Usage examples for henchmen

  1. Among your political henchmen there is just such an individual and he wants the appointment. – Heart and Soul by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)
  2. It was sent by one of your henchmen and by your orders. – Giants on the Earth by Sterner St. Paul Meek
  3. To give a wild, barbaric look to the boys who represented Clovis' henchmen, the sister superintendent of the wardrobe had tacked up their white trousers to the knee. – The Aspirations of Jean Servien by Anatole France
  4. Caucuses have been held without proper notice being given, and party henchmen have been employed to work for an inside clique or ring. – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  5. Later he displayed another kind of versatility by letting henchmen hold the presidential office while he remained the power behind the throne. – The Hispanic Nations of the New World Volume 50 in The Chronicles Of America Series by William R. Shepherd
  6. Then they gave the man his sack and his ram, and he went home, but it was a long, long time before the Jews forgot those henchmen. – Cossack Fairy Tales and Folk Tales by Anonymous
  7. If the henchmen of Woodford hunted water in the early morning, it would be, in the opinion of Ump, " when the cows come home." – Dwellers in the Hills by Melville Davisson Post
  8. The obedient henchmen put the howling Elsmere down from his seat, and exalted their chief. – The Wide Awake Girls in Winsted by Katharine Ellis Barrett
  9. Shayne he glimpsed, automatically, and Fallon, faithful henchmen. – Then I'll Come Back to You by Larry Evans
  10. I'll corral a couple more henchmen to help in your services and we'll flock by ourselves. – Two Little Women on a Holiday by Carolyn Wells
  11. Slipping the spring lock, Norman of Torn entered the apartment followed closely by his henchmen. – The Outlaw of Torn by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  12. Then at the mine, a sudden surprise, and probably a second of sharp work with the rifle on Moir’ s henchmen. – The Snow-Burner by Henry Oyen
  13. He raised his hand above his head, and wheeling, marched out through the shaft's opening, while behind him, trailing in single file and dead silence, trooped all the henchmen save the four left on guard. – A Pagan of the Hills by Charles Neville Buck
  14. At sight of these enemy reinforcements, Urb and his three remaining henchmen turned and fled, leaving the fallen Kor where he lay. – Warrior of the Dawn by Howard Carleton Browne
  15. His henchmen left him in solitude after the first word or two. – Tharon of Lost Valley by Vingie E. Roe
  16. The brigadier sprang past me swearing like a pirate, while his now thoroughly demoralized henchmen and myself stumbled on, firing at random with still a good hundred yards between us and the abandoned contraband. – A Village of Vagabonds by F. Berkeley Smith
  17. Such contracts have been secured by these corporations because of favoritism shown them by political henchmen holding office under the spoils system. – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  18. And the little flock came forth upon the plain, and the companies of henchmen met in fray. – The Ancient Irish Epic Tale Táin Bó Cúalnge by Unknown
  19. There was Kinnard Towers riding among his rifle- armed henchmen. – When 'Bear Cat' Went Dry by Charles Neville Buck
  20. Thus Frontenac found an excellent occasion to put Perrot in the wrong and to hit him through his henchmen. – The Fighting Governor A Chronicle of Frontenac by Charles W. Colby Edited by George M. Wrong and H. H. Langton