Usage examples for Towards

  1. Nevertheless the pikemen kept their ground till towards the end of the seventeenth century. – Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II. by Gustav Freytag
  2. He stopped speaking as Mrs. Manderson came towards them. – The Woman in Black by Edmund Clerihew Bentley
  3. She might at least try to make him a good wife; and she could explain exactly how she felt towards him. – The Explorer by W. Somerset Maugham
  4. 1378. Of course S can move only in a radial line from the centre M towards the circumference. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  5. She was not changed, however; and she was not changed towards me. – Daisy in the Field by Elizabeth Wetherell
  6. " I think you will always do that," said the girl, moving towards the door. – The Mistress of Bonaventure by Harold Bindloss
  7. She moved towards him and, with her eyes in his, spoke in a voice so low that he could hardly hear: " You surely can't mean what you said, Paul? – The Woman of Mystery by Maurice Leblanc
  8. Feel towards you as you would like me to feel. – Right Ho, Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
  9. What attention he had paid her had been but that which a man would naturally show towards any girl who happened to be to him- for the time at least- the most interesting member of a house- party. – The Daughters of a Genius by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  10. He is coming here towards us, Shirley! – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  11. Wowkle hesitated, then rose, and finally started slowly towards him. – The Girl of the Golden West by David Belasco
  12. This is another step towards war. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  13. After a time, she bent down, rose again, moved towards the water, and drew back. – Hilda Lessways by Arnold Bennett
  14. You have a wife and a daughter, and your first duty is towards them. – The Fat and the Thin by Emile Zola
  15. Then she could begin again to go towards the land. – Eskimo Folktales by Unknown
  16. At last, as it grew towards dinner- time, 'Do you know Paris? – Tales-and-Fantasies by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  17. And I took a step towards the door. – When Love Calls by Stanley J. Weyman
  18. The instant he spoke they turned towards him. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  19. Matilda began to walk on towards the corner. – Opportunities by Susan Warner