Sentence Examples

  • Grabusa, long regarded as an impregnable fortress, was surrendered in 1692, Suda (where the flags of Turkey and the four protecting powers are now hoisted) and Spinalonga in 1715.
  • Impregnable Malta surrenders without a shot; his most reckless schemes are crowned with success.
  • Hitherto Venice had enjoyed the advantages of isolation; the lagoons were virtually impregnable; she had no land frontier to defend.
  • The city itself, with its fortifications extending to the port of Peiraeus, was impregnable to a land attack.
  • From Arkona Absalon proceeded by sea to Garz, in south Rugen, the political capital of the Wends, and an all but impregnable stronghold.

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