At his arrival in the market-place, and some time before she saw him, the stranger had bent his eyes on Hester Prynne.
As I spoke we were riding into the market-place, which was now crowded with our troops.
One of the best specimens of the kind stands in the market-place of old Malmesbury, hard by the ancient monastery there.
Then they will need a market-place, and a money-token for purposes of exchange.
Later they would be slaughtered and their carcasses exposed for sale in the market-place.
The veriest muck-worm in the market-place spat out at sight of him.
I am resolved, therefore, that the true site of Dr. Johnson's penance was in the middle of the market-place.
She suffered in the market-place of Winchester on September 2d.
Let them be laid out in the market-place so that all may see them.'
On their side, the cut-throats poured their armed bands into the market-place.
any place of public resort, and hence a public place or broad street (Matt. 11:16; 20:3), as well as a forum or market-place proper, where goods were exposed for sale, and where public assemblies and trials were held (Acts 16:19; 17:17). This word occurs in the Old Testament only in Ezek. 27:13. In early times markets were held at the gates of cities, where commodities were exposed for sale (2 Kings 7:18). In large towns the sale of particular articles seems to have been confined to certain streets, as we may infer from such expressions as "the bakers' street" (Jer. 37:21), and from the circumstance that in the time of Josephus the valley between Mounts Zion and Moriah was called the Tyropoeon or the "valley of the cheesemakers."