Sentence Examples


  • The footmen drew back the chairs and pushed them up again.
  • It stopped, and two footmen went to the doors while two others opened the trunk.
  • In 1726 Defoe published a curious and amusing little pamphlet entitled Everybody's Business is Nobody's Business, or Private Abuses Public Grievances, exemplified in the Pride, Insolence, and Exorbitant Wages of our Women-Servants, Footmen, &c. This subject was a favourite one with him, and in the pamphlet he showed the immaturity of his political views by advocating legislative interference in these matters.
  • Randolph advanced with his footmen against the English horse, who unwarily accepted his challenge and were defeated by his spearmen.
  • She must have two footmen behind her carriage, and very big ones.
 

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