Sentence Examples


  • Roving searchlights splashed the Undersecretary with brilliant white light.
  • The searchlights fastened on the vessels.
  • Two more helicopters landed at different helipads while the searchlights continued to rove the compound.
  • The enemy's light guns, aided by effective searchlights, were offering a strenuous opposition to the small craft engaged on the all-important duty of clearing the channel of submerged defences.
  • For the protection of the base, a monitor was stationed in Pegwell Bay, and searchlights and heavy and anti-aircraft guns were mounted at many points.