Were you there, at the time, and of the land-holding privileged class, you too would have been up in arms.
The classification into "land-holding, etc." is a rough one.
The land-holding population of the townships and the persons interested in the commons were thus sensibly diminished.
In 1816 he became Intendente of Cuba, where he effected great reforms in land-holding and in education.
"I come of land-holding stock," said Bahadur Khan, rocking where he stood.
The traditional communal system of land-holding was established as the legal basis for the new nation.
But the Parliament—the organ of the land-holding tenant-ruling gentry—did not keep its power long.
The importance of the measures of the Tudors upon the system of land-holding can hardly be exaggerated.
Here is the old land-loving, land-holding, home-staying, home-defending disposition.
The aristocracy, with the exception of a few wealthy brewers and cigar manufacturers of Manila, is a land-holding one.