Sentence Examples


  • He insisted on being kept abreast of the news.
  • The three of them walked abreast along a narrow road consisting of no more than two bare strips of dirt in the grass.
  • In education the Catholic Church endeavours to keep abreast with the best.
  • Passed the Act of Supremacy through parliament, may be fixed as the date when England entered definitively upon a career of intellectual development abreast with the foremost nations of the continent.
  • Then the clang of hoofs, as of several horses galloping, resounded on the planks of the bridge, and the squadron, officers in front and men four abreast, spread across the bridge and began to emerge on his side of it.