Usage examples for provinces

  1. The merchants and traders and others who suffered cried out loudly for protection, so loudly that the governors of these provinces could not help hearing them. – Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates by Howard I. Pyle
  2. Their loss of provinces is like the loss of a limb, which can never again be united to their body. – Benjamin Franklin by John Torrey Morse, Jr.
  3. Her parents lived far away in the provinces they had not the money to come to her. – The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov