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Definitions of continuing

  1.   of Continue
  2.   Permanent.
  3.   remaining in force or being carried on without letup; " the act provided a continuing annual appropriation"; " the continuing struggle to put food on the table"

Quotes of continuing

  1. The man for whom time stretches out painfully is one waiting in vain, disappointed at not finding tomorrow already continuing yesterday. – Theodor Adorno
  2. Mr. Chairman, the price for continuing this war is too high, not only in budgetary terms, but in American lives, Iraqi civilian casualties blamed on America and in the steady increase in the terrorist ranks that this war is provoking around the globe. – John Conyers
  3. Put simply, the Bush administration policy in the Middle East is continuing to fail. – Jerome Corsi
  4. I'm continuing to produce and will start a new record soon, as well. – Kenneth Edmonds
  5. There are moments when the body is as numinous as words, days that are the good flesh continuing Such tenderness, those afternoons and evenings, saying blackberry, blackberry, blackberry. – Robert Hass
  6. Now that our media companies and it appears are policies are traded for cash, what is there to check the continuing consolidation of power and diminishing of democracy? – Joichi Ito
  7. The prophets and the writers of the Psalms were clear that God was continuing to work in the universe and in all history. They declared that He had created the universe. – Kenneth Scott Latourette
  8. The bravest thing I ever did was continuing my life when I wanted to die. – Juliette Lewis
  9. Before this government came to power, many failing schools were simply allowed to drift on in a pattern of continuing failure. The government is determined to break that pattern and is successfully doing so. – Estelle Morris
  10. To Mr. Seward: It is my desire that, in case Maximillian will surrender, he be sent here a prisoner of war, but that in the event of his continuing the war, or refusing to surrender, then he be shot. – Joshua A. Norton
  11. This continuing spike in gas prices is bad for consumers, bad for our economy, and bad for all other businesses. It is hurting us and costing us jobs. – Jodi Rell
  12. There is no need for me continuing unless I'm able to improve. – Knute Rockne
  13. People often say that humans have always eaten animals, as if this is a justification for continuing the practice. According to this logic, we should not try to prevent people from murdering other people, since this has also been done since the earliest of times. – Isaac Bashevis Singer
  14. Past Olympians have a continuing role within the Olympic family. – Bill Toomey

Usage examples for continuing

  1. “ " I guess, fellows," said he, " that none of us feels much like continuing our game after what's happened. ” – The Boy Scouts in A Trapper's Camp by Thornton W. Burgess
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Mechanically, Molly kissed her brother, continuing to work thoughtfully. ” – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  6. The remaining prisoners having laboured so well, had the choice given them of continuing on board, and they gladly accepted the offer, promising faithfully to serve the Parliament. ” –  by
  7. Could they be continuing the sittings, if there had ever been sittings? ” – The Dweller on the Threshold by Robert Smythe Hichens
  8. “ " It's very dirty," replied Nicholas, continuing his examination; " it must be taken to pieces." ” – Newton Forster by Frederick Marryat
  9. We in this chamber and in this government must do all we can to address the continuing American challenge to build one America. ” – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  10. “ For a few days the Battalion remained in support, sending forth working parties each night for the battle that was still continuing – The Story of the "9th King's" in France by Enos Herbert Glynne Roberts
  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. “ " I don't think you should do that," she said continuing to pull his arm around behind him. ” – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  13. 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
  14. “ " 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
  15. The man, after a while of continuing to read, quite suddenly looked up and saw her. ” – Lore of Proserpine by Maurice Hewlett
  16. With these cheering words Joe left the house, intending to go home for supper before continuing his task; but on arriving opposite the store Mr. Wright stopped him by saying sternly: " I would like to have a few words with you, Mr. Brace." ” – Down the Slope by James Otis
  17. This is an English story, interesting from the start and continuing so throughout the entire book. ” – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  18. 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
  19. It was hard work continuing to look Mr. Hennage in the eye. ” – The Long Chance by Peter B. Kyne
  20. 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