The poor man, so laid, was bound around the arms and legs with hempen cords, each of them encircling the limb eleven times.
Those for a hempen cable are fitted as a ring-stopper, only a larger rope.
The hempen string began to bristle like the hair of one electrified.
We have festooned it full oft with a big hook and hempen line.
The simplest way of roasting a fowl or joint of meat was to suspend it in front of the fire by a hempen string.
We will bring one of your hempen ropes and tie there: the wolves will not trouble that.
Amid the hail of hempen missiles the white flag was hoisted, and the enemy surrendered.
The fruit, slit into halves, is placed in hempen or horsehair bags, and submitted to slight pressure in a tincture press.
A good deal—if you have any desire to keep your neck from a hempen collar.
But his riding-boots had been removed, and with his hempen alpargatas he could do nothing.