Thesaurus / being
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
He remembered something—the cherished pose of being a man plunged fathoms-deep in business.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Other things being equal, the volume of voice used measures the value that the mind puts upon the thought.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
The people here retained the same paganism and barbarity, only they were not so dangerous, being conquered by the Muscovites.
And having an enormous appetite he was fortunate in being expert at finding angleworms.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
Judge or sheriff, it was all one to them, each being equally terrible in their eyes.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Other factors being equal, the amount of urea indicates the activity of metabolism.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
There is, perhaps, in this childish suffering often something more than the sense of being homeless and outcast.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Thus was the man left entirely to the devil, not even his life being reserved, as in the case of Job.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
The doors (Indian bungalows have hardly any windows, each door being half glass) were open front and back.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
And for fear of being ill spoken of weep bitterly for a day, and then comfort thyself in thy sadness.
WORDS RELATED TO BEING
- big picture
- hook line and sinker
- lock stock and barrel
- sum total
- the works
- whole ball of wax
- whole enchilada
- whole nine yards
- whole shebang
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