Herbalist in a sentence

The word "herbalist" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of herbalist and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Herbalist

  • One skilled in the knowledge of plants; a collector of, or dealer in, herbs, especially medicinal herbs.
  • a therapist who heals by the use of herbs

How to use herbalist in a sentence. Herbalist pronunciation.

A strange old herbalist and snake-killer with a skin cap first whetted his appetite for the captivating confidences of roadside vagrants, and the acquaintanceship serves as an introduction to the scene of the gipsy encampment, where the young Sapengro or serpent charmer was first claimed as brother by Jasper Petulengro.
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There he met the old viper-hunter and herbalist, into whose mouth he puts the tale of the King of the Vipers.
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And, instead of herborizing, they visited the shops of druggists, herbalists, and apothecaries, and diligently considered the fruits, roots, leaves, gums, seeds, the grease and ointments of some foreign parts, as also how they did adulterate them.
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The figure and shape of the leaves thereof is not much different from that of those of the ash-tree, or of agrimony; the herb itself being so like the Eupatorian plant that many skilful herbalists have called it the Domestic Eupator, and the Eupator the Wild Pantagruelion.
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MARY MEADOWS, aged 24, a Herbalist.
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Not altogether,’ said the old man; ‘besides being a viper-hunter, I am what they call a herbalist, one who knows the virtue of particular herbs; I gather them at the proper season, to make medicines with for the sick.’ ‘And do you live in the neighbourhood?’ I demanded.
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He must be a physician, and above all a herbalist, so as in wastes and solitudes to know the herbs that have the property of healing wounds, for a knight-errant must not go looking for some one to cure him at every step.
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The wandering herbalist was less advantageously known.
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Ask the herbalist how to prepare it.
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Examples of Herbalist

Example #1
The picture of the encampment may serve as an example of Borrovian prose, nervous, unembarrassed, and graphic.
Example #2
After _Robinson Crusoe_ there played across the disk of his youthful memory a number of weird and hairy figures never to be effaced.
Example #3
There he met the Gypsies.
Example #4
Later in 1810 he was at Norman Cross, in Huntingdonshire, and was free to wander alone by Whittlesea Mere.
Example #5
Faith, I can't tell myself.
Example #6
He went to see the jugglers, tumblers, mountebanks, and quacksalvers, and considered their cunning, their shifts, their somersaults and smooth tongue, especially of those of Chauny in Picardy, who are naturally great praters, and brave givers of fibs, in matter of green apes.