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And it was only last night that he had seen Goritz's fellow assassin and hireling.
THE SECRET WITNESSGEORGE GIBBS
What a difference there is between him who enters on a labor of love and the hireling who works for pay!
She knew by this time that Jotan had nothing to do with her abduction; no hireling of his would dare handle her so roughly.
WARRIOR OF THE DAWNHOWARD CARLETON BROWNE
The Old Baptists had long been declaiming against college-bred preachers and a hireling ministry.
Who ransomed thy sire, my noble steed, from the galling yoke of an hireling?
THE ARAB'S PLEDGEEDWARD L. MITFORD
You're a capitalistic hireling sent out here to oppress the poor workingman.
BLUE GOOSEFRANK LEWIS NASON
But Winona had neglected to observe that he would meet them not as a social equal but as a hireling.
THE WRONG TWINHARRY LEON WILSON
In England, it is generally understood to mean pay given to a state hireling for treason to his country.
LITERARY BYWAYSWILLIAM ANDREWS
Here for the first time they listened to "hireling ministry" and to a formal church service with music.
This was virtually to treat him as a hireling instead of an ally.
SWIFTLESLIE STEPHEN

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