Sentence Examples

  • Nasr escaped only by a headlong flight to Nishapur.
  • She finally reached the bottom of the embankment and fell headlong into a bunch of blackberry bushes.
  • Mitenka flew headlong down the six steps and ran away into the shrubbery.
  • Another borzoi, a dog, catching sight of his master from the garden path, arched his back and, rushing headlong toward the porch with lifted tail, began rubbing himself against his legs.
  • The first repulse soon passed into a rout, and from a rout into a headlong flight, in which the English king himself barely escaped.