Sentence Examples


  • Nine days after the abandonment of Moscow, a messenger from Kutuzov reached Petersburg with the official announcement of that event.
  • The abandonment of the old site and the erection of the new town probably date from the earthquake of 1273.
  • I expect the Minister (Barclay de Tolly) has already reported the abandonment of Smolensk to the enemy.
  • The abandonment of Moscow.
  • The prosperity of the island depends on the development of agriculture, the acquirement of industrious habits by the people, and the abandonment of political agitation.