Example sentences for: oxen

How can you use “oxen” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • All of these colonies were set up in the same way, with streets wide enough to ensure a full team of oxen could turn around.

  • It means what it says: ford where oxen cross.

  • We coax balking people like reluctant draft animals with carrot and stick , get them back into harness after a holiday, yoke them to co-workers like oxen, drive them hard as part of a team .

  • The region isn’t overly touristed, though; it isn’t unusual to see oxen pulling carts piled high with seaweed for fertilizer.

  • But he is not beyond a grumbling pun on oxen and morons , while looking hard at me.

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