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Definition of "espying" [espying]

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

Use "espying" in a sentence
  • "So that's like espying Antarctica from a ship near Greenland."
  • "Any museum-goer who has peeped through the eyeholes in the rough wooden-door façade of Marcel Duchamp's "Etant Donnés" 1946-66 and caught sight of that work's sprawling, naked, female mannequin will get a sense of what espying Eiko and Koma feels like."
  • "She probably wanted to be a very great artist, he felt, espying a deeper ambition precisely because it was buried."
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