Usage examples for stopping

  1. Of course we mustn't; but that means stopping where we are. – A Thief in the Night by E. W. Hornung
  2. We followed his example without stopping to inquire the cause of his alarm. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  3. There would be even less purpose in stopping now, when so much has been done." – Warlord of Kor by Terry Gene Carr
  4. " Yes- well, I'm really going to tell you something now," she said, stopping. – Look Back on Happiness by Knut Hamsun
  5. " Mandy," cried Cameron, stopping short in his walk, " you- I-!" – Corporal Cameron by Ralph Connor
  6. It was a lovely day, and I came home slowly, stopping here and there when I passed a bit of woods or a pleasant spot to rest. – The Diamond Pin by Carolyn Wells
  7. You'll be stopping here, too, I expect?" – Look Back on Happiness by Knut Hamsun
  8. " You look tired," she said, stopping him. – Prescott of Saskatchewan by Harold Bindloss
  9. Maigan was stopping all the time and waiting for him. – The Peace of Roaring River by George van Schaick
  10. Yes; I am only stopping here to see Vaucluse, where I think of going to- morrow if I can get a good guide. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  11. There's no stopping him. – The Flirt by Booth Tarkington
  12. " But you have not told me why you would not have him speak of the music," said Arctura, stopping at the foot of the great stair. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  13. Telephoning to the hotel where the Mowbrays had been stopping, he learned that they had gone. – The Princess Virginia by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  14. We will not speak of it, said Willibald, stopping short; it cannot be changed now. – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner
  15. Perhaps he had some reason for stopping at our camp and felt he must account for his coming out of his way. – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss
  16. " Why- why are you stopping me like that? – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  17. This time we did little stopping, no matter how good the reason looked. – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  18. " I heard a noise of arrival-" he said, stopping suddenly when he saw them. – Christopher and Columbus by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  19. I do not stop it; I have no means of stopping it. – The Freelands by John Galsworthy