Usage examples for flying

  1. Less and less and less he grew to the eyes that followed his course; still lightly flying over the ground, still firmly keeping the straight line. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  2. Well, there's the Flying Four. – The-Circus-Boys-Across-the-Continent-or-Winning-New-Laurels-on-the-Tanbark by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  3. Do you suppose you could get that flying one to come down where we can see it? – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  4. I was like a spirit flying or a wind blowing. – The Green Satin Gown by Laura E. Richards
  5. That is as fast as crows' wings move, when they are flying. – Rollo's Philosophy. [Air] by Jacob Abbott
  6. Under this the wind found a fingerhold and sent it flying. – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  7. If I am forced to stay here another ten days, I shall make a flying visit of a few hours to Paris. – Modeste Mignon by Honore de Balzac
  8. You did make a flying trip. – Tom Swift and his Motor-cycle by Victor Appleton
  9. The Governor's special must stand aside, And the fast express go hang, Let your orders be that the line is free For the boys of the flying gang. – The Man from Snowy River by Andrew Barton 'Banjo' Paterson
  10. One day you come flying to me for protection, and almost the day after, you-" " Please, Violet!" – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  11. But I knew less about it than I did the first time I went up alone at the flying school! – Back To Billabong by Mary Grant Bruce
  12. " That vessel flying the British flag appears to be a man- of- war," said Christy. – Fighting for the Right by Oliver Optic
  13. The Flying Lady- see where it's painted on her? – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  14. " You and I have been running and flying about for them all day long. – The Pond by Carl Ewald
  15. Bethel disappeared, and in another minute there came some one flying down the path leading from the cottage. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  16. His hair was all flying loose and it made him look wild, because it wasn't cut. – Roy Blakeley by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  17. Florence was on her feet, flying as though for her very life, before Split, shaken down from her dreams, quite realized what had happened. – The Madigans by Miriam Michelson
  18. The other love had been words flying in his head. – Erik Dorn by Ben Hecht