Definitions of Placing

  1. of Place

Usage examples for Placing

  1. These are usually of brass, and are stamped up out of solid or sheet brass by placing it between dies, and allowing a heavy weight to drop upon the upper die from a height of from five to fifteen feet. – On the Economy of Machinery and Manufactures by Charles Babbage
  2. Placing even English taxes side by side with India's, we shall find instruction. – India’s Problem Krishna or Christ by John P. Jones
  3. We all remained silent for some time, True lying down by my side, and placing his head upon my arm. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  4. Presently she turned to him, placing both hands on his knee. – Lost Farm Camp by Harry Herbert Knibbs
  5. Then they made a litter, and placing you on it, bore you without rest twenty leagues into the mountains, till they reached this secret hiding place, and here you have lain three days and nights. – Montezuma's Daughter by H. Rider Haggard