Usage examples for nowadays

  1. Kings nowadays belong to the poorer classes. – The Inca of Perusalem by George Bernard Shaw
  2. The world can think of no other motive nowadays. – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  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 is quite the correct thing to be eccentric nowadays. – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. " 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
  9. It isn't the thing nowadays. – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  10. 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
  11. Left alone, there was that strange silence between Lucia and her husband which so often occurred nowadays. – The Bad Man by Charles Hanson Towne
  12. " That is a kind of thing that is never done nowadays;- never," said Houston, shaking his head. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  13. He is very absent- minded nowadays, and does not attend to his work. – A Little Girl in Old Quebec by Amanda Millie Douglas
  14. From Hannah: I don't know what's the matter with children's teeth nowadays. – Gigolo by Edna Ferber
  15. The artist's career nowadays is not so simple as it appears to be. – Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered by Josef Hofmann
  16. But she did not believe that these things happened nowadays, nor did her mother. – Mary, Mary by James Stephens Commentator: Padraic Colum
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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