Usage examples for showing

  1. " I apologize for showing my temper this morning. – Man and Maid by Elinor Glyn
  2. If some wise law is passed we say it is the will of the people showing its power of self- government. – A Preface to Politics by Walter Lippmann
  3. " I'll give her a kiss for showing her good sense," said her father. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  4. Whitefoot was in front, looking over his shoulder and occasionally showing his teeth. – Patsy by S. R. Crockett
  5. But the Earl plainly had no intention of showing his feelings on the subject. – Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  6. What are you showing to the other boys under your desk?" – The Story of a Monkey on a Stick by Laura Lee Hope
  7. You can easily do that without showing me to- night." – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  8. If you delight in being the talk of the town, all you have to do is allow your friend Mr. Hunt in his spare hours to take you to see such things as I have not yet had the honor of showing you." – Aurora the Magnificent by Gertrude Hall
  9. She's got some plans, I don't know just what, for showing me off to one or two of the 'right' people to- day. – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster
  10. Her Grandma said she might, and the little girl was soon quite interested in looking at the pictures in the books, and showing them to her Grandma. – Aunt Fanny's Story-Book for Little Boys and Girls by Frances Elizabeth Barrow
  11. " Getting in confusion," finished Polly, " would be, for us each to write out the things that Miss Anstice might like, on a piece of paper, without showing it to any of the other girls; then pass them in to me, and I'll read them aloud. – Five Little Peppers at School by Margaret Sidney
  12. So I just thought I'd ask- if you wouldn't mind- showing me to this address. – The Cow Puncher by Robert J. C. Stead
  13. " Now I must show you the only thing perhaps that we have worth showing in Luttach. – The Lonely House by Adolph Streckfuss
  14. We could be a bit late in showing up." – A Yankee Flier in Italy by Rutherford G. Montgomery
  15. Showing it to Mandi, he said, There you go, ma'am. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  16. Before showing you out I must put Number 4 back with his other companions. – The End of Her Honeymoon by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  17. There, surely enough, with his gray head just showing over the back of a hall chair on which he was standing, was what seemed to be an old man. – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue Giving a Show by Laura Lee Hope
  18. He was an old man, with bent shoulders and a fringe of gray hair showing under the fur cap pulled down to meet his ears. – Georgina of the Rainbows by Annie Fellows Johnston
  19. Autaritus was not afraid of showing himself. – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert
  20. The bird, showing no fear of the humans, entered and flew to his desk. – Man of Many Minds by E. Everett Evans