Definitions of Having

  1. of Have
  2. Possession; goods; estate.

Antonyms for Having

misplacement, Mislaying, loss.

Quotes of Having

  1. I think it really holds you back having to think about your image. – Jane Badler
  2. Having the right people around you all the time is important. I do take the acting seriously. But this is all fun. I look at it like smoke and mirrors. I still think it's a dream, but I ain't pinching myself yet. – Chris Brown
  3. I'm dubious about having Social Security put into the stock market. I think that we have gotten very far away from the idea that there's something sacrosanct about retirement investments. – Ron Chernow
  4. Hype is the awkward and desperate attempt to convince journalists that what you've made is worth the misery of having to review it. – Federico Fellini
  5. Then to have your baby playing at the school you played at and having him play well is a special treat. – Jerry Kramer
  6. It's good to have mysteries. It reminds us that there's more to the world than just making do and having a bit of fun. – Charles de Lint
  7. I think it's time to do clean -up for a generation. I believe this is one of the movies that hits home for all colors and all races. Everybody I talk to, black or white, suburban, rich or poor, can relate to rejection, can relate to not having a father or a mother. – Derek Luke
  8. The difference between writing a book and being on television is the difference between conceiving a child and having a baby made in a test tube. – Norman Mailer
  9. Immorality: the morality of those who are having a better time. – H. L. Mencken
  10. Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small advantages. Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished. – Wilson Mizner
  11. Happiness is having a scratch for every itch. – Ogden Nash
  12. Baseball needs to put the steroids era behind it by having and enforcing tough rules against all kinds of artificial advantages, so that spring can return. – Marvin Olasky
  13. It was a lot of fun, and writing a series is comfortable. It's almost like having a secure job. – Thomas Perry
  14. Another time factor is output: proofing and printing. That is, getting your work out of the computer and onto paper and having it satisfy you. It can be time consuming and expensive. – Buffy Sainte-Marie
  15. I think it was probably down to the fact that we weren't together personally as a band. We weren't pulling in the same direction. I always feel if you're having a good time in the studio it actually comes across on the tape and that was a bit of a miserable album for us. – Roy Wood

Usage examples for Having

  1. Having nothing to do in the present, he had lived the miserable past over and over again. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  2. Having taken it into his heart that he was very much in love he was very much in love. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  3. So she died without their having taken leave of her. – Fruits of Culture by Leo Tolstoy
  4. I expect she's tired of having me here. – Marjorie's New Friend by Carolyn Wells
  5. Were this not the case she would not be worth having said the lady. – After the Storm by T. S. Arthur
  6. What is the good of having children at all- unless their world is to be better than our world?... – Marriage by H. G. Wells
  7. I never thought of having such things for my own. – Louisiana by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  8. " Oh, I'm having my wish! – The Story of a Stuffed Elephant by Laura Lee Hope
  9. All this having been settled, Captain Batsby took his leave and went off to London. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  10. I have not the least doubt of the truth of this, having heard it from so many people. – The Journal Of A Mission To The Interior Of Africa, In The Year 1805 by Mungo Park
  11. I have opened my heart to you, and am not ashamed of having done so." – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  12. They said I wouldn't have any fun at the party because I can't dance, but I'm having more fun than any of them. – Pee-Wee Harris Adrift by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  13. I'm sorry to hear that you're having trouble with that boy of yours." – Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
  14. " Drink this, doctor," whispered one of the gentlemen who had waited upon him, no servant having been seen. – Blind Policy by George Manville Fenn
  15. What a night we are having – More Tales in the Land of Nursery Rhyme by Ada M. Marzials
  16. The next two years will be hard enough without my having to listen to that. – The Settling of the Sage by Hal G. Evarts
  17. Well, how do you like having the weather so cold as this? – Steve Young by George Manville Fenn
  18. It's almost been worth having it happen, to see how many friends I've got. – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  19. Having loved His own He loved them unto the end. – My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year by John Henry Jowett
  20. We have said naught to them, not having seen them. – A Sea Queen's Sailing by Charles Whistler

Rhymes for Having