Sentence Examples


  • Against a siege by the English, who had overrun the country up to the walls of the city.
  • Italy at this time began to be overrun by bands of soldiers of fortune.
  • G At his death the whole country was overrun by the hostile armies of Francis I.
  • What the Spaniards had then overrun from Mexico to Chile is still Spanish America.
  • His descendants ruled in the country until about 1500, when it was overrun by the Uzbeg Tatars, under Abulkhair or Ebulkheir Khan, the founder of the Shaibani dynasty, with which the history of Bokhara properly commences.