Sentence Examples

  • Rockets and other fireworks were also let off, but the best, strangely, after daybreak.
  • Across the street, she imagined the man with the rockets taking careful aim at her.
  • Daylight brought the sounds of gunfire and rockets on top of the mountain that didn't cease even when night fell again.
  • Oppose them; and when they did, some Congreve rockets (then a novelty) threw them into confusion, so that the right bank was held until, on the morning of the 24th, the flotilla of 1 Commander of a British expedition from the Mediterranean islands.
  • He also made observations on the flight of rockets, and wrote on the advantages of rifled barrels.