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How to use parlour in a sentence

The wind is howling, and the rain is pelting against the parlour windows of the Banking-house, whose blinds are drawn close down.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
He just got a good holt–a shore enough diamond hitch–on that thirst-parlour dawg, and chawed.
ALEC LLOYD, COWPUNCHERELEANOR GATES
On his return he introduced them on the Midland, both the parlour car and the sleeper.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Like the cobbler's stall in the old song, it served the present occupants for "kitchen and parlour and all."
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
But English suburban parlour-maids are on their guard against smiles, no matter how engaging.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
She led the way into a tiny parlour, very clean, very simple with its furniture of old oak and brass, and bade him sit.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The parlour, having once been a ware-room, was unusually large and well adapted for a tea-party.
THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
At a table in the little parlour sat the clerk's wife, presiding at a solitary tea-table by the light of a candle.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Would his lordship please to wait in the best parlour, she asked, taking the candle to marshal him into the state sitting-room.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
“Let us talk things over reasonably,” she urged, opening the parlour door.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE

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