Sentence Examples


  • He didn't know how to shake off that yoke or his anger.
  • Job, besides immense possessions in flocks and herds, had 500 yoke of oxen, which he employed in ploughing, and a " very great husbandry."
  • This was the last effort of the Indians to throw off the Spanish yoke and the rising was by no means general.
  • The little savage has learned her first lesson in obedience, and finds the yoke easy.
  • It is from this narrower standpoint of an exclusive and confined Judah (and Benjamin) that the traditions as incorporated in the late recensions gain fresh force, and in Israel's renunciation of the Judaean yoke the later hostility between the two may be read between the lines.
 

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