a place where opium is sold and used
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How to use opium den in a sentence
One called Opium has now been “outed” as a copy of a vintage photo of an opium den by Leon Busy.
I am in a shadowy, but elegant, opium den straight out of Colette.
Guided by a servant, Bruce and Ramabai set off for the opium den.The Adventures of Kathlyn | Harold MacGrath
In July, Jasper revisits the London opium den, and talks under opium, watched by the old hag.The Puzzle of Dickens's Last Plot | Andrew Lang
He enters an opium den, but the presence of a man who owes his downfall to him irritates him, and he decides to go to another.Oscar Wilde | Leonard Cresswell Ingleby
In the tale of Edwin Drood the first scene is in an opium den, suffocated with every sort of phantasy and falsehood.Appreciations and Criticisms of the Works of Charles Dickens | G. K. Chesterton
I frankly avow, as I walked to the railway station, I almost wished myself back in the opium den.Days and Nights in London | J. Ewing Ritchie