gateway


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an entrance that can be closed by a gate

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I smote blood upon the gateways of my kraal; with my own hand I smote it, that I might learn who were the true doctors and who were the false
Back and forth along the slippery highway the tide of battle surged, but never once was the gateway to Kaol really in danger.
But within the Trinity Gateway he was so pressed to the wall by people who probably were unaware of the patriotic intentions with which he had come that in spite of all his determination he had to give in, and stop while carriages passed in, rumbling beneath the archway.
Over the gateway hung a dull-colored metal magnet shaped like a horse-shoe, placed against a shield of polished gold.
And while he was wondering what had become of the boy, and what he ought to do next under such trying circumstances, the gateway in the green wall opened and a man came out.
The gates had bars of pure gold, and on either side of each gateway were built high towers, from which floated gay banners.
Silently he moved north past the gateway which was closed by a massive gate which effectively barred even the slightest glimpse within the city beyond.
The orderly shook his head, the two soldiers were barring the gateway.
Looking onward as I reached the middle of th e meadow, I perceived on its further side, towering gaunt and black in the night, a lofty arch or gateway, without walls at its sides, without a neighboring building of any sort, far or near.
The lightning was so incessant that they easily found their way through the gateway and into a shed, where they hitched and unharnessed their team.
Loud shrieked the brazen bugles from keep and from gateway, and merry was the rattle of the war-drum, as the men gathered in the outer bailey, with torches to light them, for the morn had not yet broken.
an island, which may be compared to a castle situated on the summit of a lofty submarine mountain, protected by a great wall of coral-rock, always steep externally and sometimes internally, with a broad level summit, here and there breached by a narrow gateway, through which the largest ships can enter the wide and deep encircling moat.
I sit at the gateway for every rogue, and ask: Who wisheth to deceive me?
He found that if he sat with the main door open he would enjoy the passing society of all comers to and fro by the gateway, and would have light enough.
He lived at the last house in Bleeding Heart Yard, and his name was over a little gateway.
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