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Listen to the note of the agricultural, downtrodden labourer, his wail of anguish under the heel of the squire and farmer.

An Old English HomeS. Baring-Gould

The great poets have been on the side of the oppressed—of the downtrodden.

Who waste in folly and luxury and vice what ought to go for the uplifting of the downtrodden and neglected.

A Gamble with LifeSilas K. Hocking

Does the violet, hidden in the downtrodden grass, think how sweet it is?

The Broken CupJohann Heinrich Daniel Zschokke

There are still knights errant, who see visions and leave everything, to right the wrong and help the downtrodden.

The Coast of AdventureHarold Bindloss

Still, they are downtrodden and considered infinitely inferior to men.

SiamGeorge B. Bacon

He had blundered into a bed of wallflowers, which were all crushed and downtrodden, and snapped off a rose tree in the middle.

A Maker of HistoryE. Phillips Oppenheim

In a low, quavering voice, he began the chant of the oppressed—the wail of the downtrodden.

Hungry HeartsAnzia Yezierska

Ewald vindicated the downtrodden sons of Israel in the name of Christianity, whose representative he was.

These colonies, and the commerce which sprang up with them, afforded outlets for the downtrodden serfs of Portugal.

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