Sentence Examples


  • Corps under Logan again bore the brunt of Hood's attack.
  • They bore the brunt of each of the great waves of Tatar conquests, and were eventually overwhelmed.
  • Then the 9th (Sudanese) Battalion was created for service at Suakin, and four others having been successively added, these (with one exceptionat Gedaref) have since borne the brunt of all the fighting which has been done by the khedivial troops.
  • From the middle of the 8th century to the loth, Brycheiniog proper often bore the brunt of Mercian attacks, and many of the castles on its eastern border had their origin in that period.
  • But the Scots, as was natural, bore the brunt of the kings wrath.