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See definition of having on Dictionary.com
  • as inretaining
  • as inunconspicuous
  • as inunnoticeable
  • as inenjoyment
  • as inownership
  • as inproprietorship

synonyms for having

  • accommodating
  • arresting
  • cherishing
  • commemorating
  • confining
  • embracing
  • employing
  • engaging
  • hiring
  • holding
  • keeping
  • owning
  • possessing
  • preserving
  • remembering
  • restraining
  • saving
  • securing
  • seizing
  • suppressing
  • sustaining
  • taking
  • withholding
  • working
  • holding back
  • indulgence
  • advantage
  • benefit
  • exercise
  • ownership
  • spending
  • using
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How to use having in a sentence

The Spaniards captured two schooners, having on board 22 officers and 30 men, all of whom were hanged or sent to the mines.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
You see, I'd always thought of him as the boy whom Great-aunt Lucia described having seen.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
And having an enormous appetite he was fortunate in being expert at finding angleworms.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
In the meantime, the outlaw, having observed how much more cordially the tyrant is received than himself, has made his exit.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
But Polavieja started his campaign with the immense advantage of having the whole of the dry season before him.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
We were in the midst of it, and having a merry time, when the door suddenly opened and Liszt appeared.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Here and there roving parties appeared, but having no recognized leaders, their existence did not invalidate the treaty.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Were you ever arrested, having in your custody another man's cash, and would rather go to gaol, than break it?
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
"It is ill-fated;" and Alessandro blamed himself for having forgotten her only association with the name.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
After an eight weeks' siege, a breach having been made, the city surrendered, and a month later the fort followed the example.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO HAVING

  • advantage
  • benefit
  • exercise
  • having
  • indulgence
  • ownership
  • spending
  • using
  • accommodating
  • arresting
  • cherishing
  • commemorating
  • confining
  • embracing
  • employing
  • engaging
  • having
  • hiring
  • holding
  • holding back
  • keeping
  • owning
  • possessing
  • preserving
  • remembering
  • restraining
  • saving
  • securing
  • seizing
  • suppressing
  • sustaining
  • taking
  • withholding
  • working
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.