yeoman in a sentence

Example sentences for yeoman

Raincoats and umbrellas were put into yeoman service.
They're so opposed accountability, you'd think they were merchants, industrialists or yeoman farmers.
But despite the yeoman efforts, he has failed to convince investors that he is turning the company around.
Other yeoman start-ups are charting a more traditional path to profits.
Seeing them efficiently stamping out parts on a yeoman scale is more surprising.
His body was indefatigable, doing him yeoman service in this breathless chase of pleasures.
He wanted to create a haven for yeoman farmers and those in debt.
The yeoman farmers and skilled artisans of the colonial period are examples.
He championed the cause of the yeoman farmer and the interests of the western territories.

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