Usage examples for governor

  1. There were plenty who agreed with the governor. – The Henchman by Mark Lee Luther
  2. Then Belisarius will be Governor of Italy- for it will not last a year with the purple Prince- and he will wear away his fine strength here in idleness, when there is work enough to do in Persia. – A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3) by Felix Dahn
  3. Farther to the south is the hill of Philopappus, so called after a Roman governor of that name. – Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, Vol. I (of 2) by John Lloyd Stephens
  4. " That must not be for very long, Governor," observed Captain Wilson. – Mr. Midshipman Easy by Captain Frederick Marryat
  5. We were received by Governor Long, at the State House. – Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897 by Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  6. I believe the governor- general was there, or some great person. – Old Jack by W.H.G. Kingston
  7. The governor will give way at last, I should say. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  8. I'm sorry for it, governor, with all my heart! – The World's Greatest Books, Vol III by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
  9. Is it you, Governor? – Loaded Dice by Ellery H. Clark
  10. Did your governor send the money? – The Underdog by F. Hopkinson Smith
  11. But still I think dear Governor and Will will be pretty comfortable this winter. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  12. The opinion of the governor, they said, is but the opinion of one man. – Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam by John S. C. Abbott
  13. By the end of the second day the new governor had seized the Admiral's house. – Christopher Columbus by Mildred Stapley
  14. What have you been doing all to- day, Governor? – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  15. Just as hard, Willis found out that the governor had told his tailor to make the boy all the clothes he wanted. – Frank Merriwell's Races by Burt L. Standish
  16. It's a good thing as far as the boy's concerned, but I do feel sorry for his governor. – Emerson's Wife and Other Western Stories Emerson's Wife -- Colonel Kate's Protégée -- The Kid of Apache Teju -- A Blaze on Pard Huff -- How Colonel Kate Won Her Spurs -- Hollyhocks -- The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of Johnson Sides -- A Piece of Wreckag by Florence Finch Kelly
  17. Their destination had not been the palace of the Governor; but that of the chief of the Moscow Third Section. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter
  18. Let me introduce you to Lady Holmhurst, wife of Lord Holmhurst, the New Zealand Governor, you know. – Mr. Meeson's Will by H. Rider Haggard
  19. Screwby, take Master Miles to his governor. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  20. I went to the Governor, but he gave me no comfort. – Salute to Adventurers by John Buchan