Sentence Examples


  • Eventually, he reasoned, the hungry hoards would overwhelm the beleaguered food supply.
  • It had fared worst of all the beleaguered garrisons, and its 22,000 inhabitants were almost at their last gasp when relief came.
  • The fugitives were pursued and beleaguered by the earl of Morton and Lord Hume, who declared their purpose to rescue the queen from the thraldom of her husband.
  • He didn't regret what he had done, even if it plunged his war-beleaguered people into another war.
  • The negotiations having failed, he marched to relieve the beleaguered garrison of Adigrat; but Menelek, discouraged by the heavy losses at Adowa, broke up his camp and returned southwards Abyssinto Shoa.