Definition of Dissertating
1. dissertate [v] - See also: dissertate
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Literary usage of Dissertating
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Education by Project Innovation (Organization) (1916)
"These are not to be condemned off-hand; sometimes it requires a lot of flitting and dissertating to get the real content of a line before a pupil's mind. ..."
2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1822)
"Obviously on his own profession ; and in this he can only employ himself in dissertating cither on dead or living painters. As for the dead painters, ..."
3. The Overland Monthly by Bret Harte (1872)
"Draper, in his American Civil War, describes and exhibits the modifying effects which climate produces upon plants, animals, and men — dissertating, ..."
4. The Life of John Henry, Cardinal Newman: Based on His Private Journals and by Wilfrid Philip Ward (1912)
"I hope you will let me go a good way back to show this, though I fear you may think me dissertating; but it will lead me to remark on a previous question to ..."
5. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1848)
"... and extolling DEITY by dissertating upon the glorious architecture of the heavens. The pleasing duty was theirs, in this locomotive of the skies, ..."