Usage examples for citizen

  1. I am only the wife of a citizen. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. " Well," answered McAllister, " I'm just an humble citizen of New York, forced by circumstances to return to the city as soon as possible." – McAllister and His Double by Arthur Train
  3. And where did civitas get its name, when city and state were one, but from citizen? – The Amateur Garden by George W. Cable
  4. " But, citizen, have you considered what is to become of Madame? – The Parisians, Book 11. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  5. But Lucullus, in a public address, declared to them that he would rather save one citizen from the enemy, than be master of all that they had. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  6. I remember well how he pretended illness, and how that tender- hearted young Marquis Lafayette was touched by his plight, and begged that he be sent to hospital in the comfortable house of some citizen. – The Reckoning by Robert W. Chambers
  7. This seemed to surprise the citizen even more than the boy could have wished. – A Boy's Town by W. D. Howells
  8. He made that memorable declaration in the British Parliament, 'If I were an American citizen, instead of being, as I am, an Englishman, I never would submit to such laws- never, never, never! – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  9. What was your best throw, citizen? – Ulysses by James Joyce
  10. The lanky citizen hesitated. – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  11. " Stay, stay," cried citizen Christopher Culpepper; " you will not leave us till after dinner?" – The Disowned, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  12. I am not the citizen... – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  13. He was just such a citizen, as a father. – Maria The Wrongs of Woman by Mary Wollstonecraft
  14. The Sheriff can call out any citizen to help him or send any man off after a criminal in an emergency. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss
  15. One gun and one revolver exempt to every white male citizen over sixteen years of age. – How to Collect a Doctor Bill by Frank P. Davis
  16. The Citizen Defarge, and another. – The World's Greatest Books, Vol III by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.