Sentence Examples

  • In the battle of Santiago on the 3rd of July Schley, in Sampson's absence, was the senior officer and the "Brooklyn" did especial service, with the "Oregon," in overhauling and disabling the "Cristobal Colon."
  • A fast cruiser was immediately sent in pursuit, but only succeeded in overhauling the rebel ship after she was at her destination.
  • The Reform Act of 1832 was the real starting-point for the overhauling of English local government.
  • The eight or ten who remain upon the farm are employed in doing odd jobs, such as overhauling machinery, or helping the carpenter and blacksmith, or looking after the horses.