Sentence Examples


  • The town was being bombarded by a hundred and thirty guns which Napoleon had ordered up after four o'clock.
  • The house groaned as a gust of wind bombarded it.
  • Memories bombarded him, almost crippling him.
  • Fighting became general and extended to the fleet, which bombarded the capital.
  • After this failure Tresckow once more resorted to the regular method of siege approaches, and on the 2nd of February the second parallel was thrown up. La Justice was now bombarded by two new batteries near Perouse, the Perches were of course subjected to an "artillery attack," and henceforward the besiegers fired 1500 shells a day into the works of the French.