Sentence Examples


  • What the Spaniards had then overrun from Mexico to Chile is still Spanish America.
  • That conditions are favourable to the animal industry is shown by the fact that in 1897 the valleys of northern Nevada were so overrun with wild horses, to the detriment of the grazing grounds for cattle, that the legislature authorized the killing of such animals.
  • The country was overrun several times by Darius and his generals, and the Thracian Greeks contributed 120 ships to the armament of Xerxes (Herod.
  • The surrounding region has been overrun by Arabs and Swahili from the East African coast.
  • G At his death the whole country was overrun by the hostile armies of Francis I.