Sentence Examples

  • Seizing that opportunity, Ahab first paid out more line: and then was rapidly hauling and jerking in upon it again--hoping that way to disencumber it of some snarls--when lo!--a sight more savage than the embattled teeth of sharks!
  • Each arch [was] cinquefoiled, and the whole surmounted by an embattled cornice with small pinnacles.
  • The president ordered the embattled Palestinian leader to denounce terrorism ' in Arabic '.
  • It is built with stone, is embattled, and rises to the height of eighty-six feet.
  • The walls are faced with flint and random blocks of stone, and have embattled parapets masking the flat leaded roofs.

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