Examples of dormitory in a Sentence
Guests at the camp can stay in private cabins or for a smaller fee in the dormitories.
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Six years later Owen was a freshman at Stanford, watching television in his dormitory, when the news showed the first batch of POWs setting foot on the tarmac at Subic Bay.
Weeks after armed gunmen abducted more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls from their dormitory, Angelina Jolie spoke out on the horrific circumstances surrounding the missing girls.
The scene looks oddly familiar, though more suited to a dormitory common room than an old-fashioned political campaign.
There is no permanent set, but what is a hair salon for one scene, is simply turned around to become a dormitory for the next; the inside of a classroom is rotated to become Harvard's outdoor courtyard.
Bowen continues to reside at Minardi Hall, U of L's basketball dormitory, and he is allowed access to the school’s basketball facilities.
Authorities said Cho, who had mental health problems, shot two students to death in a dormitory, then three hours later chained the doors of a classroom building and killed 30 more people before killing himself.
According to the Michigan Daily, three black students on campus found racist language scrawled on their dormitory-room door tags.
One block from my dormitory was a tiny store called Cheapo Records.
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Origin and Etymology of dormitory
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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