Usage examples for offering

  1. Then, offering him her hand, and once more lifting to his her clear, pure eyes, she left the church. – Countess Erika's Apprenticeship by Ossip Schubin
  2. Beaton bowed himself off, without offering to shake hands. – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells
  3. Offering her hand to Hagar, she said: " Good- by. – Maggie Miller by Mary J. Holmes
  4. " Why- everything," she said in her simple, frank way, " he- he is offering me a second love, Brace." – The Man Thou Gavest by Harriet T. Comstock
  5. If you won't take a real reward- and I had intended offering ten dollars for the return of the glove- tell me something I can do for you. – Four Little Blossoms and Their Winter Fun by Mabel C. Hawley
  6. Very few newspaper men in the country are capable of offering a single opinion regarding her that is worth reading. – All Around the Moon by Jules Verne
  7. I should have brought you an offering. – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. It used to be offering what we couldn't give. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  9. I think there are a good many reasons why it is sound advice I am offering you. – By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss
  10. You ricollect the Bible says, 'Every one whose heart stirred him up, and every one whom his spirit made willing, brought an offering to the Lord. – The Land of Long Ago by Eliza Calvert Hall
  11. They were always watching for her smile; night or day, fair weather or foul, they waited for her slightest sign with the offering of their stout hearts in their hands. – The Mirror of the Sea by Joseph Conrad
  12. " Here," he said, offering Janet the bill and the fifty- cent piece. – The Rosie World by Parker Fillmore
  13. Then, when all had poured out an offering to Father Zeus, King Alcinous spake, saying: In the morning we will call an assembly of the people, and consider how we may take this stranger to his home, so that he may reach it without trouble or pain. – The Story Of The Odyssey by The Rev. Alfred J. Church
  14. Here I met with Sir G. Downing, who tells me of Sir W. Pen's offering to lend L500; and I tell him of my L300, which he would have me to lend upon the credit of the latter part of the Act; saying, that by that means my 10 per cent. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  15. Not taking the offering, he departed with a blessing. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  16. Well, sir, you remember he was offering his paper up here. – The Main Chance by Meredith Nicholson