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Schloss

[shlaws] /ʃlɔs/
noun, plural Schlösser
[shlœ-suh r] /ˈʃlœ sər/ (Show IPA).
German.
1.
a castle or palace.
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  • Marienburg (Mary's Burg), with its grand stone Schloss still visible and even habitable: this was at length their headquarter.

  • He did not advance any reminiscence of what had happened since he came to the Schloss.

    The First Violin Jessie Fothergill
  • But Schloss Szolnok is hardly equipped to resist a siege of modern ordnance.

    The Secret Witness George Gibbs
  • Unquestionably the painting now in the Schloss at Darmstadt is the earlier version.

    Holbein Beatrice Fortescue
  • The people still regard her name fondly; and they show, at the Schloss, the rooms which she inhabited.

    The Christmas Books William Makepeace Thackeray
  • I was with Liebknecht in the Schloss when he slept in the Kaiser's bed.

    Erik Dorn Ben Hecht
  • "I'm charmed with your old Schloss here, my dear," said he, as they moved along.

    The Fortunes Of Glencore Charles James Lever
  • “But not any worse than the German word Schloss,” added Joseph, laughing.

    Up The Baltic Oliver Optic
  • So far as Renwick could see, the ruined part of Schloss Szolnok was isolated, with no mode of egress from the habitable part.

    The Secret Witness George Gibbs
  • She writes, that she is sure of you for the night at the Schloss.'

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