Excepting in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Excepting

with the exception of | present participle of except

Short Example Sentence for Excepting

  • 1. I know nothing of his habits excepting that he used to sit up rather late. 🔊
  • 2. The soil upon it was good, excepting in isolated spots, where it was sandy. 🔊
  • 3. No; all was still as death, excepting a solemn song, or rather hymn. 🔊

How to use Excepting in Sentence?

  • 1. All the windows had the shutters closed and no light was seen from them excepting one. 🔊
  • 2. Beside these we know of no revealed law, excepting those of which we have spoken. 🔊
  • 3. His personal and private character was decidedly amiable, excepting in one particular. 🔊
  • 4. This position is simple enough, but it is true also in any latitude, excepting near the equator. 🔊
  • 5. The shooting is free excepting over certain tracts of country leased by the Tiflis shooting-club. 🔊
  • 6. He, too, had an angel's voice, stilled for ever excepting in his father's memory. 🔊
  • 7. But I had it to myself most of the time, excepting at night, when we shared the big double bed. 🔊
  • 8. No woman, excepting Mrs. Wilson, had been mentioned in connection with the case. 🔊
  • 9. They none of them knew how the tree could come there in one night, excepting little Two Eyes. 🔊
  • 10. When I reached Lille, I found life there much as usual, excepting that all appeared very quiet. 🔊
  • 11. Here dwelt the most important man in the principality, not excepting the devoted prime minister himself. 🔊
  • 12. But is it a self-evident truth, that there can be no substance in nature excepting such as is self-existent and eternal? 🔊
  • 13. They are both practically closed during the winter, excepting by arrangement or when sleighing parties make a rendezvous there. 🔊
  • 14. It is not advisable for him to have two standards of speech, and to use an inferior one excepting for special occasions. 🔊
  • 15. Vegetables were not so much eaten as now, always excepting potatoes, which were consumed in large quantities. 🔊
  • 16. Marietta was shy to a fault, and it was a long time before he could get anything excepting monosyllables from her in conversation. 🔊
  • 17. Webster had told her all that had happened, and she understood everything, excepting the steeple-chase performance. 🔊
  • 18. At no place was he more welcome than at the rectory, nor was there any house in which he felt so happy, not even excepting his own home. 🔊
  • 19. Nowhere did the water seem to reach from bank to bank, excepting where some obstruction in the stream bed dammed the current back. 🔊
  • 20. It is doubtful if any other social institution in rural communities, not excepting the church, so completely interests the entire family. 🔊
  • 21. The same thing was going on, with a certain intensification, at my next visit, excepting only that the initials were different. 🔊
  • 22. The man lay as still and impassive as a corpse excepting for the slow, shallow and rather irregular breathing with its ominous accompanying rattle. 🔊
  • 23. Their animals are nearly the same as ours, excepting sheep, oxen, and asses: their horses are very slight and small. 🔊
  • 24. We observed little change in the river in that distance, excepting that it had taken up a muddy bottom, and lost all the sand that used to fill it. 🔊
  • 25. But there is almost always a fresh breeze; and excepting from nine to twelve, when the wind generally drops, it is never too hot for walking. 🔊
  • 26. All was still, excepting the echo of the miner's hammer, and the monotonous sound of his horse's step along the rocky path. 🔊
  • 27. It is granted to none to wear white habits, or to have white mantles, excepting the above-named knights of Christ. 🔊
  • 28. So Charley had the additional task of teaching the dog to be silent, excepting for a very low growl, upon the approach of other creatures. 🔊
  • 29. That the next important step must be the exposure of the reactionary influence of the United States in excepting these matters from arbitration. 🔊
  • 30. Foliage, excepting in the deep woods, was changing fast, the hues largely copper and russet; hard body-tints, yet beautiful. 🔊
  • 31. On the eve of the Holy Innocents he performed the entire office, excepting the mass, as a real bishop would have done. 🔊
  • 32. Most of the shops are closed, excepting those at which eatables and sweet drinks are sold; but the streets are filled with people in their holiday-clothes. 🔊
  • 33. From the twenty-third day she took walks daily, excepting on October 31 and November 3, when rain prevented. 🔊
  • 34. The view over the plain of the Djelish is one of the most splendid I ever beheld, not excepting that from the Alhambra itself. 🔊
  • 35. The irregular street was quiet, excepting for here and there a group of naked children playing, or a squaw passing with a load of firewood on her back. 🔊
  • 36. As for your confessions, they are worthless; I already know all that you can tell me excepting one thing, where and how is Gorakh to be found? 🔊
  • 37. He may give away or sell his slaves, excepting in some cases which will be mentioned; and may marry them to whom he will, but not separate them when married. 🔊