Expending in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Expending

present participle of expend | expenditure

Short Example Sentences for Expending

  • 1. Again and again the animal darted at the canoe, expending his rage upon it. 🔊
  • 2. Meantime, the gale was expending its rage by tearing every sail to ribbons. 🔊
  • 3. The Cyclone's fury was expending itself. 🔊
  • 4. Although it is calm I prefer waiting for a breeze to expending more coals. 🔊
  • 5. I seized my gun, but I hesitated before expending my last cartridge but one. 🔊

How to use Expending in Sentences?

  • 1. The next is, never to anticipate uncertain profits by expending them before they are secured. 🔊
  • 2. When you have finished your work, I will talk with you about expending your money. 🔊
  • 3. And this money which her father was expending so cheerfully was part of the price for which she had bound herself. 🔊
  • 4. If the money was not laid out where he wanted it, they would not have the satisfaction of expending it at all. 🔊
  • 5. The rentals have steadily decreased while the landlords were borrowing and expending nearly half a million in my own county. 🔊
  • 6. This latter consideration may have caused them to abstain from expending time and trouble upon a futile precaution. 🔊
  • 7. He gave a sumptuous entertainment, expending his means upon it, and invited his friends to partake of it. 🔊
  • 8. He took the money as a sacred trust, expending the interest year by year on religious and benevolent objects. 🔊
  • 9. As he has saved a few dollars in letter paper, he feels justified in expending ten times that amount for some extravagance. 🔊
  • 10. Our daily expenditure of force is simply enormous, but it seldom strikes us that we keep on expending force without noticing it. 🔊
  • 11. In later Greek literature it lost its robustness and became trivial and effeminate through expending itself on unworthy objects. 🔊
  • 12. We then paid each other visits of ceremony, expending much labour, even if no cost, on the feasts we prepared for our company. 🔊
  • 13. He wiped the frontal bone clean and white, and when asked why he was expending so much care on a useless relic, shrugged his shoulders and laughed. 🔊
  • 14. Of course, however, you will not object to refunding me the money I am expending on the new machinery. 🔊
  • 15. When he learned that we were interested in flying as a sport and not with any expectation of recovering the money we were expending on it, he gave us much encouragement. 🔊
  • 16. We have saved ourselves the necessity for expending energy, apparently with the idea that thus it would accumulate and be available for higher and better purposes. 🔊
  • 17. He had his gun over his shoulder, and his double shot belt as full as it could be of shot, although there was not a chance of his expending a grain during the day. 🔊
  • 18. Therefore, if you confine a man to expending his energy in trying to conform exactly to the movements of a machine, you teach him to abrogate the very principle of life. 🔊
  • 19. Sometimes its upward growth seems checked for years, but all the while it has been expending its energy in pushing a root across a large rock to gain a firmer anchorage. 🔊
  • 20. The 7th was a day of distrust, sorrow, and retreat; the Arabs accused one another for urging war without expending all peaceful means first. 🔊
  • 21. Had not all suspicion been lulled in the mind of the bucolic agent, who was even now laboriously expending a maximum of energy for a minimum return of culinary delicacies in his vegetable patch? 🔊
  • 22. They only seemed to him a device of reason for expending its energies, just as men deprived by complex life of manual labour sought to make up for the loss by the elaborate pursuit of games. 🔊
  • 23. So far as the improvement association is concerned, it can find many ways for expending the difference of cost between ashes and concrete, which will accomplish a much more telling result. 🔊
  • 24. But there are also positive advantages secured by the systematic methods of the A.M.A. in expending the money committed to its treasury. 🔊