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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DRAGOONING

The Rebels succeeded in dragooning but very few of them into their ranks.

"Or, as we used to say when I was dragooning thirty years ago, 'the tongue will scarcely meet the buckle,'" responded the colonel.

We had no force with which to make any serious attack upon it, so that it was a day's dragooning, "all cry and little wool."

This was the dragooning system now to be carried out in Sindh.

The dragooning was attempted, but Virginia refused to yield.