Usage examples for hurtling

  1. It seemed to him impossible that the horse could avoid a false step or a slip, and such a false step he knew would send steed and rider hurtling down to something that could be very little short of instant death. – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  2. " Whitworth" shots went hurtling through the air every few minutes, indicating very clearly that the enemy was ahead of the column and awaiting its arrival. – Detailed Minutiae of Soldier life in the Army of Northern Virginia, 1861-1865 by Carlton McCarthy
  3. It was not pain nor death nor wounds that mattered- but the hurtling concussions in the air, the plague of steel.... – Red Fleece by Will Levington Comfort