Sentence Examples


  • He didn't regret what he had done, even if it plunged his war-beleaguered people into another war.
  • It was beleaguered by the Portuguese in 1660, and in 1705 by the Allies in the War of the Spanish Succession.
  • The negotiations having failed, he marched to relieve the beleaguered garrison of Adigrat; but Menelek, discouraged by the heavy losses at Adowa, broke up his camp and returned southwards Abyssinto Shoa.
  • From Narva, whence it signalled its approach to the beleaguered fortress, and early on the following morning it advanced in battle array.
  • In defiance of an army which marched to the relief of the beleaguered city under Yusef the Almoravide, the Cid took Valencia after a siege of nine months, on the 15th of June 10 94 - the richest prize which up to that time had been recovered from the Moors.

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