Vivian Lynch felt Whitehead was wrong in construing this as an invasion-of-privacy case.
They are construing our constitution from a co-ordination of a general and special government to a general and supreme one alone.
The next day the Sixth Form, as usual, went into the library to do their construing.
"You must remember you are translating poetry," said a conscientious master to a boy who was construing Virgil.
Desnoyers was silent, too, construing her stillness as assent.
But she made the mistake of construing preparations to abduct as arrangements to elope.
You remember how you took me down for construing pugnis wrongly, when we were at Sherborne?
He said it was a principle, in construing penal statutes, to construe them strictly.
The intention must be clear, and courts in general are averse to construing legacies to be specific.
Schleiermacher made a beginning of construing the thought of sin from the point of view of the Christian consciousness.