Usage examples for knowing

  1. They know a lot about them that you can't explain their knowing. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  2. I was so pleased at knowing nothing. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  3. But I go glad of heart, knowing thee prepared to love me. – The Shaving of Shagpat, Complete by George Meredith
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. He wanted, he and his wife, to be as gods, knowing good and evil. – The Good News of God by Charles Kingsley
  7. You don't mind his knowing, do you, Nettie? – A Dear Little Girl at School by Amy E. Blanchard
  8. 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.
  9. 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
  10. Knowing this what care I for all the rest. – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  11. 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
  12. He went straight forward to the end, knowing well that the end was not very far away. – Four Weird Tales by Algernon Blackwood
  13. 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
  14. There was no knowing, he said, what might happen. – Lady Anna by Anthony Trollope
  15. No. They will probably have her the longer for not knowing. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  16. 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
  17. " 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
  18. 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
  19. I took this young man there, not knowing who he was. – Put Yourself in His Place by Charles Reade
  20. But knowing where I was, I did think I could ride out to Debbleby's. – The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush by Francis Lynde