Peasants in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Peasants

plural of peasant

Short Example Sentences for Peasants

  • 1. Some peasants beside me were looking on. 🔊
  • 2. French peasants have no use for mint in their cooking. 🔊
  • 3. In other words, the peasants were right. 🔊
  • 4. As it is the peasants need only be educated enough to dig. 🔊
  • 5. The constabulary are recruited from the sons of peasants and farmers. 🔊
  • 6. The idea of the peasants is that the lights scare away evil spirits. 🔊
  • 7. In the next yard some peasants were digging holes for the water to run into. 🔊
  • 8. The peasants looked content and well-to-do, and were picturesquely clothed. 🔊
  • 9. In one (dated 1661) five peasants are grouped in the foreground. 🔊
  • 10. After this gave the peasants the whole matter into the hands of the King. 🔊
  • 11. The poor peasants would have kissed Banfi's hands, but he would not suffer it. 🔊

How to use Peasants in Sentences?

  • 1. Could you not have trusted a little these peasants whom you already trust so much? 🔊
  • 2. For practical purposes she knew no parents save the peasants who brought her up. 🔊
  • 3. Two peasants from the upper valley were sent for by military authorities and she saw them, too. 🔊
  • 4. To some extent, his peasants involuntarily progress parallel with the force of his own life. 🔊
  • 5. Verdicts of judicial bodies tended to prove that peasants were paying 60 per cent. 🔊
  • 6. Either from dullness or astonishment the peasants gave no greeting, and only fell back in silence. 🔊
  • 7. The subjects, mostly peasants in poor homes or in the tavern, are energetically conceived. 🔊
  • 8. He was there recognised, and the peasants seized him, and dragged him to the Hotel de Ville. 🔊
  • 9. Luther had had no inkling of an impending clash between the peasants and the nobility when the revolt broke out with the fury of a cyclone. 🔊
  • 10. The dull peasants listened so breathlessly that the fall of a leaf might have been heard in the church. 🔊
  • 11. He wrote for the learned, and delighted the peasants round him with the stories of their national history. 🔊
  • 12. And some of the peasants caused he to be taken, and some he maimed and others killed and others he deprived of all their possessions. 🔊
  • 13. And he bore cases against the peasants for the keeping back from him of dues and taxes, and for inciting his enemies to strife against him. 🔊
  • 14. Many of the peasants of the different provinces of Austria have also a very picturesque appearance. 🔊
  • 15. A whole host of usurers swoop down upon the villages, multiplying as the wretchedness of the peasants increases. 🔊
  • 16. The country will withhold its produce, and the towns will suffer want, even if the recalcitrant peasants are guillotined as before. 🔊
  • 17. They dance themselves to death on the hills, and are said by the peasants to be victims of the Nereids. 🔊
  • 18. Then the mules started walking smartly forward, with the three peasants striding alongside of them, and vanished between the trees. 🔊
  • 19. The scene is a village street, where a great number of peasants are drinking, singing, and quarrelling. 🔊
  • 20. The peasants implied that their political liberty had been secured by Christ, and that the lords were withholding it from them. 🔊
  • 21. Two peasants went up with me, and from time to time kindly handed me clusters of small raisins taken from the breasts of dirty felt clothing. 🔊
  • 22. The peasants had encompassed all the footways, though they were mostly of a mind that the Earl had made off to his ships. 🔊
  • 23. While there is a roof over their heads, a potato to put into their mouths, the Irish peasants will share with one another. 🔊
  • 24. Thereafter did the peasants come unto Olaf, and as all liked one another passing well forthwith entered they into fellowship. 🔊