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- Resembling a yeoman or yeoman's work: brave and stout
1995 March 31, Sarah Bryan Miller, “Despot Measures”, in Chicago Reader:
- The small orchestra played superbly under Wikman's direction; of special note is David Schrader's yeomanlike service on the harpsichord.
- In the manner of a yeoman; bravely and stoutly
1819, Walter Scott, chapter 13, in Ivanhoe:
- One by one the archers, stepping forward, delivered their shafts yeomanlike and bravely.