Usage examples for wearing

  1. It was wearing towards evening when Cameron once more came across Tim. – Corporal Cameron by Ralph Connor
  2. You must have seen me wearing it in the dear old days. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  3. When the head- servant had finished his work, he climbed up and said, " Just look what a beautiful neck- tie I have on," and behold it was the mill- stone which he was wearing round his neck. – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
  4. " Why are you wearing those things now? – The Belovéd Traitor by Frank L. Packard
  5. The change was so sudden that no one answered, and he went on, " It's clothes almost fit for a wedding that I'm wearing." – The Happiest Time of Their Lives by Alice Duer Miller
  6. Henriette was still wearing the uniform, and I longed to see her dressed as a woman. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  7. She had been wearing them in Her Majesty's own presence. – A Hero of Romance by Richard Marsh
  8. There's no use wearing your best hat. – The Little Colonel at Boarding-School by Annie Fellows Johnston
  9. All of the extra clothes were saved except those the children had actually been wearing the day before, and most of the staff's things. – Dear Enemy by Jean Webster
  10. Even the workshirt he was wearing wasn't the new blue one he had put on, it seemed only hours ago. – The Planet Strappers by Raymond Zinke Gallun
  11. Not alone this woman's history might be changed by the wearing of a Charm, but her own. – The Disturbing Charm by Berta Ruck
  12. She was wearing the cloak and hood which Sir Marmaduke had seen round her shoulders when awhile ago he had met her in the hall of the Court. – The Nest of the Sparrowhawk by Baroness Orczy
  13. The reason I put them on to- night is because wearing them is supposed to be a sort of compliment to your host. – Soldiers of Fortune by Richard Harding Davis
  14. You are just wearing yourself pale in the house; and why, I do not see. – Wych Hazel by Susan and Anna Warner
  15. No," she added hurriedly; " I am not wearing a pair myself, these are quite natural, word of honour! – A Chair on The Boulevard by Leonard Merrick
  16. We had a full description of what you were wearing, you see, and we made sure nobody else was dressed that way. – The Old Die Rich by Horace Leonard Gold
  17. " You are wearing black. – A Tar-Heel Baron by Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton
  18. Women held out longer than men did, but now no man or woman would be caught wearing a bright- colored suit. – Anchorite by Randall Garrett
  19. She answered: I would advise you to avoid wearing the sleeves. – The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912 by Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone