Usage examples for villager

  1. One night she took the horses, put them into the carriage and was seen by a villager seated upon the coachman's box driving along the road. – The Happy Foreigner by Enid Bagnold
  2. The beneficent Snake next bit the Villager's mother- in- law so severely that death soon ended her sufferings- and his; then silently stole away, leaving the Villager deeply and doubly in its debt. – Humour of the North by Lawrence J. Burpee
  3. The attendants had already retired, and within a few moments the edge of the swamp was empty save for the prisoners and the dead villager. – Jack Haydon's Quest by John Finnemore
  4. As it is, I don't suppose there's a villager here would cross the park in that direction after dark. – The Great Impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  5. But on the hillock next door to the Little Villager sat no garrulous, furry gossip like himself. – Children of the Wild by Charles G. D. Roberts
  6. A solitary villager trudging on some errand in this lonely place, tells to this day the tale of the bearded, wild- eyed man who raced so madly by him, raced on and down the long, straight road till his figure dwindled and vanished in the distance. – The Bittermeads Mystery by E. R. Punshon
  7. The first villager I meet is an aged woman, who stands in her door before which is a pomegranate tree, telling her beads. – The Book of Khalid by Ameen Rihani
  8. I will not say that the villager thinks the regulation a wrong one; at any rate he understands that it is excused in the interests of public health. – Change in the Village by (AKA George Bourne) George Sturt
  9. The country all about, the servants, and every villager near knew it, but not from Lady Markland. – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant