Usage examples for trading

  1. Such changes in one's way of life are not decided as casually as trading in the old car for a model of the current year. – If You're Going to Live in the Country by Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley
  2. Seas have I crossed, and new lands have I seen, and wealth have I won while trading; but a name is not won in ways like these. – The Iron Star And what It saw on Its Journey through the Ages by John Preston True
  3. Then commenced a business of trading horses and watches. – Twenty Years of Hus'ling by J. P. Johnston
  4. The trading portion of the population, always suspicious, became alarmed at this chance in the courier's hours, into which they inquired and soon discovered the cause. – Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, v10 by Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne
  5. The next morning after breakfast, they all left that camp; they put all their property into a large perouge and moved by water up the Wabash river to the old Kickapoo trading town, about ten miles from their sugar camp; they sent me by land and one Indian with me. – Narrative of the Captivity of William Biggs among the Kickapoo Indians in Illinois in 1788 by William Biggs
  6. How else could I handle all that trading? – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  7. Attracted by the attack, the other members of the trading party descended and surrounded the fallen man. – The Eternal Maiden by T. Everett Harré
  8. Ceran St. Vrain, on a visit to the town, passed them close by but did not recognize the men he had seen for days at a time at his trading post on the South Platte. – Bring Me His Ears by Clarence E. Mulford
  9. Leaving my boy in charge of some kind people in Durban, I started into " the Zulu"- a land with which I had already become well acquainted as a youth, there to carry on my wild life of trading and hunting. – Child of Storm by H. Rider Haggard
  10. He was trading with a friendly chief one day aboard his vessel. – The Coral Island by R.M. Ballantyne
  11. And all merchant and trading vessels, employed in exchanging the products of different places, and thereby rendering the necessaries, conveniences, and comforts of human life more easy to be obtained, and more general, shall be allowed to pass free and unmolested. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  12. The master of a great financial house, working day and night in an office, is not trading away his life for a system of railroads. – Dwellers in the Hills by Melville Davisson Post
  13. As to myself, it is well known I don't approve of it, as I went with the interpreter to bring in those that were trading at that place. – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding
  14. I believe in trading wherever you can get the best terms. – The Major by Ralph Connor
  15. You've been trading with me for years. – Jerry's Charge Account by Hazel Hutchins Wilson
  16. Chicago had been a trading post, and to an extent was yet. – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters
  17. " I plan a trading trip to the Eastern Sea," he confided. – The Players by Everett B. Cole