Usage examples for jostling

  1. I spent days and weeks and years in close contact with every phase of the life of the multitudes, and at the morning, noon and evening hours was familiar with the tragedy, as it always seemed to me, of the jostling, moving currents of the life of the people as revealed upon the streets and at great crossings of the avenues; and I have watched them by the hour as they passed, by tens of thousands. – The Story of Our Hymns by Ernest Edwin Ryden
  2. Certain phrases used by this jostling crowd struck upon his ear continuously, such as " to make good," " to deliver the goods." – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  3. She had Carissimo on the lead, and she at once admitted to me that at first she never thought of connecting this pushing and jostling rabble with any possible theft. – Castles in the Air by Baroness Emmuska Orczy
  4. Then the scenes condensed into a cramped, jostling blackness as the fifty crowded into the elevator and were lifted up the side of the ship. – Alien Offer by Al Sevcik