Usage examples for nowadays

  1. " That is a kind of thing that is never done nowadays never," said Houston, shaking his head. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  2. Jenny never told her mother that half the attraction of boys' society nowadays lay in the delight of making fools of them. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  3. " Some people say she is rather- rather fast, I believe is the word they use nowadays getting the word out with difficulty, as though afraid it may go off and do somebody an injury. – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  4. It isn't the thing nowadays – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  5. The artist's career nowadays is not so simple as it appears to be. – Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered by Josef Hofmann
  6. From Hannah: I don't know what's the matter with children's teeth nowadays – Gigolo by Edna Ferber
  7. But she did not believe that these things happened nowadays nor did her mother. – Mary, Mary by James Stephens Commentator: Padraic Colum
  8. Your profitable crop's a three years' waiting, and that don't mean a thing to folk nowadays except a dead loss of time on the round- up of dollars. – The Son of his Father by Ridgwell Cullum
  9. Not that there was anything very remarkable or brilliant in the conversation at the dinner- table,- there never is nowadays – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli
  10. He tried to thank her every time they met, and nowadays they were meeting frequently; for Ginger was helping her to furnish her new apartment. – The Adventures of Sally by P. G. Wodehouse
  11. Had she known certain of such as nowadays call themselves lady- helps, I could have understood her objection. – The Flight of the Shadow by George MacDonald
  12. I think it's a turtle or a big fish, and it'll be good to eat whatever it is- unless it's a shark, and some folks eat them nowadays – The Bobbsey Twins on the Deep Blue Sea by Laura Lee Hope
  13. Kings nowadays belong to the poorer classes. – The Inca of Perusalem by George Bernard Shaw
  14. " She has," continued their visitor, confident in the effect she had produced, " I believe, a young person- a young lady nowadays she would be called- with her. – A Poached Peerage by William Magnay
  15. He is very absent- minded nowadays and does not attend to his work. – A Little Girl in Old Quebec by Amanda Millie Douglas
  16. It is quite the correct thing to be eccentric nowadays – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  17. Left alone, there was that strange silence between Lucia and her husband which so often occurred nowadays – The Bad Man by Charles Hanson Towne
  18. But that was in the old, old time; great changes have taken place since, and there are a few O'Neills quite in common life nowadays – Stories and Legends of Travel and History, for Children by Grace Greenwood
  19. The world can think of no other motive nowadays – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  20. He doesn't often come up to a game nowadays must be getting on for seventy- the greatest half the 'Varsity's ever had, I suppose. – The Prelude to Adventure by Hugh Walpole