The Zulus hold that a dead body can cast no shadow, because that appurtenance departed from it at the close of life.
Yet we say, "I have hope," and there hope would be in the category of Having, appurtenance.
Indeed, that was as it should be; for she was only an appurtenance of my mattress, or self-acting bedstead on four castors.
appurtenance, ap-pur′ten-ans, n. that which appertains to: an appendage or accessory: (law) a right belonging to a property.
Pale sunlight flooded the square, white room where, in all its dignified complexity of appurtenance, the simple meal was laid out.
One other appurtenance of a dining-room is found in all early inventories—a voider.
It may be called the Garden of Eden Room, for in every part and appurtenance it speaks of sweet content and blessed repose.
The two had a simultaneous birth, but it was an appurtenance of the latter that marked the distinction and gave the names.
Kwaque he merely accepted, as an appurtenance, as a part of the human landscape, as a chattel of Dag Daughtry.
Dinner was served in a small white Georgian dining-room, with every appurtenance of almost Sybaritic luxury.