Vicinity in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Vicinity

proximity; the state of being near. | neighbourhood; nearby region; surrounding area. | approximate size or amount.

Short Example Sentence for Vicinity

  • 1. Nadine must be in the vicinity of thirty. 🔊
  • 2. Voices came indistinctly from the vicinity of the machine. 🔊
  • 3. IN the vicinity of the old church of Sta. 🔊
  • 4. He felt that their presence in his vicinity had something to do with himself. 🔊
  • 5. That guns were discharged in the vicinity of the voting place. 🔊

How to use Vicinity in a Sentence?

  • 1. Specimens were obtained in rainforest in the immediate vicinity of the settlement. 🔊
  • 2. Newborough and the vicinity present a remarkable contrast to the plains beneath. 🔊
  • 3. I closed the scuttle, and retired from its vicinity to the end of the storehouse. 🔊
  • 4. She shied away from any hint of the personal like a burnt child in the vicinity of fire. 🔊
  • 5. He had made inquiries concerning Anseton and its vicinity down to the smallest detail. 🔊
  • 6. They were driven to trek in great numbers to the vicinity of the English fort at Niagara. 🔊
  • 7. It was about eleven o'clock when the column reached the vicinity of Brown's Springs. 🔊
  • 8. Specimens were obtained in the rainforest and in cleared areas in the immediate vicinity of the town. 🔊
  • 9. Many of the people had left the vicinity of the tables and were promenading the grassy strip while listening to the band. 🔊
  • 10. Of course much will depend upon the fruitfulness of the country in the immediate vicinity of that town. 🔊
  • 11. It appears in the vicinity of Lockport and Niagara Falls, and elsewhere in New York. 🔊
  • 12. A rather numerous body of my ancient friends and allies occupied the ground in the vicinity of the mouth of the dingle. 🔊
  • 13. In case a bomb was dropped on the hotel or in its vicinity the cellar would offer almost certain protection. 🔊
  • 14. In the vicinity are some ancient pearl-fisheries of considerable value, which were once worked with great profit. 🔊
  • 15. After getting to the near vicinity of our work, we lay down beneath a hay-rick to wait for a degree of darkness. 🔊
  • 16. I looked about, therefore, in the immediate vicinity of the bridge, for other vestiges of the antiquity of the city. 🔊
  • 17. His large estates in the vicinity of the city of Washington were exposed to the ravages of war if not to confiscation. 🔊
  • 18. To be bound almost literally hand and foot in the vicinity of a bad smell is a form of torture which in its way gives points to any inquisition. 🔊
  • 19. Mr. Stott called that help was arriving as he crashed through the brush in the vicinity of the beaver dam. 🔊
  • 20. Some of these display the open country, and others the life by the wayside, in the streets, and in the vicinity of towns. 🔊
  • 21. Clouds in the vicinity of the sun, and nearly all the rest of the sky covered with clouds in masses, not a gray uniformity of cloud. 🔊
  • 22. No one was in the vicinity save one or two loungers of the "unemployed" type and two or three nursemaids with children. 🔊
  • 23. Fort de Kock provides all the necessaries of life, and the broad military roads of the vicinity simplify exploration. 🔊
  • 24. The plan was formed to buy a tract of land in the vicinity of Chicago, on which an orphan home and training school were to be erected. 🔊
  • 25. Walnut, butternut, bitternut, hazel and hickory are native, but just about non-existent in my vicinity except on my place in the young state. 🔊
  • 26. By noon the streets in the vicinity of the Plaza were filled with strange, rough-looking men, undeniably labourers. 🔊
  • 27. There was no one now in the vicinity of the place, save a man and a yoke of oxen; and what he was about, I did not ascertain. 🔊
  • 28. A barn in the vicinity of the city has long been shown as the place where Kosciuszko slept the night before he entered Cracow. 🔊
  • 29. The Canker worm is widely distributed, though its ravages used to be confined mostly to the immediate vicinity of Boston. 🔊
  • 30. The pictures flashed on the screen, showing recognizable landmarks that are in the vicinity of the entrance and finally there came the picture of the entrance itself. 🔊
  • 31. In many instances it is admitted that the public recreation centers in the immediate vicinity of the settlement afford adequate space and facilities for the requirements of the group. 🔊
  • 32. The natives generally are affected with coughs and colds; and the amount of coughing which goes on at night in the vicinity of our tent is both astonishing and disagreeable. 🔊
  • 33. Of course in 1789 to have killed three Protestants was counted a passport into heaven in the vicinity of Vinegar Hill. 🔊
  • 34. It was not that he seemed to take a particular delight in my conversation; but rather that he craved the vicinity of a human being; and above all, of a being that sympathized with him. 🔊
  • 35. As for the smells, they were beyond description; but the fact that a dead camel was slowly decomposing in the immediate vicinity of our dwelling may have had something to do with this. 🔊