applying[ uh-plahy ]SEE DEFINITION OF applying
Synonyms for applying
- bring into play
- bring to bear
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR APPLYING
And—perhaps you'd better not say you are applying until we find out if there is a vacancy.
Your applying, however, to Reginald can be productive only of good to all parties.
Mr. Corbet can be of little service to me at present; at least I should be shy of applying.
Then it is iced by applying warm water with a bit of hairy deerskin.
I must, in applying for a place, give an account of my character and a list of my accomplishments.
In the midst of the smoke-filled deck, Hogan was applying his match to another.
"It's not half bad," said Edna, applying the expression to the room.
This laid me under the necessity of applying to them for instruction.
In applying the glue, the builder should be careful not to put too much on the boards.
"Jack was talking about applying for a commission," she went on.