Usage examples for Correcting

  1. Mr. Fox, hearing from her how anxious she was to earn her livelihood by literature, succeeded in obtaining from a printer friend of his an offer for her to do " proof correcting and other drudgery," if she liked to remain in London for the work. – Harriet Martineau by Florence Fenwick Miller
  2. In the present instance, however, the entire time was not devoted to correcting faults of manner and speech or to acquiring the higher Christian virtues. – The Honorable Percival by Alice Hegan Rice
  3. " That is," she said, correcting herself, " you are sure you are not mistaken?" – The Birthright by Joseph Hocking