How to use Spare-time in a sentence

spare-time
  • In his spare time he worked unpaid in the natural sciences.

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  • In her spare time she read "The Lonely Hills."

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  • He would have more spare time in the next few weeks than he had ever had on a job.

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  • The ambitious teen is also a member of a rigorous pre-professional dance group and enjoys dating and partying in her spare time.

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  • What else are you doing to fill in all your spare time?

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  • Why was he suddenly so concerned about her spare time – or lack thereof?

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  • He sailed through all the exams first time and helped to set up nuclear cardiology there in his spare time.

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  • These workouts can be performed all at one time, or throughout the day as you have spare time for exercise.

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  • So what does a gorgeous woman like Marisa Miller do in her spare time?

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  • The son of Croatian immigrants, Herjavec worked as a waiter by day, but in his spare time he created Internet Technology companies.

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  • In 1510 a second expedition against Malacca was sent out from Portugal under the command of Diogo Mendez de Vasconcellos, but d'Alboquerque retained it at Cochin to aid him in the retaking of Goa, and it was not until 1511 that the great viceroy could spare time to turn his attention to the scene of Siqueira's failure.

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  • His spare time was devoted to the prosecution of studies in philology and history, more particularly to the study of Thucydides, and of the new light which had been cast upon Roman history and upon historical method in general by the researches of Niebuhr.

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  • Hincks devoted his spare time to the study of hieroglyphics, and to the deciphering of the cuneiform script, in which he was a pioneer.

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  • He now employed himself in making optical glasses, and in engraving on metal, devoting his spare time to the perusal of works on mathematics and optics.

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  • At once she became a valuable co-operator with him both in his professional duties and in the astronomical researches to which he had already begun to devote all his spare time.

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  • One of the most learned men of his day, he devoted his spare time to history, and discovered that many of the oldest and most cherished Scandinavian MSS.

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  • Languages he disliked, but he spent much of his spare time in reading history, especially Plutarch.

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  • Thereafter he resided successively at Toulon, St Tropez and Antibes, doing useful work in fortifying the coast and using his spare time in arduous study of the science of war.

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  • Women do most of the farm work and spend their spare time in knitting.

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  • The pay of his rank was small, and his appointment on the quartermaster-general's staff made it necessary to keep two horses, so that he had to write mathematical school-books in his spare time to eke out his resources.

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  • All his spare time was spent in studying the early Fathers with Du Vergier, and laying plans for a reformation of the Church.

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  • After a visit to his uncle, the archbishop of Reims, he returned to St Sulpice to finish his preliminary training for the church, but in his spare time he read the works of Montesquieu, Voltaire, and other writers who were beginning to undermine the authority of the ancien regime, both in church and state.

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  • His spare time and great part of his nights were devoted to the experimental examination of the different bodies which he dealt with, and the study of the standard works on chemistry.

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  • Educated at Repton, whence he proceeded to Aberdeen University, he became in 1817 vicar of Little Horwood, Buckinghamshire, and devoted his spare time to literature and particularly to the study of Anglo-Saxon.

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  • He had already shown a keen interest in the explorations of Layard and Rawlinson, and during the next few years he devoted all his spare time to studying the cuneiform inscriptions at the British Museum.

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  • At this time Patmore's father became involved in financial embarrassments; and in 1846 Monckton Milnes secured for the son an assistant-librarianship in the British Museum, a post which he occupied industriously for nineteen years, devoting his spare time to poetry.

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  • He spent all his spare time in the study of classics, history, metaphysics and political economy, and in learning German, French and Italian.

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  • After leaving Westminster school, he was apprenticed, in 1802, to his brother, an apothecary, with the view of adopting the profession of medicine, but his bent was towards chemistry, a sound knowledge of which he acquired in his spare time.

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  • From an early age he exhibited marked scientific tastes and spent all his spare time in electrical and chemical experiments.

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  • The school grew in numbers, and Barnes occupied all his spare time in assiduous study, reading during these years authors so diverse in character as Herodotus, Sallust, Ovid, Petrarch, Buffon and Burns.

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  • On the completion of his arts course, he nominally studied divinity at Edinburgh until 1787; in1788-1789he spent rather more than a year as private tutor in a Virginian family, and from 1790 till the close of 1792 he held a similar appointment at Etruria in Staffordshire, with the family of Josiah Wedgwood, employing his spare time in experimental research and in preparing a translation of Buffon's Natural History of Birds, which was published in nine 8vo vols.

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  • Claude Adrien was trained for a financial career, but he occupied his spare time with writing verses.

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  • Why was he suddenly so concerned about her spare time – or lack thereof?

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  • Animal lovers who are unable to give their spare time can support the shop by donating clothes, household bric-a-brac & books.

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  • A few hours of spare time can make a huge difference to the lives of older people.

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  • But many of us just don't have the spare time to get a classic bike fettled and ready to ride to France.

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  • However, in his spare time he plays either hooker or flanker for his favorite local rugby team, Burnham United.

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  • In his spare time he is a keen sailor.

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  • Nick builds smokehouses in his spare time and uses his shed to cure and age hams.

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  • In his spare time he enjoys collecting useless trivia.

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  • In your spare time either explore the region or simply unwind.

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  • However, most ordinary villagers still had very little spare time.

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  • Nicola enjoys jogging and mountain walking with family and friends in her spare time.

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  • Hippocrates was remarkable not only as a surgeon but also because he systematized medicine in his spare time.

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  • Argentine referee Horacio Elizondo, who will officiate England 's quarter-final against Portugal, enjoys writing romantic poetry in his spare time.

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  • I was always scribbling away or drawing in my spare time during school holidays.

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  • This fragrance is billed as the embodiment of music and fashion; the girl that wears this fragrance is upbeat, prefers a guitar to a tiara and writes poetry in her spare time.

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  • You, too, can build an eBay business in your spare time.

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  • Before you hit the stores, think about what he likes or what he does in his spare time.

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  • If you have the luxury of getting to pick and choose the type of part-time job you want, consider your personality and the things you enjoy doing in your spare time.

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  • He likes to drive race cars in his spare time.

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  • It's not uncommon for people to think that they have no spare time at all but to find out that the opposite is true when they take a day or two to monitor their schedules.

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  • While competitive level swing dancing obviously takes a high level of commitment to rehearsal, social swing dancing is simple enough that anyone can do it in their spare time.

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  • As a girl coming from the beautiful French Island of Guadeloupe, I spent all my spare time beach side.

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  • Playing a few free card games is an excellent way to occupy some spare time when you're bored, and it's a great icebreaker at parties.

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  • She's been with NBC since the start of her career, and she loves to travel to exotic locales in her spare time.

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  • List the things your mother likes to do in her spare time.

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  • Britney has also been spotted using the treadmill and the stair climber, and she runs in her spare time.

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  • A love of designing and building birdhouses in his spare time.

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  • In fact, he spends his spare time playing basketball, snowboarding and hiking.

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  • What do you love to do in your spare time?

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