Sentence Examples


  • But his son Alexander escaped during the journey, gathered some force, and overran Judaea.
  • After the establishment of the Zulu military ascendancy early in the 19th century various Zulu hordes successively invaded and overran a great part of east-central Africa, as far as and even beyond the Lake Nyasa district.
  • He overran a part of Elam and took the city of Az on the Persian Gulf.
  • Imboden, with s000 Confederates, overran a considerable portion of the state.
  • In 1153 the Ghuzz Turkomans overran the country and partly destroyed town and suburbs.