Legree

[li-gree]
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Historical Examples of legree

  • This was spoken as Legree was getting on his horse, to go to the neighboring town.

    Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Harriet Beecher Stowe

  • It was not Sambo, however, but Legree, who was pursuing them with violent execrations.

    Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Harriet Beecher Stowe

  • He was soon introduced into the house, where he found Legree in the sitting-room.

    Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Harriet Beecher Stowe

  • After this, Legree became a harder drinker than ever before.

    Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Harriet Beecher Stowe

  • Her master is Mr. Legree, who owns a cotton plantation on the Red River.

    Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Harriet Beecher Stowe