Hunter's room

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Hunter's room the lunation after the harvest moon.
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

When she re-entered the sitting-room, she paused in front of the colonel's guns, which the hunters had left in a corner.
"Columba" by Prosper Merimee
In the Hunter's Room the noblest trophy was the heart of a repentant prodigal.
"Pierre And His People, [Tales of the Far North], Complete" by Gilbert Parker
From the window of the son's room the father saw the sudden blaze of torches, the shadowy forms of the men-hunters.
"The Caxtons, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
A hunter-ship looks big on the outside, but there's very little room for the crew.
"Four-Day Planet" by Henry Beam Piper
Soon after the girls left, Dr. Hunter came into Marjory's room, his face beaming with pleasure.
"Hunter's Marjory" by Margaret Bruce Clarke
Mr. Hunter is in the Secretary's room every Sunday morning.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
It wasn't till we got clear into Sir Hunter's reception room, under the light, that Pinckney heaves up something else.
"Side-stepping with Shorty" by Sewell Ford
Hunter's compliments, sir, and he would like to see you in his room, if you don't mind.
"The Wood Fire in No. 3" by F. Hopkinson Smith
It was late when Austin reached Baxendale's room the evening of Mrs. Hunter's death.
"A Life's Secret" by Mrs. Henry Wood
***

In news:

John Mueller, a film archivist and author, will speak on Fred Astaire 's film solos and duets on Wednesday at 3:10 pm in Room 615 in the Hunter West Building of Hunter College, 68th Street and Lexington Avenue.
Hunter's Education Class, 9 am - 3 pm Tuesday, July 31, and Wednesday, Aug 1, at the California City Hall public meeting room.
Lincoln's life has been adapted for the screen so often that there's room for the artistic liberties of films like Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.
As Republicans prepared to re-nominate Richard Nixon for president, gonzo journalist Hunter S Thompson had a crank-fueled moment of clarity inside his Miami Beach hotel room.
As Republicans prepared to renominate Richard Nixon for president, journalist Hunter S Thompson had a moment of clarity inside his Miami Beach hotel room.
The South Carolina Hunter Jumper Association and The Tack Room of Camden, S.C.
In a roomful of editors at the PEN Literary Gala, the night's emcee, Charlayne Hunter-Gault, needed one.
***