Usage examples for espial

  1. The company at the high table, after grace- a shorter one this time, pronounced by the Chaplain- bowed to the Brethren and followed the Master upstairs to the little room which had once served for espial chamber, but was now curtained cosily and spread for dessert. – Brother Copas by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  2. Daddy John bent to pick up the saddle, and the mountain man, safe from espial looked at her with burning eyes. – The Emigrant Trail by Geraldine Bonner