Usage examples for trample

  1. This was followed by the trample of hoofs, and directly after he came up to me, and rubbed his nose against my hand. – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  2. If he had been English, she would never have been attracted by one who could trample so on other people's feelings. – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  3. They trample me down like a herd of buffaloes. – A Knight Of The Nineteenth Century by E. P. Roe
  4. Posterity is born to trample on one.... – The Light of Scarthey by Egerton Castle
  5. Those who combine to trample on others, will trample on each other. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  6. He must not disturb the commerce of the country by ill- treating those who do not give him a share of the profits they may make in it; he must content himself with gaining by honest means; he must not trample on the people, nor vex them by excessive demands which serve his interests alone. – The Makers of Canada: Bishop Laval by A. Leblond de Brumath
  7. What right have you to trample upon me, as if you was a saint and more? – The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant by Alexander Johnstone Wilson
  8. To labor hard they always were content, Regarding Paul's advice and his example: It was their thought they were but thither sent To furnish proof which all might own was ample That they loved Jesus' laws, on which too many trample. – The Emigrant Mechanic and Other Tales In Verse Together With Numerous Songs Upon Canadian Subjects by Thomas Cowherd
  9. Later I should probably do this, but at present it was a joy to trample upon the likings of others. – The House of Martha by Frank R. Stockton
  10. If this abominable Government tramples on me to- day, it'll trample on you to- morrow. – Elizabeth's Campaign by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  11. Following him without the blessing of the Church, she would trample under foot every dear tradition of her life, win the scorn of all of her religion, and destroy her own peace; for the faith of her fathers was as the breath of her nostrils. – The Right of Way, Volume 5. by Gilbert Parker
  12. They are none of them rich enough to be disagreeable or feel that they own the right to trample on their fellows. – People of the Whirlpool by Mabel Osgood Wright
  13. If- if I should fall down in one of those crowds, I'm sure they would walk right over me, trample on me, without caring." – Torchy, Private Sec. by Sewell Ford
  14. You trample upon law and justice! – Napoleon the Little by Victor Hugo
  15. Through his pallid, half- closed lids one could see the steel- coloured, assassin- like gleam of his eye, that shone with a mystic light as a corpse might glare at those live ones who seemed about to trample it under foot. – Last Words by Stephen Crane
  16. If she had told me to lie down at her feet and let her trample the life out of me, I should have submitted. – Dora Thorne by Charlotte M. Braeme
  17. Why, he had told her- was telling her in look and tone and gesture- was giving himself frankly into captivity- was prostrate, inviting her to trample. – The Grain Of Dust A Novel by David Graham Phillips
  18. Pretty soon I heard a voice in my ear, it said: 'Keep on your pins as long as you can: these dogs'll trample you if they get you down. – Captivating Mary Carstairs by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  19. But he was not yet ready to disavow his wife, trample upon her heart, nay on his own as well;- that is, without a struggle. – The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow by Anna Katharine Green
  20. His flying figure caught the eye of the " rogue" just as he was about to turn and trample on those he had hurled to the ground. – Jack Haydon's Quest by John Finnemore