Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PLANTERS

The planters were to be duly compensated out of the national treasury.

He demanded, moreover, that the interests of the planters should be duly regarded.

And now came the planters of Virginia, bringing their crops of tobacco.

This raised a storm: the planters, the custom-house, and the governor, were all against him.

And when the men were not wanted for India, they were shipped off to the planters in the American colonies.

The Spanish planters from the beginning forced the Indians to work their farms.

Southern planters bought clothes not only for their slaves but for their families.

For the planters are to blame rather than the plants, the educators and not the educated.

Here, too, were the cane-mills and the residences of the planters.

Agreement with the planters, nevertheless, was difficult to obtain.