Sentence Examples


  • They stood aside while my planet was overrun by the Council-sanctioned vagrant Yirkin forces!
  • An able-bodied parent who does not work when he has the opportunity, unless "idle under strike orders, or lock-outs," and who hires out his minor children, is declared a vagrant and may be fined $50o and imprisoned or sentenced to hard labour for not more than six months.
  • Industrial schools are chiefly for vagrant and neglected children and children not convicted of theft.
  • When Captain Sleet in person stood his mast-head in this crow's-nest of his, he tells us that he always had a rifle with him (also fixed in the rack), together with a powder flask and shot, for the purpose of popping off the stray narwhales, or vagrant sea unicorns infesting those waters; for you cannot successfully shoot at them from the deck owing to the resistance of the water, but to shoot down upon them is a very different thing.
  • One told how he had taken a life, another had taken two, a third had set a house on fire, while another had simply been a vagrant and had done nothing.

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