Example sentences for: oxen

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

  • Solvey, as everyone called him, kept Holstein oxen and Suffolk sheep.

  • Cigar-chomping guajiros in enormous straw hats urge on their oxen, while vultures swoop overhead.

  • You’ll see gaggles of geese and ducks waddling along the riverbanks, burdened donkeys treading steadfastly homeward, and oxen compliantly tilling the fields.

  • We make our oxen drag our rusty plows, Long laid aside.

  • 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.

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