Thesaurus / goings-on
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
One of the first out-goings of admiration towards form is the child's praise of "tiny" things.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Here are pretty goings on—a pinch of your snuff, Perker, my boy—never were such times, eh?
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Kingston-on-Thames is still provincial in appearance, though now the centre of a great growth of modern suburbs.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
Besides the districts mentioned, tobacco is grown largely in that of Frankfort-on-the Oder.
Scattergood had watched the young man's comings and goings, and had listened to his conversation.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
Naturally enough it did not occur to anyone to take notes of the comings and goings of a very ordinary young man.
THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
Madame Malmaison had always been a little proud of the beauty and grace and sweetness of her fitter-on.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
Berwick-on-Tweed lies partly in England and partly in Scotland, the river which runs through it forming the boundary line.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
And these are the goings out of the city: on the north side thou shalt measure four thousand and five hundred.
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