Definition of Exchanging
1. Verb. (present participle of exchange) ¹
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Definition of Exchanging
1. exchange [v] - See also: exchange
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Literary usage of Exchanging
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Social life of the Chinese: With Some Account of Their Religious by Justus Doolittle (1866)
"—"exchanging Rolls."—Two Friends try to sit near each other by exchanging Seals with others. — Many Competitors enroll their Names in two or more Districts. ..."
2. The Life of Benvenuto Cellini by Benvenuto Cellini (1920)
"While we were exchanging these words, an old man happened to come up, called Maestro Antonio, of San Marino. He was the chief among the Roman goldsmiths, ..."
3. Nature by Norman Lockyer (1877)
"were checked by exchanging the conducting wires and lamps. On January 20 the lights produced by the machines were tested against each other as follows, viz. ..."
4. The Diplomatic Relations of England with the Quadruple Alliance, 1815-1830 by Louis Calvert, Myrna M. Boyce, Paul Padgette (1918)
"... Is Dancing in Shackles —exchanging Intuition for Technique—The Moffat Company and Bunty Pulls the Strings—Studied Simplicity and Acquired Naturalness. ..."
5. The Rights and Liabilities of Husband and Wife by John Fraser Macqueen, Sydney Hastings, John Davies Davenport (1872)
"Power of selling, exchanging, &c. Power to appoint trustees. Power to change securities. ment. It would appear that parol evidence is admissible for this ..."
6. The Cyclopædia of Wit and Humor: Containing Choice and Characteristic by William Evans Burton (1859)
"Pausing a moment, he heard as he imagined two voices within exchanging words ... The thing was perfectly plain—they were exchanging professions of love and ..."
7. The Works of Alexander Hamilton: Containing His Correspondence, and His by Alexander Hamilton (1851)
"... provided it does not exceed the term of nine months; and that he take measures for exchanging with the British, or transporting artillery, stores, ..."
8. The Edinburgh Review by Sydney Smith (1869)
"The subjects of the Commonwealth were indeed not always losers by exchanging a native for a foreign ruler. Their lot under the successors of Alexander was a ..."