Sentence Examples


  • Many of our houses, both public and private, with their almost innumerable apartments, their huge halls and their cellars for the storage of wines and other munitions of peace, appear to be extravagantly large for their inhabitants.
  • It is obvious that there would have been even less reason to expect a disturbance among the people if after the battle of Borodino, when the surrender of Moscow became certain or at least probable, Rostopchin instead of exciting the people by distributing arms and broadsheets had taken steps to remove all the holy relics, the gunpowder, munitions, and money, and had told the population plainly that the town would be abandoned.
  • Moscow, abounding in provisions, arms, munitions, and incalculable wealth, is in Napoleon's hands.
  • Quite clearly battlefield munitions had the capacity to cause enormous suffering.
  • For instance, in late March 1942, Lier negotiated contracts with two blacklisted Swiss munitions companies.

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