Yeoman in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Yeoman

(Britain) An official providing honorable service in a royal or high noble household, ranking between a squire and a page. Especially, a Yeoman of the Guard, a member of a ceremonial bodyguard to the UK monarch (not to be confused with a Yeoman Warder). | (US) A dependable, diligent, or loyal worker or someone who does a great service. | (historical) A former class of small freeholders who farm their own land; a commoner of good standing. | A subordinate, deputy, aide, or assistant. | A Yeoman Warder.

Short Sentences for Yeoman

  • 1. It did us yeoman service. 🔊
  • 2. No yeoman ever carried his head with such a poise. 🔊
  • 3. The yeoman turns on "the man of sin". 🔊
  • 4. The yeoman class had practically disappeared from Italy. 🔊
  • 5. He was here when the yeoman blackguards wounded and hurt my arm. 🔊
  • 6. There was not a yeoman present who did not hope to win one of them. 🔊
  • 7. What wonder if loyal yeoman souls were yet further set aflame? 🔊
  • 8. Lynch was doing yeoman duty, but it was hard to tell what side he was on. 🔊
  • 9. Our chaplain spent his time here and did yeoman service helping the wounded. 🔊
  • 10. There is the yeoman Percy, the father of Mary whom Zamorna loved. 🔊

How to use Yeoman in Sentences?

  • 1. Then all who were present fell to laughing, so that the yeoman sat himself down again. 🔊
  • 2. Brant felt very keenly for the Senecas, who had done him such yeoman service in the war. 🔊
  • 3. It is a hearty yeoman play; the time represented, the reign of one of the Edwards. 🔊
  • 4. As he spoke he lurched against the yeoman next to him and allowed the bundle he carried to slip from his arm. 🔊
  • 5. The class in which it existed most strongly was the yeoman class, and this is a class which has practically disappeared. 🔊
  • 6. Here the honest yeoman burst into tears, but the youth's determination was taken. 🔊
  • 7. He felt with his hand the blood caked on his own cheek, the scab on the cut where the yeoman had struck him. 🔊
  • 8. The moment the finishing touches were put, the impatient youth hurried the more cautious yeoman to the saddle. 🔊
  • 9. He was ever quick to take suggestion, and he had probably begun to question the nature of the ghost who was doing him such yeoman service. 🔊
  • 10. It was a great day for a yeoman when three gentlemen should take their dinners in his house; and the place was in a respectful uproar. 🔊
  • 11. Thorstein was the yeoman who dwelt there & he gave them shelter and good cheer for the night, and there they slept in good beds. 🔊
  • 12. She was three or four years older than himself and much better connected, being the niece and eventual co-heiress of a wealthy yeoman squire. 🔊