Occupying in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Occupying

present participle of occupy

Short Example Sentences for Occupying

  • 1. And how was the obstinate professor occupying himself? 🔊
  • 2. Another subject was at that moment occupying his thoughts. 🔊
  • 3. They were typewritten, occupying a couple of lines. 🔊
  • 4. Troops' trains were occupying the lines. 🔊
  • 5. Unquestionably, the problems of the morrow were occupying all breasts. 🔊
  • 6. They were occupying a new house not too far from the grocery store. 🔊
  • 7. She lifted eyes to him as to one occupying an intellectual height. 🔊
  • 8. He discovered that he was occupying an oblong green rug of satin. 🔊

How to use Occupying in Sentences?

  • 1. Some one had been occupying the tilt, too, as new boughs spread for a bed made evident. 🔊
  • 2. The father was rowing, and Willie was occupying the proud position of steersman. 🔊
  • 3. Hence it comes about that Parmenides pictured Being as a globe-shaped something occupying space. 🔊
  • 4. The Japanese began the blockade on August 27, occupying some neighbouring islands as a base. 🔊
  • 5. The reader will find them in Map No. 14, occupying the northeastern quarter of the heavens. 🔊
  • 6. The letters were all opened, and Mr. Jarvis and Arnold were occupying the private office. 🔊
  • 7. The population occupying the intermountain region probably was isolated from the population to the north and west. 🔊
  • 8. There are lovely villas on these fringes of the wood, stately houses with terraced gardens occupying the high slopes. 🔊
  • 9. It appeared that we were occupying what was on the whole a straggling but quite a fashionable part of London. 🔊
  • 10. But, in the march and development of the human mind, these nations are far from occupying the same eminent station. 🔊
  • 11. As the coolies moved off with their fair burden he trotted along in the rear, his project occupying his busy mind. 🔊
  • 12. If this were true, there would be two bodies occupying the same place at the same time, namely the object and the space it fills. 🔊
  • 13. It was a square four-story building, occupying almost the entire block, and there was a garden in front extending to the road. 🔊
  • 14. The Turks also are doing what they can to create disturbance in the province, and find some excuse for occupying it with their army. 🔊
  • 15. Godfrey and Tartlet sat opposite to each other, the captain and mate occupying each end of the rolling table. 🔊
  • 16. At that time the Piegan were estimated to have had 430 lodges, the average number of persons occupying each being 10. 🔊
  • 17. While occupying that capacity, he was always ready to open his mouth to talk, provided he were afforded also a better reason for opening it. 🔊
  • 18. Then as regards the Nous occupying space, it is not true that greater and smaller are necessarily spatial relations. 🔊
  • 19. The Briarwood drawing-room looked a great deal too vast and too lofty for the three women who were occupying it this evening. 🔊
  • 20. The "tomb" is at the right hand of the entrance, occupying about half of the floor, above which it rises two feet. 🔊
  • 21. There they lived until March, 1913, occupying most of the time a house owned by the company for which he worked. 🔊
  • 22. It was not only a question of occupying Corfu; it was also a matter of arranging to receive a worn-out and decimated army. 🔊
  • 23. Tom and Jack were each occupying one of these, ready to give battle to the Huns above or below the clouds. 🔊
  • 24. Then there was Eli Pike, occupying himself in pulling a rein from beneath the horse's tail. 🔊
  • 25. There is no abuse in the world which cannot be justified, if the example of persons occupying a high station or that of great numbers is sufficient for it. 🔊
  • 26. It may please you to know that I am occupying your office, and also that noble suite overlooking the Plaza. 🔊
  • 27. They range themselves around the pugyarok or entrance, the chorus and guests occupying the back of the room and the spectators packing themselves against the walls. 🔊