Usage examples for believing

  1. Out of gratitude the Indian had consented to follow him- believing his story to be true. – The Big Otter by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. He rushed me, believing in his blind haste that I was Agnes coming to elope with you. – Red Money by Fergus Hume
  3. Believing that he had the lad at his mercy, Davis advanced quickly and swung hard with his left. – The Boy Allies Under the Sea by Robert L. Drake
  4. So, believing that she would be grateful for silence, he grew silent with her. – The Everlasting Whisper by Jackson Gregory
  5. " Well, don't let's spoil the show with any silly old not believing," said Gerald with decision. – The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit
  6. They say that seeing is believing, but here you see so many things that are different from what you have always believed. – Humanly Speaking by Samuel McChord Crothers
  7. " People fool themselves into believing they get information from Ouija. – The Come Back by Carolyn Wells
  8. When he had finished he fell back against the wall, knowing that he was wounded, and believing it to be to the death. – Long Live the King by Guy Boothby
  9. Now you come along believing in yer 'igh- born parents. – The Fortunate Youth by William J. Locke
  10. Surely dark clouds again overhung our favorite institution, in which many of our students were taught in the school of Christ, before they came to us, and many out of the hundreds who had enjoyed the privileges of our school, we had good reasons for believing, yielded their young hearts to the loving Savior's invitation while with us. – A Woman's Life-Work Labors and Experiences by Laura S. Haviland
  11. But when at last she began to believe- at least to the extent of believing that I had sent the telegram- her next remark was characteristic. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  12. I was right in believing that such a poor thing as my love could have no power with you against other attractions. – More About Peggy by Mrs G. de Horne Vaizey
  13. I've heard it so often myself I confess I'm near to believing him too. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  14. Sheen, believing in the Spae- Woman's wisdom, did what was told her. – The King of Ireland's Son by Padraic Colum
  15. She still thought that she had let Dr. Welwright go away believing that she had not cared enough for the offer which had surprised her so much, and she blamed herself for not telling him how doubly bound she was to Gregory; though when she tried to put her sense of this in words to herself she could not make out that she was any more bound to him than she had been before they met in Florence, unless she wished to be so. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  16. With half- believing eyes he gazed at it. – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  17. For a minute she looked steadily at them without believing, and then it was as though her pale face suddenly burst into song. – The Little House in the Fairy Wood by Ethel Cook Eliot
  18. There is reason for believing that our friend yonder who speaks excellent English- and he indicated Dom Clemente- is acquainted with it already. – Long Odds by Harold Bindloss
  19. Mesquita, still believing in the success of the expedition of Magellan, said to a few whom he could reach: Magellan is not mad. – The Story of Magellan and The Discovery of the Philippines by Hezekiah Butterworth
  20. Ellerey thought she must be, half- believing he recognized something familiar in her manner. – Princess Maritza by Percy Brebner