Usage examples for exercising

  1. Here he was obliged to wait awhile, for the tempest had excited the war elephants which were returning from their exercising ground, and their black keepers only succeeded with the utmost difficulty in restraining them. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. At a turn in the road, I caught sight, across the level expanse, of the Younger Sister exercising an invisible Laddie. – Sigurd Our Golden Collie and Other Comrades of the Road by Katharine Lee Bates
  3. If it be done by a soldier in his exercising ground, that is to say, where such practice is usually conducted, he is in no way to blame; but if it be done by some one else, his carelessness will make him liable; and so it is with the soldier, if he do it in some place other than that appropriated to military exercises. – The Institutes of Justinian by Caesar Flavius Justinian