Sentence Examples


  • The bulawa, or baton, the bunchuk, or horse-tail standard, and his official seal; but he was responsible for his actions to the kosh alone, and an inquiry into his conduct was held at the expiration of his term of office in the obschaya shkoda, or, general assembly.
  • Brady straightened, the baton in hand.
  • Farragut from New Orleans, and the gunboat flotilla from the upper waters, had engaged the batteries in June and July, but had returned to their respective stations, while a Federal force under General Williams, which had appeared before the fortress, retired to Baton Rouge.
  • Secretly offered him the baton of a marshal of France, with the government of Champagne which his father had held, and also a pension.
  • Lana raised the baton when she was within arm's reach and held it out.