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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - In former times was free and cultivated his own land; Officer in the (ceremonial) bodyguard of the British monarch.

Usage examples (33)
  • The word yeoman was under stood in the old English sense of the small independent farmers.
  • : one unduly fearful of what is foreign and especially of people of foreign origin yeoman
  • He was what we may call a yeoman, that most wholesome and natural of all classes.
  • Officially known as yeoman warders, Beefeaters have guarded the Tower in central London since 1485. for more
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