Sentence Examples

  • Dean retrieved his car and fought his way out of town on roads thick with retreating commuters.
  • Taran turned on his heel, retreating into the squat building once more.
  • She stared at his retreating back, relief mingling with a new ache.
  • Aretas retired from Judaea; and Aristobulus pursued the retreating army.
  • Near Peterwardein a great battle was fought, in which the Austrians completely routed the Turks; pursuing their advantage they took Temesvar and overran the Banat; in 1717 they captured Belgrade, the Turks retreating to Adrianople.

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