Sentence Examples

  • The defenders were overpowered and the city destroyed before the advent of Charlemagne, who, however, avenged the disaster by a great battle in Spain.
  • The human souls which have descended into corporeality are those which have allowed themselves to be ensnared by sensuality and overpowered by lust.
  • After an obstinate fight the Scots were overpowered and defeated with great loss.
  • Among the religions which penetrated the Hellenistic world from an Eastern source, one ultimately overpowered all the rest and made that world its own.
  • They offered an heroic resistance, but were overpowered, and iiome killed, some made prisoners; among the last was Osman Bey al-BardIsI, who was severely wounded.

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