Sentence Examples

  • "So you want to smell gunpowder?" he said to Pierre.
  • "It may be treachery," said Prince Andrew, vividly imagining the gray overcoats, wounds, the smoke of gunpowder, the sounds of firing, and the glory that awaited him.
  • Its principal manufactures are gunpowder, carpets, brick, cotton press machinery, and coffin hardware.
  • Some houses were at once blown up by gunpowder, and thus the fire was finally mastered.
  • A great change has come over interior ballistics in recent years, as the old black gunpowder has been abandoned in artillery after holding the field for six hundred years.