Antonyms for growing


Quotes of growing

  1. I like health -conscious cooking, but growing up in the South, I do love southern cooking; southern France, southern Italy, southern Spain. I love southern cooking. – Clarence Clemons
  2. The first requisite for success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem incessantly without growing weary. – Charles Caleb Colton
  3. I wanted to raise the voice of a lot of the people that I knew growing up, and this was, for the most part, poor people who had extraordinary dreams but also very amazing obstacles. – Edwidge Danticat
  4. We have been blessed with a healthy, growing economy, with more Americans going back to work, and with our Nation acting as a positive force for good in the world. – Jim DeMint
  5. A farmer travelling with his load Picked up a horseshoe on the road, And nailed if fast to his barn door, That luck might down upon him pour; That every blessing known in life Might crown his homestead and his wife, And never any kind of harm Descend upon his growing farm. – James Thomas Fields
  6. Make no mistake; child predation on the Internet is a growing problem. – Mike Fitzpatrick
  7. The healthcare bill not only is a monstrosity in terms of growing the government and cutting out the private sector, the way it was passed was sleazy. Every old Washington trick was used to pass the healthcare bill. – Lindsey Graham
  8. Growing hemp as nature designed it is vital to our urgent need to reduce greenhouse gases and ensure the survival of our planet. – Jack Herer
  9. I mean, I grew up riding. I can't ever remember not being able to ride or rope and all that stuff. It was part of my life growing up, so it was fun for me. – Tim McGraw
  10. The only thing growing faster than the federal government's deficit is Chris Matthews' man -crush on Barack Obama. – Timothy Pawlenty
  11. Today many Caribbean workers can be found in the hospital, construction, service and hotel industries, but there is also a growing professional sector. – Charles Rangel
  12. I have this sense that I didn't really start growing up until my twenties. – Winona Ryder
  13. Growing up I felt like my nose was big. I was always like, 'I'm going to get a nose job one day'. I'm glad I didn't. – Ashlee Simpson
  14. If a currency is to become a growing an increasing reserve currency, there has to be not only a demand for it there has to be a supply of it. – Robert C. Solomon
  15. Baseball gives a growing boy self poise and self reliance. – Al Spalding

Usage examples for growing

  1. " Perhaps that is better than growing too fast," said Hugh. – David Elginbrod by George MacDonald
  2. At the mention of his name, Renwick drew back in growing wonder. – The Secret Witness by George Gibbs
  3. Nobody knew how many years they had waited there, growing every year stronger and more beautiful for the work they had to do. – Mother Stories by Maud Lindsay
  4. I could see Lohengrin a hundred times without growing in the least tired of it. – The Red Rat's Daughter by Guy Boothby
  5. My eyes fell, I knew I was growing red. – Life on the Stage by Clara Morris
  6. Before Chet's eyes a light was growing – The Finding of Haldgren by Charles Willard Diffin
  7. Growing Christians- may I venture to say? – Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V) by Alexander Maclaren
  8. Their future home was growing more beautiful every day. – An Orkney Maid by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  9. Any one might have seen that he was growing dangerous. – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  10. " Yes- I read that," the stranger said, his face growing serious. – The Orange-Yellow Diamond by J. S. Fletcher
  11. He was even growing to think that he could do that, for a while at least. – The Chautauqua Girls At Home by Pansy, AKA Isabella M. Alden
  12. John brought one down last night- it looks so pretty growing up anything. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  13. You are both growing old and can't live very many more years, so make the best of your time." – Myths and Legends of the Sioux by Marie L. McLaughlin
  14. We were both growing rapidly! – The Mysterious Shin Shira by George Edward Farrow
  15. Peter is growing up too fast, don't you think so, mother? – Sowing Seeds in Danny by Nellie L. McClung
  16. Certainly the voice was growing more like Gretchen's. – Arms and the Woman by Harold MacGrath
  17. " Aye," I said, for all this had been growing on me. – A Sea Queen's Sailing by Charles Whistler
  18. I am growing old too, Rhoda. – Superseded by May Sinclair
  19. I think they could go a few miles in an easy carriage, but, as they are growing worse every hour, it must be done at once if done at all. – The Old Stone House by Anne March
  20. Do you know, Tory, I believe Don is growing to be as fond of you as of me. – The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest by Margaret Vandercook