Usage examples for Thieves

  1. " I- I know what you are- you're thieves," he said. – Pee-wee Harris on the Trail by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  2. These Agra goldsmiths are thieves. – The Great Mogul by Louis Tracy
  3. Now we'll see who's thieves! – A Hero of Romance by Richard Marsh
  4. The thieves also that were with him, cast the same in his teeth. – God's Plan with Men by T. T. (Thomas Theodore) Martin
  5. He swore aloud, so that the red- armed servant at the inn could not but hear him, that those thieves at the Hall intended to rob him of his clothes;- that they would not send him his property. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  6. I had a good idea: now if I could manage to push on into the ranks of the No. 50 thieves! – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai
  7. " And when they find you in some alley in the lower town they will put it down to thieves. – The Puppet Crown by Harold MacGrath
  8. Have you seen the Forty Thieves, Lady Jane? – Muslin by George Moore
  9. At any rate, I am not going to run away and leave my place at the mercy of a pack of thieves. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  10. " Well, it's the first time on record, I guess, that thieves have ever robbed a man of his china," said Thaddeus, calmly. – Paste Jewels by John Kendrick Bangs
  11. What, are there thieves on it? – In the Days of Drake by J. S. Fletcher
  12. How the thieves make an entry I can't imagine, but I don't believe that it is through the wall of the warehouse. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  13. " There is honour among thieves," thought I, and so I took out the sum mentioned, and gave it to him. – Pelham, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton Last Updated: March 16, 2009
  14. " It ain't possible," he said at last, " thieves have begun to pay." – Riders of the Silences by Max Brand
  15. I, however, got very little from them, only a few cuarts, less than the thieves had given me on the road from Saint James, and with these I departed for the Asturias by the way of Mondonedo. – The Bible in Spain by George Borrow
  16. Those three fellows who just stopped to drink water are great thieves, true sons of the prison; I am always civil to them, for it would not do to be on ill terms; they pay me or not, just as they think proper. – The Bible in Spain by George Borrow
  17. Because a pack of thieves got hold of her and the child. – Lord John in New York by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  18. Thieves and pimps hang out on corner. – Commercialized Prostitution in New York City by George Jackson Kneeland
  19. He summoned his council, and said to them, 'What shall we do with this multitude of thieves who go about destroying our people? – A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume II. of VI. by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
  20. We do not know, but it is pretty plain that no one other than the original thieves had the car on that South Fork road, wherever they may have been with it since first it disappeared. – The Auto Boys' Vacation by James A. Braden