Usage examples for drinking

  1. He sat still all the time drinking 'is beer and smiling at 'em and giving 'em good advice 'ow to get that gold watch. – Ship's Company, The Entire Collection by W.W. Jacobs
  2. The Bishop, good man, was at this moment drinking champagne. – Father Stafford by Anthony Hope
  3. If he don't get it, he and Miss Coulthurst will come right down to drinking water. – Delilah of the Snows by Harold Bindloss
  4. Have you been drinking to- night? – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  5. He was hanging around all Saturday afternoon and drinking – The Auto Boys' Vacation by James A. Braden
  6. There they were drinking tea. – The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  7. And in six months the hawker came back to say that mother was dead and that father had sold Loudacott and was gone to live in the town, where he was drinking and doing no good. – The Drummer's Coat by J. W. Fortescue
  8. So Hector went on drinking the water and getting a little better. – Gutta-Percha Willie by George MacDonald
  9. " Say," he said, more cheerfully than he had yet spoken, " you haven't been drinking have you?" – Sowing Seeds in Danny by Nellie L. McClung
  10. They then sat drinking in silence for some time. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  11. What we have been eating and drinking is that forty- eight years old, too? – The Frozen Pirate by W. Clark Russell
  12. He might be hungry, but his breath indicated that he had been drinking – Walter Sherwood's Probation by Horatio Alger
  13. Think of it, she said to Richard while they were drinking tea together, two great events occurred to me yesterday, one a very happy one, the other very sad. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  14. He brought forward another drinking cup and a bottle. – The-Choir-Invisible by Allen, James Lane
  15. And that night Billy swore off drinking coffee. – Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up Bar-20 by Clarence Edward Mulford
  16. He did a lot of drinking – Four-Day Planet by Henry Beam Piper
  17. You're not in the habit of drinking any thing? – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  18. Among the guests there was a great deal of health- drinking – In the Courts of Memory 1858-1875. by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  19. While they were still drinking a letter came to O'Conor, and it was in the letter that a friend of his was dead, and that he would have to go away on a long journey. – The Aran Islands by John M. Synge