Sentence Examples with the word Quitting

Here are his reflections some time after quitting the ship, during a black night in an open boat, when almost despairing of reaching any hospitable shore.

The onerous duties his work at the Mint entailed severely tried his energies, and in quitting a purely scientific career he was subjected to the cares of official life, for which he was not fitted by temperament.

Upon quitting his professorship Barrow was only a fellow of Trinity College; but his uncle gave him a small sinecure in Wtles, and Dr Seth Ward, bishop of Salisbury, conferred upon him a prebend in that church.

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On quitting the shelter of the parent tentacles the embryo becomes a pelagic larva, known as Actinotrocha (fig.

The work was to begin as early as possible, allowing for the flotilla only quitting Imbros after dark.

The male possesses elaborate copulatory structures of a chitinous nature, and the eggs are fertilized in the female without even quitting the place where they are formed on the wall of the reticular gonocoel.

You bought a clinic, built a house and now you're quitting your job to get married to a woman you've known for less than a year.

The Highway Act of 1835 specified as offences for which the driver of a carriage on the public highway might be punished by a fine, in addition to any civil action that might be brought against him - riding upon the cart, or upon any horse drawing it, and not having some other person to guide it, unless there be some person driving it; negligence causing damage to person or goods being conveyed on the highway; quitting his cart, or leaving control of the horses, or leaving the cart so as to be an obstruction on the highway; not having the owner's name painted up; refusing to give the same; and not keeping on the left or near side of the road, when meeting any other carriage or horse.

Soon after quitting the uterus it is joined by a long duct leading from a glandular sac, the spermatheca (Rf).

Meantime, the men quitting work are ascending in a similar way, as there is room on each platform for two men at a time when passing each other.