Usage examples for henchman

  1. John called Isoro Don Jose's henchman – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. Is she not a practiced henchman whose trials of her enemies are the worst mockery of justice? – Anarchism and Other Essays by Emma Goldman
  3. Ashe disliked and distrusted him more than ever; and whatever might have happened to the Premier's resentment of a particular offence, there could be no doubt that a visit from which Ashe had hoped much had ended in complete failure, that Parham was disposed to cross his powerful henchman where he could, and that intrigue was busy in the cabinet itself against the reforming party of which Ashe was the head Ashe, indeed, felt his own official position, outwardly so strong, by no means secure. – The Marriage of William Ashe by Mrs. Humphry Ward