Examples of donkey in a Sentence
we put our bags on the donkey and headed down the canyon
called him a donkey when he refused to go along with their plans
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There are shootouts and card games, of course, and even a donkey, but guests can also become makeshift journalists and see their stories and names printed in Calico's daily newspaper.
In the Gospels, Jesus entered Jerusalem riding a young donkey, and to the lavish praise of the townspeople who threw clothes, or possibly palms or small branches, in front of him as a sign of homage.
San Diego Civic Youth Ballet performs William Shakespeare’s romantic comedy about two pairs of mortal lovers, a mystical king and queen, a man transformed into a donkey and a mischievous fairy named Puck.
But before Jackie rejoins the family circus, there's that elephant - make that donkey and elephant - in the room.
In addition to horses, there are some cute donkeys and other animals at the ranch as well.
At the head of the parade, a number of children walked next to a donkey, representing the animal Jesus rode into Jerusalem.
Uncle Sam, the Republican elephant, the Democratic donkey, the dollar sign.
Across Africa, donkeys are used as beasts of labour.
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: an animal that is like a small horse with large ears
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