Sentence Examples

  • She finally reached the bottom of the embankment and fell headlong into a bunch of blackberry bushes.
  • The first repulse soon passed into a rout, and from a rout into a headlong flight, in which the English king himself barely escaped.
  • Henceforward the retreat of the army became practically a headlong flight, and on the 5th of December, having reached Smorgoni and seeing that nothing further could be done by him at the front, the emperor handed over the command of what remained to Murat, and left for Paris to organize a fresh army for the following year.
  • The hero seized it by the horns and was borne headlong in the flight of the animal, which he finally subdued and dragged into a cavern.
  • Who were driven back headlong to the sea, where with difficulty they held their own.

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