Usage examples for ending

  1. Very near he came to ending all this trouble with his knife. – French Mediaeval Romances from the Lays of Marie de France by Marie de France
  2. When Sir Gaheris heard them speak, he said, I saw all the battle from the beginning to the ending, and there he told King Arthur all how it was, and how Sir Turquine was the strongest knight that ever he saw except Sir Launcelot: there were many knights bare him record, nigh three score. – Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II) King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory
  3. An ending worth very careful study. – Chess Fundamentals by José Raúl Capablanca
  4. The sad music was broken; but I began to see, as he went on, that he and I might find a way of ending it, on a different key. – Lord John in New York by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  5. What an ending to my first pleasure! – The Danger Mark by Robert W. Chambers
  6. So these young women knew the ending of many stories, the beginning of some; but of none did they know both the first and last, the beginning and the end. – K by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  7. And there was, further, a part in the ending of the book, that did seem to be writ of a time that came afterwards, maybe an hundred thousand, and maybe a million years; but who shall say. – The Night Land by William Hope Hodgson
  8. Old Song with a new Ending. – Little Rivers A Book Of Essays In Profitable Idleness by Henry van Dyke
  9. Thyrsis is just ending his 'broken lay. – John Halifax, Gentleman by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  10. If they sent word that they would not give up Pierre it was war, and war with McGurk had only one ending. – Riders of the Silences by Max Brand
  11. What men call death cannot break off this task, which is never- ending; consequently no periodis set to my being, and I am eternal. – Hyperion by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  12. She knew there could, be but one ending. – The Sisters-In-Law by Gertrude Atherton
  13. Still, I cannot guarantee that happy ending. – Bernard Shaw's Preface to Major Barbara by George Bernard Shaw
  14. And what is the ending of the letter? – The Justice of the King by Hamilton Drummond
  15. That study is never- ending. – Editorials-from-the-Hearst-Newspapers by Brisbane, Arthur
  16. There came up before him that face of frozen agony that had confronted him in the room on Clark Street, and he remembered what she'd said then- with a shudder- about it all ending " like this." – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  17. Eleanor's heart was open, she was full of enjoyment at meeting those she loved, and the two sisters sat long together in the twilight, talking over numerous subjects, all ending in Beechcroft or the baby. – Scenes and Characters by Charlotte M. Yonge
  18. This wound, the hard work and never- ending anxiety, seriously injured the governor's health. – The Naval Pioneers of Australia by Louis Becke and Walter Jeffery
  19. Only a long- drawn breath or two, ending always in a moan! – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan