Definition: sentry; lookout
Definition: sentry; lookout
Sentences Containing 'sentinel'
The swinging sentinel was posted, and the sea rushed on.
These two girls had been above an hour in the place, happily employed in visiting an opposite milliner, watching the sentinel on guard, and dressing a salad and cucumber.
The sentinel hailed and I answered, both at the same moment.
This time you will lay your plans more accurately; we shall get out into the gallery you have described; kill the sentinel who guards it, and make our escape.
One day he stopped all at once, and exclaimed,``Ah, if there were no sentinel!''
``I have; if it were only possible to place a deaf and blind sentinel in the gallery beyond us.''
When the boat was within twenty paces of the shore, the man on the beach, who carried a carbine, presented arms after the manner of a sentinel, and cried,``Who comes there?''
As soon as Gaetano had transmitted this answer, the sentinel gave an order to one of the men seated round the fire, who rose and disappeared among the rocks.
The man who had disappeared returned suddenly on the opposite side to that by which he had left; he made a sign with his head to the sentinel, who, turning to the boat, said,``S`accommodi.''
``His excellency waits for you,''said a voice, which he recognized as that of the sentinel.
Then his two guides took his arms, and he went on, guided by them, and preceded by the sentinel.
At midnight the sentinel gave the alarm, and in an instant all were on the alert.
`Follow me, then,'said the sentinel;`or, as you know your way, go first.'
`Here is a young man who seeks and wishes to speak to you,'said the sentinel.
At the other end, silent, scarcely visible, and like a shadow, was a sentinel, who was walking up and down before a grotto, which was only distinguishable because in that spot the darkness seemed more dense than elsewhere.
cried the sentinel, who was less abstracted, and who saw by the lamp light a shadow approaching his chief.
At the Barriere du Trone they met Bertuccio, who was waiting there, motionless as a sentinel at his post.
A sentinel struck the rings of his carbine against his left hand.
``There,''said the sentinel, pointing over his shoulder to a spacious crypt, hollowed out of the rock, the lights from which shone into the passage through the large arched openings.
During all this time a sentinel, who had been relieved at eighto'clock, had been watching his door.
The sentinel opened the door; it was a new face.
That dreadful sentinel sent a chill to my heart which I do not think that any burglar could have done.
Parry Gettelman of Orlando Sentinel praised vocal calling them "out-of-my-way".
He is approached by a fellow student named Paulson, a reporter with the base’s newspaper, the Tetley Field Sentinel.
Jerry Greene of the "Orlando Sentinel" listed it at number nine on his 2004 list of the show's "Top 10 Sporting Episodes".
Mesmero's master was later revealed to be a robot in the form of Magneto, and a Sentinel attack resulted in Mesmero being captured by Sentinels.
Aconcagua takes its name from quechua word of “Ackon-Cauak”, which roughtly is translated as ‘Stone Sentinel’.
Bandleader Schneider was the subject of the lead story "Kids Dig Polka" in the October 24, 1997 "Milwaukee Journal Sentinel".
In 1865 he established, in Litchfield, a weekly newspaper in the interest of the Democratic Party, entitled "The Sentinel", which he edited until 1869.
In 1869, he sold "The Sentinel" and moved to New York City to enter upon other literary pursuits.
Other performances on television including, "Love American Style", and movies including "The Eiger Sanction" and "The Sentinel" were also a part of Shore's repertoire.
Jim Abbott from the "Orlando Sentinel" described the track as a "sexy, slinky dance number", while a writer from "Newsweek" claimed it to be a song that "worked".
Smith also appears to be the leader of other Agents in the first film, as he has the authority to launch Sentinel attacks in the real world.
He wrote for the "Christian Science Journal" and "Christian Science Sentinel", two of the church's periodicals.
The Cottage Grove Sentinel is a weekly newspaper serving the city of Cottage Grove, Oregon, United States.
News Media bought the "Sentinel" from Lee Enterprises in 2006.
The "Sentinel" is published on Wednesdays and has a circulation of 3,331.
The "Sentinel" bought the competing "Cottage Grove Leader" in 1918.
When all is safe, another distinctive call from the sentinel bird sends all the others to the pool where their daily water needs are taken up within about fifteen seconds.
All the climbs were successful making first ascents of the six highest mountains in the Sentinel Range.
Eric Danton, of the "Milwaukee Journal Sentinel" and "The Hartford Courant" wrote that the album is "a collection so bland, it makes hardtack seem sumptuous".
Nichols was hired in 1981 as the news editor of the "San Francisco Sentinel".
In a September The Knoxville News-Sentinel poll, Alexander was up 45% to 27%.
Predator X does appear to be vulnerable to energy blasts, as the two other creatures were swiftly dispatched by the energy weapons of a O.N.E. Sentinel or Hellion's telekinesis.
As a journalist, Triptow has contributed to "The Advocate", "Bay Area Reporter", "Frontiers", "The Sentinel", and other West Coast gay publications.
In 1865, he started in the newspaper field as the editor of the "Jacksonville Sentinel", continuing until 1868.
They sold the paper and printing company to J. C. Howard three years later, with Howard then starting the "Cottage Grove Sentinel".
Feingold received the endorsements of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and the Green Bay Press-Gazette.
The "Santa Cruz Sentinel" for October 17, 1868, lists Charles Darkey Parkurst on the official poll list for the election of 1868.
Ultrasonic, ElectroMagnetic and Ionic pest control was invented in the early 1990s by Aspectek, the makers of the Home Sentinel and Yard Sentinel pest control devices.
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espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
polar - of a pole; characterized by opposite extremes; Ex. polar opposites
douse - plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
exact - demand and obtain by force; Ex. exact a promise from him; N. exaction
brackish - somewhat saline
sullen - silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy
dirge - funeral song; slow mournful piece of music (sung over a dead person)
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