Sentence for answering | Use answering in a sentence

Examples of answering sentences. The sentences below are ordered by length from shorter and easier to longer and more complex. They use answering in a sentence, providing visitors a sentence for answering.

  • Mrs. Lappett came answering to the call. (10)
  • Still he groaned, answering no syllable. (10)
  • But as if answering, Irene shook her head. (8)
  • The task of answering it was now doubled. (10)
  • Did not you observe her manner of answering me? (4)
  • Lady Camper surprised him by answering his thoughts. (10)
  • Graves looked at the architect critically before answering. (13)
  • Without raising her voice, she began answering his question. (8)
  • Gyp got up and stood by the window a long time without answering. (8)
  • And, without answering, he went towards the door to turn up the light. (8)
  • Before answering her Hilary stood for a full minute staring at the fire. (8)
  • So simple was the answering tone of her voice that Corte had not a word. (10)
  • Holly led the way on to the terrace and down to the lawn without answering. (8)
  • I had no thought of reproaching you with not answering my note from Venice. (14)
  • Instead of answering, Crossjay heaved the sigh of love that bears a burden. (10)
  • He stooped eagerly, in his temperate way, to catch sight of her answering face. (10)
  • Jeff pursued, with more injury than misgiving in his voice at her delay in answering. (9)
  • If she smiled he was angry that his answering smile should be so grudging and unnatural. (8)
  • These reiterated questions were simply pretexts for steps nearer to the answering lips. (10)
  • He felt her answering kisses; for a moment they were clasped together in a fierce embrace. (8)
  • The latter was long in answering, but kept his eyes with uncomfortable steadiness on James. (8)
  • While I am answering one a dozen more have fallen, and if I let a day go by, I am overwhelmed. (14)
  • His deep respect and esteem for her had stayed him from answering any of her questions falsely. (10)
  • They gave our earth a dress of flesh on bone; A tongue to speak with answering heaven gave they. (10)
  • Weyburn spared Aminta an answering look, that would have been a begging of Browny to remember Matey. (10)
  • One of them uttered a little hiss, wagged its tail, turned as if answering to a rudder, and swam away. (8)
  • His eyes were wet with grateful happiness in answering Mrs. Pasmer that he would not have any more coffee. (9)
  • Redworth heard the Frenchman say, and he owned to what was implied in the answering tone of the question. (10)
  • She said nothing, but she raised her eyes, still filled with tears, to his face with a calm, answering look. (13)
  • Her eyes were raised to his, as though answering some question he had asked, and he was gazing at her intently. (8)
  • Another and another Serpent she flung from the Chief, and they began to swarm venomously, answering her no more. (10)
  • Then came the day when, to avoid answering his question whether she needed anything, she had gone into the garden. (5)
  • Was it a life, could it be, to yon slender hope that clung Shrill, above all the tumult the answering terror rang. (9)
  • From many points in the adjoining blocks came the shrill whistles of the throbbing engines, answering one another. (13)
  • She repeated the sound resembling that which sometimes issues from the vent of a mine; but I insisted upon her answering. (10)
  • This old man, who was dressed in smoke-grey tweeds which exhaled a poignant scent of peat, looked at him without answering. (8)
  • Jane looked as if she did not mean to be conquered; but instead of answering, she began speaking again to Mr. John Knightley. (4)
  • She had really, this plain-minded goddess, a vein of poetic feeling, some inner beauty of soul answering to the outer beauty of body. (9)
  • And as if answering for all that depended on Worsted Skeynes, the spaniel John deeply wagged that which had been left him of his tail. (8)
  • Without answering, Gregory walked to the edge of the orchard, and stood gazing over the Scotch garden, with his face a little tilted towards the sky. (8)
  • Kenton looked him in the face without answering, and then tried to get away from him, but Bittridge followed him up, talking, and ignoring his silence. (9)

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