Sentence Examples

  • They were all three bioengineered soldiers, thick-bodied and towering over her.
  • Even Landis, which was constantly at war, did not have such a void of able-bodied men within the city.
  • He no longer questioned the need for such a trained, disciplined army, or the absence of able-bodied men within the city's walls.
  • On the 3rd of July 1778, while a considerable number of the able-bodied men were absent in the Connecticut service, a motley force of about 400 men and boys under Colonel Zebulon Butler were attacked and defeated near Kingston in the "battle of Wyoming" by about I 100 British, Provincial (Tory) and Indian troops under Major John Butler, and nearly three-fourths were killed or taken prisoners and subsequently massacred.
  • Object of training the able-bodied citizens of Buenos Aires in military exercises and creating a volunteer army, ready for service if called upon, to withstand by force the pretensions of their opponents.

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