Sentence Examples


  • The peninsula is much exposed to encroachment by the sea.
  • The steady encroachment of royal officers on Llewelyn's land began immediately, and in 1256 Llewelyn declared war.
  • The constant encroachment along an extended line of frontier; there is also no religious question involved.
  • The Persian monarch, not sorry perhaps to find i plausible pretext for encroachment in a quarter so full of promisi to booty-seeking soldiers, pursued some of the fugitives througi Ghazni to Kabul, which city was then under the immediati control of Na~r Khan, governor of eastern Afghanistan, fo Mahommed Shah of Delhi.
  • Rows of red tulips stood like sentinels along the walkway, struggling to survive against the encroachment of summer.