Sentence Examples

  • The village is picturesquely situated on a plateau within a rampart of hills on the E.
  • It is surrounded by a rampart and moat, with five gates, and contains fine palaces, temples and tombs.
  • Its ramparts are of stone, and its north rampart coincides with the great wall of Hadrian.
  • The eastern rampart of this great plateau is formed by the Cordillera Oriental, which extends north-west into Peru under the name of Carabaya, and south to the frontier in broken ranges, one of which trends southeast in the vicinity of Sucre.
  • Two years after the rebellion of 1641 a rampart was raised round the town, pierced by four gates on the land side.