Sentence Examples


  • A few defiles pass through this barrier to the other side of the north Greek watershed.
  • This was accomplished without much difficulty, but the main body was still in the defiles in rear, when about 3 p.m.
  • Shortly after crossing the Bohemian-Saxon frontier, and whilst still struggling through the sandstone defiles, the stream assumes a north-westerly direction, which on the whole it preserves right away to the North Sea.
  • They were sufficiently occupied in collecting the wounded and clearing up the confusion resulting from an accumulation of trains and transport in the defiles of Gorze and about Noveaut.
  • But all routes are difficult, winding between granite and limestone rocks, and abounding in narrow defiles and rugged torrent beds.