Sentence Examples

  • General Campan's division did not seize the first fortification but was driven back, for on emerging from the wood it had to reform under grapeshot, of which Napoleon was unaware.
  • "Grapeshot!" the senior shouted, without answering the question, looking over the wall of the trench.
  • "All with grapeshot!" shouted the officer.
  • Will they get there and fire the bridge or will the French get within grapeshot range and wipe them out?
  • "Ugh. The hussars will get it hot!" said Nesvitski; "they are within grapeshot range now."

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