Egress in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Egress

(intransitive) To exit or leave; to go or come out. | An exit or way out. | The process of exiting or leaving.

Short Example Sentences for Egress

  • 1. There was no other mode of egress open to me. 🔊
  • 2. It seemed to him the only egress from the situation. 🔊
  • 3. All egress from this place is closed. 🔊
  • 4. The egress from the stifling room ceased. 🔊
  • 5. But every mode of egress seemed barred to him. 🔊
  • 6. This was the egress of the fleet; the Fly was the ingress. 🔊
  • 7. Bertram ordered Tranchard to show them the means of egress from that room. 🔊
  • 8. For, as to any manner of egress from the tower, that I could not see at all. 🔊
  • 9. Soon De Vessey, enveloped in his disguise, found egress without difficulty. 🔊

How to use Egress in Sentences?

  • 1. He had gained easy ingress to this place; but egress was a matter of some speculation. 🔊
  • 2. Southern troops would not be looked for there, and egress would be easier in that direction. 🔊
  • 3. She had always the key, he remembered, and the power of egress from her prison. 🔊
  • 4. Here the tramway dipped abruptly, egress being prevented by a heavy steel sliding-door. 🔊
  • 5. Pray, when did I refuse you carriages, or horses, or free egress from this place? 🔊
  • 6. Failure to provide a comparatively free egress for smoke and moisture will bring trouble in its train. 🔊
  • 7. It shall be provided with a suitable cover and constructed so as to prevent the ingress and egress of flies. 🔊
  • 8. The equerry appeared in a moment with the assurance that egress from the farther side of the tower was impossible. 🔊
  • 9. It would serve me for egress and entry at any time without reference to the servants or disturbance to the house. 🔊
  • 10. In this condition the volcano resembled a boiler with all points of egress closed and the safety-valve shut down! 🔊
  • 11. On the contrary, the hole is stopped up at its entrance and egress with the chips forced out by the ball in its passage. 🔊
  • 12. He was leaning against a gate which gave egress from the moor into an adjacent pasture field towards which her steps were bent. 🔊
  • 13. The corridor was filling up, and it dawned upon them that if anything barred their egress they would be helpless. 🔊
  • 14. Jacob would have retreated quietly, but he found a sentinel posted at the door to prevent the egress of any person. 🔊
  • 15. Of course it would have been discovered on the morning after its completion, and not all could hope to find egress that way. 🔊
  • 16. Had it been otherwise, they must have died of hunger or suffocation, as all avenues of egress were absolutely blocked up. 🔊
  • 17. A trench was dug before the gate to prevent ingress and egress of men or victuals, and the brethren appear to have been starved out. 🔊
  • 18. She left my side for a moment, and from the sound that escaped her lips appeared to be struggling to open some means of egress from the place. 🔊
  • 19. The children, however, were not dispossessed by this precaution, finding ingress and egress through the window. 🔊
  • 20. In prison I have learned that liberty does not consist in open doors and the egress and regress of locomotion. 🔊
  • 21. They told me that for the five months of winter the snow comes "as high as the mouth," and that there is no egress from the village. 🔊
  • 22. Our sea-biscuit was getting low, and our egress from the wilderness was therefore becoming, in some sort, a necessity. 🔊
  • 23. Before the wood had been cleared rabbits had swarmed in it, and these had found ingress and egress through "smoots" in the stone fences. 🔊
  • 24. The plan which was most popular in those days was to pen the submarines in their bases and so prevent their egress into the North Sea. 🔊
  • 25. But, passing onward, a narrow defile would give us egress into a scene where new mountains would still appear to bar us. 🔊
  • 26. The Gates of Gold do not admit to any special place; what they do is to open for egress from a special place. 🔊