Expiring in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Expiring

Ending, terminating, dying. | present participle of expire

Short Example Sentences for Expiring

  • 1. It was suggestive of the expiring wail of a lost soul. 🔊
  • 2. Which seemed like moans of an expiring foe. 🔊
  • 3. Our General expiring of his wounds! 🔊
  • 4. And you and I expiring with stifled laughter! 🔊
  • 5. But I determined to make one expiring effort to escape it. 🔊
  • 6. Could it be! or was it from the expiring glimmer of the lamp? 🔊
  • 7. It came up faintly from below, expiring at the very edge of the precipice. 🔊
  • 8. The varying and multiform hues were clearly exhibited by the expiring fish. 🔊
  • 9. I hung over him in mute affliction, and watched the expiring spasms of nature. 🔊
  • 10. The knell of expiring night Boccaccio answered with laughter. 🔊
  • 11. When found the Colonel was expiring and no information could be got from him. 🔊
  • 12. This last word of the expiring Saviour revealed His view of death. 🔊
  • 13. The past expiring like a brand, In morning's rosy light for it! 🔊

How to use Expiring in Sentences?

  • 1. Some threw themselves down in their tracks, expiring from fatigue and utter wretchedness. 🔊
  • 2. That exclamation was the last expiring cry of noble and single-hearted boyhood. 🔊
  • 3. Jib saw the expiring bear, and he likewise glimpsed the man who had brought bruin down. 🔊
  • 4. The "flurry" of the whale in its expiring agonies, is most dreaded by its captors. 🔊
  • 5. Meanwhile, however, slavery was suffering and expiring in nearly all parts of Europe. 🔊
  • 6. And these the proud expiring often claim, Their wealth bequeathing to record their name. 🔊
  • 7. He merely told himself these things because the last vestige of his expiring common sense was prompting him. 🔊
  • 8. Our sympathies were aroused for this expiring infant, and we resolved to rescue it if possible from its open grave. 🔊
  • 9. There would be a moon later; but darkness was beginning to shut out the last expiring gleams of daylight. 🔊
  • 10. Of all contracts expiring at the end of the next ensuing Quarter in which an alteration is recommended. 🔊
  • 11. He captured it in the year 1487, but did not survive his triumph long, expiring there in the year 1490. 🔊
  • 12. The friends of the dying do not fulfil their duty, if they desert the expiring sufferer whilst a spark of life remains. 🔊
  • 13. He would rise and flap his old draggled pinions, as if the great air fanned an expiring spark into flame. 🔊
  • 14. So he entered his darkened room again, and by the fitful glare of the expiring embers disrobed himself, and pressed his pillow. 🔊
  • 15. He cursed himself, as he hurried to and fro in the pale moonlight, and more ruddy gleams of the expiring wood-fire. 🔊
  • 16. Here their council fire, fanned by the last expiring breath of a once brave and numerous people, was extinguished forever. 🔊
  • 17. Of all contracts expiring at the end of the next ensuing Quarter in which no change of mail service is proposed. 🔊
  • 18. He heard his mother rise and find another fragment of candle to light by its expiring flame, but he lay still wakeful. 🔊
  • 19. The poor, expiring beast had been struck at a distance from the spot whither it had been dragged, leaving long traces of blood on its passage. 🔊
  • 20. Paine, rising in his bed, the few embers of expiring life blown into flame by the breath of indignation, had the goodness to curse them both. 🔊
  • 21. He came in with cheery look and manly spirit, and tried to reanimate the expiring heart of the poor money-digger, but it was all in vain. 🔊
  • 22. At length they reached Antiochetta, where they found water in abundance, and pastures for their expiring cattle. 🔊