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Usage examples for cattle

  1. They had done this in order to keep the cattle immediately close to us, and therefore as free from forayers as possible during the night. – Byeways in Palestine by James Finn
  2. We have only a few poor cattle, and no money. – The Crisis, Volume 6 by Winston Churchill
  3. " Something," he said, " has killed all of our cattle. – The Log School-House on the Columbia by Hezekiah Butterworth
  4. That is the way of it, and there is no help, as you cannot get on without them; but for cattle there would be no living on the land. – Maria Chapdelaine A Tale of the Lake St. John Country by Louis Hemon
  5. Fubaque : Reses gordas : Fat cattle. – Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 1 (of 2) by George Grey
  6. As he had been used to cattle, Peter's ignorance and Frank's also were of less account. – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
  7. It was right here, that day the cattle went by. – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  8. He's going down in charge of the cattle. – Joe Wilson and His Mates by Henry Lawson
  9. At that instant he struck a cattle track and promptly followed it. – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  10. Peggy asked the question just as the man who had been driving the cattle came running up. – The Girl Aviators' Motor Butterfly by Margaret Burnham
  11. I'm going to run some cattle down this way next week. – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  12. The most a person looking for cattle in the black of night could do was guess, and if the guess went wrong, what then? – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard
  13. Almost certainly she wouldn't be looking in the mountains for men of Dara come here for cattle. – This World Is Taboo by Murray Leinster
  14. Would anyone put up houses or raise cattle if he thought his neighbours could take them from him? – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss
  15. That's all they're asking- my cattle to go in across the mearing to them. – The Irish Fairy Book by Various
  16. Some places were almost painfully pure, and I was in one village where horses and cattle were not allowed to go through the streets and no one was permitted to wear their boots or shoes in the houses. – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  17. These are taken by the Ahirs in charge, and it is thought that the cattle will get well. – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell
  18. Weston was not astonished, though he knew that no cattle had ever crossed that range. – The Gold Trail by Harold Bindloss
  19. The round- up is over and cattle must move. – The Trail Horde by Charles Alden Seltzer
  20. Trove was now in the midst of the cattle. – Darrel of the Blessed Isles by Irving Bacheller
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