Usage examples for Containing

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Below the cupboard containing books is a drawer. – The Care of Books by John Willis Clark