Sentence Examples


  • Keep your rifles ready and stay close to each other.
  • Although the army has been equipped with modern rifles, the common weapon of the people is the matchlock, and slings are still in use.
  • The manufacture of highly ornate firearms, yataghans and other weapons at Scutari, Jakova and Prizren has declined, owing to the importation of modern rifles and revolvers.
  • The equipment of the standing army is thoroughly modern, the infantry being provided with Mauser rifles and the artillery with Krupp batteries.
  • The national troops were well armed with Remington rifles, provided with abundant ammunition, equipped with artillery and supported by the fleet.