on the premises

idiom

: inside a building or on the area of land that it is on
The hotel has a restaurant on the premises.
No smoking is allowed on the premises.

Examples of on the premises in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Attendees pulled up to the gleaming glass beachfront home from around 5 p.m. Paparazzi were stationed outside, snapping away as guests arrived, but once on the premises, some of the only cameras were those on guests’ iPhones. Lilah Ramzi, Vogue, 5 July 2024 The suit distinguished the store from the type of businesses where there may be viewing of pornography on the premises. Doha Madani, NBC News, 4 July 2024 After obtaining a search warrant, agents raided the place on Oct. 4, 2018 and confiscated more than $1,000 in cash and narcotics found on the premises, police said. Shomik Mukherjee, The Mercury News, 30 June 2024 There’s also a pool, a tennis court, a par-3 golf course, and a separate putting green on the premises, as well as access to 500 feet of shoreline and an 81-foot private dock. Wendy Bowman, Robb Report, 14 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for on the premises 

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“On the premises.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20the%20premises. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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