Usage examples for mob

  1. The head entered the mob and seemed to disappear. – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  2. In antiquity, as we have said, the people could never rise to any thing greater than a mob in modern times such has also often been the case. – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  3. How the mob did yell 'Lay it on! – The Satyricon, Complete by Petronius Arbiter
  4. That mob down there's part of them. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  5. As we advanced the mob followed us in a very excited state. – Admiral Farragut by A. T. Mahan
  6. I said I wanted no more fighting to- night, but two against a mob – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  7. The mob was put in good humour immediately. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. He turned and strode back through the mob while the boy and a couple of the other men took the wounded away. – Warlord of Kor by Terry Gene Carr
  9. They can't begin to take care of the mob – Hoofbeats on the Turnpike by Mildred A. Wirt
  10. He knew that it would take but little to excite the mob at the gate to frenzy, but he had made no preparations to defend the compound, for it would have been quite useless. – Mortmain by Arthur Cheny Train
  11. " Do you know, the finest days, the ripping ones, were those back in the old school, when I used to be carried off the field on the shoulders of a mob – The Salamander by Owen Johnson
  12. They were at Ranelagh last night, with a regular mob after 'em. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  13. " Sorry to lose her, poor darling; but glad now when it's over, and all this mob of company gone. – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  14. He returned with the rather disquieting news that he had recognised two of Mr. Pless's secret agents in the mob – A Fool and His Money by George Barr McCutcheon
  15. But the mob and Santerre were bent on their destruction. – The Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France by Charles Duke Yonge
  16. I will not leave Alvarez to that mob – Soldiers of Fortune by Richard Harding Davis
  17. 3. Work of the mob – A Young Folks' History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by Nephi Anderson
  18. The mob saluted the robbers with a fearful howl, which they answered with hideous curses. – Pretty Michal by Mór Jókai
  19. They thought I belonged to the mob and they arrested me.... – Youth Challenges by Clarence B Kelland
  20. The mob grows suddenly silent. – The Dynasts An Epic-Drama Of The War With Napoleon, In Three Parts, Nineteen Acts, And One Hundred And Thirty Scenes by Thomas Hardy