What does the word dwelling mean?

Usage examples for dwelling

  1. But, on the other hand, by dwelling on this opposition of the two elements and on this identity of origin, perhaps we shall bring out more clearly the meaning of evolution itself. – Creative Evolution by Henri Bergson
  2. I never saw Abbotsford until after its master had departed from all earthly dwelling- places. – Records of a Girlhood by Frances Ann Kemble
  3. We approach the grounds around your dwelling, may it find favour in your eyes. – Desert Love by Joan Conquest