Definitions of Containing

  1. of Contain

Usage examples for Containing

  1. He opened the envelope containing his instructions, put them down on the little desk in front of him and then read a note that was enclosed with them. – The World Peril of 1910 by George Griffith
  2. The papers containing these articles were always sent to Sir John Ball and to Miss Mackenzie, and the articles were always headed, " The Lion and the Lamb." – Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope
  3. Had it taken up a parcel containing the red flowers, she would have been taken to a native doctor. – Dr. Scudder's Tales for Little Readers, About the Heathen. by Dr. John Scudder
  4. The boat containing his father and Mr. Grigsby was at the ship, and they two came up the side. – Gold Seekers of '49 by Edwin L. Sabin
  5. Below the cupboard containing books is a drawer. – The Care of Books by John Willis Clark