Sentence Examples


  • He is the ideal yeoman as Arthur is the ideal knight.
  • He was the son of a yeoman, who rented a farm " of three or four pounds by year at the uttermost."
  • Abraham Bright was a Wiltshire yeoman, who, early in the 18th century, removed to Coventry, where his descendants remained, and where, in 1775, Jacob Bright was born.
  • David somehow secured the favour of Henry VII., to whom he seems to have been yeoman of the guard.
  • The yeoman class had sunk into semi-serfdom.