift of fog on your mornings;
You in your peignoir, dainty at your orange cup,
Feel poising round the sunny room
"Prelude To An Evening" by John Crowe Ransom
The moon and all her starry train
Were fading from the morning sky,
When home the ball-room belle again
Returned, with throbbing pulse and brain,
Flushed cheek and tearful eye.
"The Ball-Room Belle." by George Pope Morris
Come see how Mamma, the best flowers culling,
Each vase and each pot this morn hath been filling,
With foliage so verdant adorning the room,
The air by their various sweets to perfume.
"Birth-day Invitation" by Judith Sargent Murray
Lord Dusiote sprang from priest and squire;
He gazed at her lighted room:
The laughter in his heart grew slack;
He knew not the force that pushed him back
From her and the morn in bloom.
"The Young Princess -- A Ballad Of Old Laws Of Love" by George Meredith
Here in the little room
You sleep the sleep of innocent tired youth,
While I, in very sooth,
Tired, and awake beside you in the gloom,
Watch for the dawn, and feel the morning make
A loneliness about me for your sake.
"Dawn" by Arthur Symons

In news:

WORCESTER — Two men were stabbed and several people were arrested after a fight outside the Boiler Room bar yesterday morning.
Acid sloshed from a truck on Powers Wednesday morning, sending two drivers to the emergency room.
Garden City firefighters went to a local motel early Saturday morning in response to a motel room fire, which resulted in no injuries.
ON A THURSDAY MORNING LAST FALL, MAX TEMKIN STOOD IN HIS DORM ROOM at Goucher College and took inventory of his arsenal.
(CBS News) "CBS This Morning" broadcast from the House Ways and Means Committee Hearing Room on Capitol Hill Wednesday.
The roll call room at the Worthington Police Department filled up with dozens of officers from across Franklin County Monday morning.
The Center's Morning Club will meet 9:30 am Wednesday in the card room at The Center.
The USO of Columbia unveiled its brand new recreation room for soldiers at the airport Friday morning.
I ordered him sedated, and though I was confident that he would soon be his normal self again, I stopped outside his room to ponder what the attending physician had told me that morning.
While relaxing in my living room on Saturday morning, a quick bit of motion caught my eye out the front window.
BRYAN, TX — A frightening experience for a mother and her son after a car drove into her living room early this morning.
After news over the weekend of the Ravens signing veteran safety James Ihedigbo, defensive back Danny Gorrer revealed Monday morning he would be the one to go to make room .
The Detroit Lions will start the regular season with four safeties on the roster, releasing Ricardo Silva on Monday morning to make room for recently signed cornerback Drayton Florence.
3 quarterback Stephen McGee on Saturday morning to make room for newly signed tight end Colin Cochart, formerly of the Bengals.
Former Michigan Gov Jennifer Granholm, host of "The War Room," and former presidential candidate Newt Gingrich speak to the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts about what strategies worked and those that didn't in the campaigns.

In science:

After a good night’s sleep in my room, I was in the hotel lobby the next morning when all the Soviet scientists from Moscow showed up after their very early morning flight from Moscow. I don’t recall who it was, but when one of them saw me sitting there in the lobby, all the color drained out of his face.
Classical Chaos and its Quantum Manifestations
They would come in very early in the morning, get the coffee going, lock themselves in the conference room and work through the day taking only food and toilet breaks.
Phenomenology using lattice QCD