Usage examples for jostling

  1. It is wearisome to be rudely jostling one another for the world's prizes, while myriads are toiling round us in an Egyptian bondage unlit by one ray of sunshine from the cradle to the grave. – Life And Adventures Of Peter Wilkins, Vol. I. (of II.) by Robert Paltock Commentator: A. H. Bullen
  2. He moved back along the deck to stand close below the rail of the main deck where, oblivious to the damp and wet now, the passengers in low- necked gowns, in evening dress, the dance forgotten, were crowding, jostling and pushing each other in mad excitement. – The Belovéd Traitor by Frank L. Packard
  3. The adventurer was the characteristic product of that jostling time; but Shakespeare turned his head away; he was not interested in him. – The Man Shakespeare by Frank Harris