service entrance

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n service entrance an entrance intended for the use of servants or for delivery of goods and removal of refuse
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Usage

In literature:

On his first entrance into the service, an oath was administered to him with every circumstance of solemnity.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 1" by Edward Gibbon
On his first entrance into the service, an oath was administered to him with every circumstance of solemnity.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 1" by Edward Gibbon
At the entrance to Highgate Cemetery they were delayed by service in the Chapel.
"The Forsyte Saga, Volume III." by John Galsworthy
Towards the end of March, 1800, five or six months after my entrance into the service of Madame.
"The Private Life of Napoleon Bonaparte, Complete" by Constant
At the entrance to Highgate Cemetery they were delayed by service in the Chapel.
"To Let" by John Galsworthy
A car supplied by the National Motor Volunteer Service awaited Briggs and his courier at the hospital entrance.
"Observations of an Orderly" by Ward Muir
He had never seen one better fitted for entrance on such service.
"Bakemono Yashiki (The Haunted House)" by James S. De Benneville
The service entrance was too far round.
"Ambrotox and Limping Dick" by Oliver Fleming
I left my shoes at the entrance; and on gaining the interior of the edifice, found the service had commenced.
"Journal of a Visit to Constantinople and Some of the Greek Islands in the Spring and Summer of 1833" by John Auldjo
He headed for the light of the service entrance.
"Brink of Madness" by Walter J. Sheldon
After the Dean has gone into his stall on the right of the entrance, the service begins.
"The Children of Westminster Abbey" by Rose G. Kingsley
He'd already made sure the service entrance was unlocked.
"Project Daedalus" by Thomas Hoover
The air service with artillery was made over almost entirely by the French between the time of the war's beginning and America's entrance.
"Our Army at the Front" by Heywood Broun
The carriage stopped at the entrance of the magnificent hotel, and the attendants came running to offer their services.
"Only a Girl:" by Wilhelmine von Hillern
He has been giving us that service from the hour of his entrance upon office.
"Recollections of a Varied Life" by George Cary Eggleston
It was a wonder to me, too, that no one of you gentlemen knew him before his entrance into service, or heard of him.
"Pan Michael" by Henryk Sienkiewicz
The service was long, but to the Sailor it was entrancing.
"The Sailor" by J. C. Snaith
The services took place at eleven in the morning in front of the entrance to the Sophia Mosque.
"Under Four Administrations" by Oscar S. Straus
Downstairs, near the entrance, was the desk of the Motor Service Corps.
"Georgina's Service Stars" by Annie Fellows Johnston
The Sabbath before the entrance of the Federals, no service was held in the dear old church.
"Life in Dixie during the War" by Mary A. H. Gay
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In news:

The US Forest Service says the chipmunk rolled up in a ball, shaking and struggling to breathe when it was discovered near the entrance to the Taylor Creek Visitor Center.
BIGGER IS BETTER – A rendering of the proposed expansion of Cape Cod Hospital's Lyndon P Lorusso Emergency Center shows the service's new entrance.
The Blackburn Storm-Safe service entrance disconnect system de-energizes and releases utility service entrance cables when they are struck by debris.
For now, visitors can use the Thornton Gap US 211 or Swift Run Gap US 33 entrance stations, as the National Park Service continues to clear snow near the northern and southern entrances to the park, ARAMARK said.
Chronicle News Service photo Emily Dayton, a Kalamazoo College senior, stands on the top landing of the new Hicks Center entrance.
Station 23 of the East Naples Fire Department is located less than two miles from the entrance to Fiddlerís Creek, making it the closest emergency service provider.
IN EFFECT UNTIL DEC 13, 9:45 a.m. Station 23 of the East Naples Fire Department is located less than two miles from the entrance to Fiddlerís Creek, making it the closest emergency service provider.
The National Park Service is waiving entrance fees to all of it's parks beginning this Saturday, April 17th and running through Sunday, April 25th.
On Saturday and Sunday, the National Park Service will not charge entrance fees at 146 national-park sites where visitors normally pay $3 to $25 for admission.
The National Park Service celebrates National Park Week this week by waiving entrance fees at the nation's 392 national parks.
The National Park Service will waive fees for entry to all sites that charge entrance fees to encourage all Americans to visit our national parks.
Sandbags and tape block the entrance to the PATH train station in Hoboken, N.J. Where officials have shut down train service in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Sandy, Oct 29, 2012.
To kick off the dedication service, Builders for Christ workers installed a granite plaque near the church's entrance.
THE A-1 LAUNDROMAT SELF SERVICE PET WASH 829 East Victory Way (on Highway 40 across from the Moffat County Fairground) for information call 824-5766 For the pet wash please use the entrance on the East side of A-1 Laundromat.
One morning last week, a pastry chef approached the service entrance of Incanto Italian Restaurant and Wine Bar in Noe Valley and discovered a disturbing work of vandalism.
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