Sentence Examples


  • The attack was bravely repulsed, and the peshwa immediately fled from his capital.
  • The Tuscan contingent fought bravely, if unsuccessfully, at Curtatone and Montanara.
  • The fortress was bravely defended, and the siege was raised on the approach of succour from the allied cities.
  • Saga had to be abandoned owing to the break farther S., and the 50th Div., or what was left of it, retired into the Val d'Uccea and on to the ridge of the Stol, which was reached later by the remnants of the 43rd, who had held their own bravely, but were in great part cut off when they attempted to come back across the Isonzo.
  • Here is proof positive that Crawford does not copy Letter but gives Darnley's words as reported to him by Darnley - words that Darnley was proud of, - while Mary, returning on the second day of writing to the topic, does not quote Darnley's brave words, but merely contrasts his speaking "very bravely at the beginning" with his pitiful and craven later submission; "he has ever the tear in his eye," with what follows.