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Usage examples for musketeer

  1. He had been for a long time musketeer, but shortly before the peace had sunk to be a pikeman, and was ill- clad; his shirt hung behind and before out of his hose. – Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II. by Gustav Freytag
  2. The first musketeer killed thirty of the Queen's troops. – Condensed Novels by Bret Harte
  3. Aramis started, and turned to look at the musketeer, but the latter was engaged in earnest conversation with Saint- Aignan. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  4. I must and will learn who that woman is, said the musketeer again; and then, without further deliberation, he set off in pursuit of her. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  5. A perfume of spices, mingled with another perfume less exotic, but more penetrating, namely, that which arose from the street, ascended to salute the nostrils of the musketeer. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  6. Every soldier in the Catholic forces- from grizzled veterans of half a century who had commanded armies and achieved victories when this dainty young Italian was in his cradle, down to the simple musketeer or rider who had been campaigning for his daily bread ever since he could carry a piece or mount a horse was furious with discontent or outraged pride. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  7. Athos took the musketeer by the hand. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  8. The musketeer at once set to work. – Condensed Novels by Bret Harte
  9. " You think it is not beautiful enough, perhaps," said the musketeer. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  10. Bring me my horse, and the musketeer, remounting his favorite animal, rode away. – Condensed Novels by Bret Harte
  11. What a charming musketeer! – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  12. As soon as the Time was expir'd, I propos'd to my self to stay in the Academy at Strasburgh, I provided my self with the Equipage of a grand Musketeer, and for a Present of 50 Pistols, and the strength of good Recommendation from my Countrymen, I was admitted to ride among 'em. – Memoirs of Major Alexander Ramkins (1718) by Daniel Defoe
  13. La Valliere smiled, and held out her small white hand to the musketeer. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
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