Sentence Examples


  • I made the mistake of telling her that parents of two of the girls wanted me here to protect them from thieves and murderers.
  • Governments, thieves, scientists, treasurer hunters, historians and despots of all kinds would crave his skill.
  • Others again play the part of thieves in the ant society; C. Janet observed a small bristle-tail (Lepismima) to lurk beneath the heads of two Lasius workers, while one passed food to the other, in order to steal the drop of nourishment and to make off with it.
  • The citizens of London having suffered from the depredations of thieves and felons who escaped into Southwark, petitioned parliament for protection.
  • By an easy transition, she came to be regarded as the protectress of thieves, whose operations were associated with darkness.

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