Origin of townsman
usage note for townsman
Words nearby townsman
How to use townsman in a sentence
At one, the whistle would blow again to call the townsmen back to work.A closer look at the houses in our fave holiday films|Valerie Blake|December 26, 2020|Washington Blade
"Look not in that direction, my child," answered sadly the townsman of Nantes, turning around to his daughter.
The townsman contemplated for a moment in silence the beloved features of his daughter.
Bezenecq the Rich had conformed to the usage, although that good and worthy townsman was of a nature little given to strife.
He quickly pointed out Bezenecq the Rich as a townsman from whom it would be easy to extract a big ransom.
He had come to Debenham years ago, while still young, and by a mere continuance of living had grown to be an adopted townsman.Tales and Fantasies|Robert Louis Stevenson