Usage examples for Transacting

  1. However broken his rest, the chief is up at seven in the morning- and note that what sleep he gets, three, four, five hours, is at an engine- house, not at his home- and by nine he is at headquarters, in Sixty- seventh Street, ready for a hard morning transacting business for the department, doing as much work as a merchant in his counting- room. – Careers of Danger and Daring by Cleveland Moffett
  2. Gantry proved his capacity for transacting business by turning on the lights, locking the door, and squaring himself in a chair at one side of the tiny writing- table. – The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush by Francis Lynde