Sentence Examples


  • Roving searchlights splashed the Undersecretary with brilliant white light.
  • Two more helicopters landed at different helipads while the searchlights continued to rove the compound.
  • The enemy's light guns, aided by effective searchlights, were offering a strenuous opposition to the small craft engaged on the all-important duty of clearing the channel of submerged defences.
  • Miles made his adventurous journey through Oman, while Theodore Bent threw searchlights backwards into ancient Semitic history by his investigations in the Bahrein Islands in 1888 and in Hadramut in 1894 - 181n northern Asia it is impossible to follow in detail the results of the organized Russian surveys.
  • The searchlights fastened on the vessels.