Usage examples for Exchanging

  1. After exchanging the usual salute, he came immediately to the point. – Across the Zodiac by Percy Greg
  2. They did not burst forth into mutual comment upon this last piece of Carlingford news, as they would have done under any other circumstances; on the contrary, they bent over their several occupations with quite an unusual devotion, not exchanging so much as a look. – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
  3. And then exchanging a shake of the hands as the earnest- money of their love, she went back into the water and he into the fire- and into such a fire indeed that he had not an hour's rest the whole day long. – Stories from Pentamerone by Giambattista Basile
  4. Merchants are desperately busy buying and selling, chiefly exchanging goods against slaves. – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
  5. His friend was almost immediately opposite- the two looking in each other's face, and exchanging words in low tones. – The Lost Trail by Edward S. Ellis