Sentence Examples


  • The story is that the Romans, entangled in a defile, were suffering from thirst.
  • It flows eastward until it has passed through the stupendous Kazan defile, in which its waters (at Semlin 1700 yds.
  • To secure command of the maritime defile that links the Aegean with the Sea of Marmora was, in the opinion of most ' On Dec. 13 1914 the British submarine B11, Lt.
  • Leaves it at Orsova by another narrow defile, the Iron Gate.
  • Its importance lay in its strategic position near the head of the defile which presents the last serious obstacle to an invader in central Greece.