Hireling Sentence Examples
There was not one hireling there.
The hireling fleeth, because he is a hireling fleeth, because he is a hireling, and careth not for the sheep.
Like the false shepherd, the hireling has self-interest.
It was De la Gardie who first made Sweden the obsequious hireling of the foreign power which had the longest purse.
A pension he had defined as pay given to a state hireling to betray his country; a pensioner as a slave of state hired by a stipend to obey a master.Advertisement
Another characteristic of the de la Gardie government was its gross corruption, which made Sweden the obsequious hireling of that foreign power which had the longest purse.
And so, He doesn't act like a mere hireling who runs when shepherding gets hard.