Sentence Examples


  • At one of the post stations he overtook a convoy of Russian wounded.
  • I was quite ill afterward, and I wonder if retribution also overtook the turkey.
  • The same fate overtook Imeretia nine years later.
  • A large group overtook them outside of Durango and they became separated in the pack as she became caught up in a blur of color and then was gone.
  • Their soldiers overtook the brothers; Yahya was slain, and Abd-ar-rahman saved himself by fleeing first to Syria and thence to northern Africa, the common refuge of all who endeavoured to get beyond the reach of the Abbasids.