Sentence Examples


  • The destruction of this chief sally-port of the Wendish pirates enabled Absalon considerably to reduce the Danish fleet.
  • Most of the guests, uncertain how to regard this sally, looked at the elders.
  • In circuit, with five gates and three sally-ports.
  • They rise early, and after having performed their prayers and ablutions dress themselves in a new suit of clothes, and sally forth to the "fire-temples," to worship the emblem of their divinity, the sacred fire, which is perpetually burning on the altar.
  • The Syracusans had been at first thoroughly cowed; but they were cowed no longer, and they even plucked up courage to sally out and fight the enemy on the high ground of Epipolae.