Usage examples for Dallying

  1. Though Hermon has vowed, I know not what, your love- dallying will very soon be over; we shall leave Tennis within the next few days. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Let not a day be lost in dallying But seize the possibility Right by the forelock, courage rallying, And forth with fearless spirit sallying,- Once in the yoke and you are free. – Faust by Goethe
  3. He could walk miles on the most varying April day and never see the beautiful dallying of earth and heaven- never mark when a sunbeam kissed the hill- tops, making them smile clear in green light, or when a shower wept over them, hiding their crests with the low- hanging, dishevelled tresses of a cloud. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë