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What started as the usual conduct by the highwaymen in the Freedom Caucus is now spreading.
The story the museum tells is laced with human connections and studded with violence, from wartime bombs to pirate attacks on postal ships to highwaymen's raids on mail coaches.
The story the museum tells is laced with human connections and studded with violence, from wartime bombs to pirate attacks on postal ships to highwaymen’s raids on mail coaches.
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HIGHWAYMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of highwayman for English Language Learners
: a man especially in the past who stopped travelers on roads and robbed them
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