Usage examples for knowing

  1. Not knowing what to do, he did nothing. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009
  2. But I go glad of heart, knowing thee prepared to love me. – The Shaving of Shagpat, Complete by George Meredith
  3. The meeting being over, I returned to my home at Fakenham, no one knowing but my niece the effect it had had on me. – From Crow-Scaring to Westminster; an Autobiography by George Edwards M.P., O.B.E.
  4. He wanted, he and his wife, to be as gods, knowing good and evil. – The Good News of God by Charles Kingsley
  5. They know a lot about them that you can't explain their knowing. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  6. But knowing where I was, I did think I could ride out to Debbleby's. – The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush by Francis Lynde
  7. This morning he has not returned, and I am at my wit's end, not in the least knowing what to do. – A Rock in the Baltic by Robert Barr
  8. Are you knowing, when you ask me to let Rose off, what he's done to you? – From the Car Behind by Eleanor M. Ingram
  9. " Well, you see," he explained, " there is no way of knowing yet just how the apartment will be entered. – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  10. There was no knowing, he said, what might happen. – Lady Anna by Anthony Trollope
  11. I took this young man there, not knowing who he was. – Put Yourself in His Place by Charles Reade
  12. There is no knowing what might have happened, had she not died. – The Secret Memoirs of Louis XV./XVI, Complete by Madame du Hausset, an "Unknown English Girl" and the Princess Lamballe
  13. Knowing this what care I for all the rest. – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  14. You don't mind his knowing, do you, Nettie? – A Dear Little Girl at School by Amy E. Blanchard
  15. No. They will probably have her the longer for not knowing. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  16. He had the satisfaction of knowing, however, that Helen loved him, and that she would be true to him, happen what might. – The Childerbridge Mystery by Guy Boothby
  17. I was so pleased at knowing nothing. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  18. He went straight forward to the end, knowing well that the end was not very far away. – Four Weird Tales by Algernon Blackwood
  19. If they are the accomplices of our enemies here, they are so in spite of themselves and without knowing it. – The Secret of Sarek by Maurice Leblanc
  20. She watched him, knowing that within less than a moment she would be watching only the trees and the sand. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens