their compatriot

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  • They decided, therefore, to go over to join their compatriots in France. Cited from Independent Bohemia, by Vladimir Nosek
  • English people have a strange manner of treating their compatriots when they meet in a foreign country. Cited from Fanny Goes to War, by Pat Beauchamp
  • This further isolated them from their compatriots, the majority who remained Catholic.
  • It was already hot, and they enjoyed an absence of their compatriots. Cited from To Let, by John Galsworthy
  • Although there are some returning to Grenada to help their compatriots in their country.
  • Enraged, the gang sets out to free their compatriot and kill the man who took him.
  • Irish priests arrived and followed their compatriots and their families to the diggings.
  • These refugees may find it easier to integrate into a smaller community especially if accompanied by some of their compatriots.
  • At this point the Spanish lee division bore up to make an effort to join their compatriots to windward.
  • The tribe members who dealt the killing blow were highly esteemed among their compatriots.
  • But despite their efforts and victory, Scott and his fellow mutants were feared by their compatriots.
  • At length the ship caught fire and fewer than half of the prisoners survived to be rescued by their compatriots.
  • Apparently, the two men had attacked the officer to gain standing with their compatriots within Black Liberation Army.
  • When they grow up and especially if their fathers are dead, they are sent back to Hispaniola, where they rule their compatriots. Cited from De Orbe Novo, Volume 1 (of 2), Trans. by Francis Augustus MacNutt
  • What would they say to their compatriots, they and perhaps other statesmen who at present are not yet avowedly hostile to us? Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. X, Ed. by Francke
  • None of the Chinese here wear the beautiful long robes used by their compatriots in China and Japan. Cited from The Golden Chersonese and The Way Thither, by Bird
  • A portion of the structure has broken down; but our English friends congratulate themselves that the part built by their compatriots has stood firm. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 7, No. 42, April, 1861, by Various
  • The Scottish parliament also sent an army to Ulster to defend their compatriots there.
  • Yet, nobody from the Russian embassy arrived to meet their compatriots.
  • There are some excellent French and Belgian players; from them their compatriots will gradually learn higher ideals. Cited from Idle Ideas in 1905, by Jerome K. Jerome
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