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Definition of "corning" []

  • Present participle of corn. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "corning" in a sentence
  • "In 1859 Gait asserted Canada's right to place a tariff on goods corning from the Mother Country."
  • "Harnish, corning next, had tossed in five hundred dollars, with the remark to MacDonald that he was letting him in easy."
  • "Then there drifted across the field of vision of his mind's eye the old man he had encountered at Glen Ellen, corning up the hillside through the fires of sunset, white-headed and white-bearded, eighty-four, in his hand the pail of foaming milk and in his face all the warm glow and content of the passing summer day."