Sentence Examples with the word lobby

Paranoia prompted us to post Martha in the lobby and Quinn in the hall; ready to warn us if storm trooper descend like Custer's army.

From a pay phone in the lobby of the large building, he placed a call to the Parkside Police Department.

An ardent opponent of Catholic Emancipation, he delivered in 1807 a speech on the subject which helped to give the deathblow to the Grenville administration, upon which he became chancellor of the exchequer under the duke of Portland, whom in 1809 he succeeded in the premiership. Notwithstanding that he had the assistance in the cabinet of no statesman of the first rank, he succeeded in retaining office till he was shot by a man named Bellingham, a bankrupt with a grievance, who had vainly applied to him for redress, in the lobby of the House of Commons on the 11th of May 1812.

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If you worry about gas emissions from cows contributing to climate change, lobby for a cow that doesn't have gas.

The lobby was a mess, with magazines and newspaper pages scattered over several chairs.

His statue is in the outer lobby of the Houses of Parliament at Westminster.

I was picking up papers in the lobby and happened to notice the article.

Even against the stronger measure of the following April only nine Labour members were found to go into the lobby on the second reading.

A startled scream in the lobby was followed by a loud bang.

A month later, on the 11th of May, Perceval was assassinated in the lobby of the House of Commons, and Lord Liverpool became the head of a government that was to last till 1827.