Sentence Examples

  • The American commodore was now able to blockade the British flotilla at Kingston.
  • Doria resolved to blockade and starve Venice to surrender.
  • An international blockade of the island was proposed by Austria but rejected by England.
  • The work of blockade, and of harassing the Confederates on the coast and the rivers of the Atlantic seaboard, called for much service in boats, and entailed a great deal of exposure.
  • In general it was allowed that these means should be the " pacific blockade " proposed by the tsar.