Usage examples for wearing

  1. " Why are you wearing those things now? – The Belovéd Traitor by Frank L. Packard
  2. Not alone this woman's history might be changed by the wearing of a Charm, but her own. – The Disturbing Charm by Berta Ruck
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. She remembered wearing it to school that morning, or thought she remembered. – Marjorie Dean High School Freshman by Pauline Lester
  9. She had been wearing them in Her Majesty's own presence. – A Hero of Romance by Richard Marsh
  10. You are just wearing yourself pale in the house; and why, I do not see. – Wych Hazel by Susan and Anna Warner
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. " You are wearing black. – A Tar-Heel Baron by Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton
  14. 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 – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  15. 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
  16. It was wearing towards evening when Cameron once more came across Tim. – Corporal Cameron by Ralph Connor
  17. 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
  18. There's no use wearing your best hat. – The Little Colonel at Boarding-School by Annie Fellows Johnston
  19. You must have seen me wearing it in the dear old days. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  20. She answered: I would advise you to avoid wearing the sleeves. – The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912 by Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone