Thesaurus / careering
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He brings out all their power, brilliancy and careering wildness, and makes the greatest sensation of them.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
He went careering forward to his point, overturning and wounding; but as he speeded on, he left a train of enemies behind.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
But the Revolution, like a spirit of destruction, was now careering onward with resistless power.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
He went careering round the room like one mad, knocking over a chair, waking up Amy, and bringing her to the scene of action.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
You have not strength to sit a donkey, and you must go careering off to Worcester races on a fiery horse!
JOHNNY LUDLOW, FOURTH SERIESMRS. HENRY WOOD
The horseman had turned, as the sexton stated, careering towards a revolting object at some little distance on the right hand.
ROOKWOODWILLIAM HARRISON AINSWORTH
Jemmy was careering joyously round and round the yard when a crack of the lash across his back dislodged him.
YORKSHIRE ODDITIES, INCIDENTS AND STRANGE EVENTSS. BARING-GOULD
The people gave a huge shout, and the fiery beast went careering round the square at full tilt.
THE MAKING OF A SAINTWILLIAM SOMERSET MAUGHAM
The two mice, careering wildly, scampered cheekily over his slippers.
SONS AND LOVERSDAVID HERBERT LAWRENCE
Some fifty seamen or more were dragging it along at a rapid rate, leaping and careering, laughing and cheering.
JAMES BRAITHWAITE, THE SUPERCARGOW.H.G. KINGSTON