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Idioms for dovecote
Example sentences from the Web for dovecote
A rough fellow with a gun was coolly standing near the great dovecot and shooting at the pigeons.The False Chevalier|William Douw Lighthall
They would permit me to go into their dovecot, without retreating; but the dam would often oppose my taking her young ones.The Book of Curiosities|I. Platts
The Oorya, not unanxious to play off one parasite against the other, slunk away towards the dovecot.
Hurree Babu come out from behind the dovecot, washing his teeth with ostentatious ritual.
They are essentially home-girls, family-girls, doves who cannot exist without a dovecot, however humble.The Girl of the Period and Other Social Essays, Vol. I (of 2)|Eliza Lynn Linton