Definitions of continuing

  1. Permanent.

Usage examples for continuing

  1. " Dr. Morrell," she added, in that effect of continuing the subject with which one breaks away from it, " do you know much about South Hatboro'?" – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells
  2. But if you are a lady of leisure and wealth, I suppose there is no harm in your continuing as long as you see fit. – One Day's Courtship The Heralds Of Fame by Robert Barr
  3. The plan of continuing the work, the trembling hope of escape, of liberty, life- all is suddenly terminated. – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  4. " It's very dirty," replied Nicholas, continuing his examination; " it must be taken to pieces." – Newton Forster by Frederick Marryat
  5. It was hard work continuing to look Mr. Hennage in the eye. – The Long Chance by Peter B. Kyne
  6. The weather continuing fair, they made good progress and had no difficulty in finding the site of our last camp. – The Lure of the Labrador Wild by Dillon Wallace
  7. Continuing with the reports, one said: Last night, in one of our public houses I spoke to a woman about Jesus. – The Personal Touch by J. Wilbur Chapman
  8. Mechanically, Molly kissed her brother, continuing to work thoughtfully. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  9. Could they be continuing the sittings, if there had ever been sittings? – The Dweller on the Threshold by Robert Smythe Hichens
  10. Now in the hush a sound that I had faintly heard as a continuing thing seemed to draw nearer. – The Thing from the Lake by Eleanor M. Ingram
  11. She could not, however, prevent herself from continuing it, she had never been so interested in her life. – The Man and the Moment by Elinor Glyn
  12. This is an English story, interesting from the start and continuing so throughout the entire book. – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  13. So home to my office again, where very late about business, and so home to supper and to bed, my cold continuing in a great degree upon me still. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  14. The man, after a while of continuing to read, quite suddenly looked up and saw her. – Lore of Proserpine by Maurice Hewlett