Sentence Examples


  • The ship anchored near the shore, where barbarians in ill-fitting clothing made of animal skins awaited them.
  • Smiling, he anchored it with the magnet.
  • The British admiral had barely anchored at Zante before he was informed that the sultan's forces were putting to sea.
  • A French officer in the Egyptian service, of the name of Letellier, had anchored the vessels of Ibrahim and the Turkish admiral in a horseshoe formation, of which the points touched the entrance to the bay, and there were forts on the lands at both sides of the entry.
  • As the fire delivered under weigh was not effective, the offshore squadron anchored at about 10.30 A.M., and succeeded in silencing Fort Ras-el-Tmn.