Sentence Examples

  • The machinery worked so badly that the revolution of the turret was stopped.
  • Five heavy accurate shots from the Federal's turret guns crushed the enemy in a few minutes.
  • The " Scharnhorst " was hit twice with little injury; the " Gneisenau " received three hits, one of which bent the flap of the after turret, an injury of little moment.
  • There is a 15th-century Italian example in South Kensington Museum of a pilastered turret containing an oblong crystal case, the whole resting on a stemmed base, and surmounted with a cupola.
  • The central tower is surmounted by an ornate clock-turret dating from the second half of the 17th century.

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