Usage examples for rising

  1. " That's a rising man," said Mr. Carden; " and may draw a hundred of his class to the 'Gosshawk. – Put Yourself in His Place by Charles Reade
  2. " Yes," he groaned, rising. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  3. As for the lamp, in the act of rising he struck it with his foot, and picked it up. – The Black Bag by Louis Joseph Vance
  4. The sun was just rising, and everything was quiet in the camp. – The Dare Boys of 1776 by Stephen Angus Cox
  5. " I beg you will answer me one question more," said the prince, rising from his seat. – The Ghost-Seer (or The Apparitionist), and Sport of Destiny by Frederich Schiller
  6. The sun was rising when at last she fell asleep, and she did not awake until nearly noon. – The Title Market by Emily Post
  7. " It will be a first- rate game," he said, rising to his feet; " I think better than Joseph!" – Jill's Red Bag by Amy Le Feuvre
  8. " The wind does appear to be rising," Penny agreed. – Penny Nichols and the Knob Hill Mystery by Joan Clark
  9. " I remember you well," the other said, rising and giving him his hand. – Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A. Henty
  10. " I'll go to her at once," said Alice rising. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  11. " I forgot we couldn't smoke," de Cartienne said, rising. – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  12. " That's it- a Russian," answered Captain Cable, rising, and looking at the clock. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  13. " My dear," said the Duke, rising up and coming to her, " I am very glad to see you. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  14. Rising, they rested on Kate's face. – The Untamed by Max Brand
  15. At last I saw before me a hill, rising out of the plain. – Afar in the Forest by W.H.G. Kingston
  16. But the river isn't rising? – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  17. " I didn't know you were there, Sir," said Fleda, suddenly rising. – Queechy, Volume II by Elizabeth Wetherell
  18. There will come this rising that the priests speak of- yes! – Rung Ho! by Talbot Mundy
  19. Peggy's rising temper almost got the better of her. – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  20. Two pictures kept rising up in his mind. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks