He is intent on pursuing his own agenda and grappling with a serious crisis of financial institutions.
Mr. Boehner looks battle weary from five weeks of grappling with the White House.
And later, we want to see people in various stages of working it off, or at the very least, grappling with heaviness.
McCain, meanwhile, is grappling with a subconscious desire to lose the race.
While this may be true, it is not something a parent wants or needs to hear when grappling with the fragile life of a child.
As he did so, the grappling hook caught hold of Dot's belt of patent leather that fastened her heavy coat about the waist.
I'll save the dogs the trouble of grappling your living carcass!
A tawdry pantomime was life, a pouring of blood, a grappling with shadows, a digging of graves.
In vain, however, they attempted to cast off the grappling irons.
I was left to think and think, without direction; without the means of grappling with the contents of my own thought.