The "sykphos" and "kissybion" were simple wooden cups in use amongst the peasantry.
But if he did not, the French peasantry did, and money came pouring in.
Amongst the peasantry this was sometimes manifested in an extraordinary and startling manner.
This last measure, however, provoked a rising among the peasantry.
Rudolf was highly popular with the peasantry, winning their hearts by his affability, simple habits, and kindly good-nature.
Was this the man who contemned the whole English peasantry, colliers especially?
This attempt, said the peasantry, will the Government stand, or will it not?
Never was there a more hard-working people than the peasantry of these valleys.
The security of their tenure caused them to be the natural leaders of the peasantry in resisting pressure from above.
Certainly elegance is not a characteristic of the Norwegian peasantry!