Sentence Examples


  • Louis took an active part in the campaign and fought heroically at Jarnac and Moncontour.
  • But on the 2nd of October the fortress, which had been heroically defended, was taken by assault.
  • Between 1499 and 1505 they heroically withstood three sieges and repulsed three attacking armies.
  • The Church Missionary Society came in 1804 and has worked heroically and successfully, though the largest mission now is that of the Wesleyans, who came in 1811, settling first at Sierra Leone.
  • Restored to the British in 1762, it was in 1782 heroically but unsuccessfully defended by General Murray.