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They therefore entrenched themselves on a hill over against the enemy's camp, and though victorious, were under great disadvantages.
He was entrenched with two or three regiments on the heights that swept down to the Black River, on the other side of which was lower and more marshy ground.
His note-books impair his memory; his libraries overload his wit; the insurance-office increases the number of accidents; and it may be a question whether machinery does not encumber; whether we have not lost by refinement some energy, by a Christianity entrenched in establishments and forms some vigor of wild virtue.
Thus entrenched, we had stood an hour, watching a pair of lighted bow-windows with vague shadows flitting continually across the blinds, and listening to the drawing of corks, the clink of glasses, and a gradual crescendo of coarse voices within.
Of Comrade Ossipon, whom she had received curtly, entrenched behind the counter with a stony face and a faraway gaze, she said nothing, her mental reference to the robust anarchist being marked by a short pause, with the faintest possible blush.
Take care, Sir,' said Dodson, who, though he was the biggest man of the party, had prudently entrenched himself behind Fogg, and was speaking over his head with a very pale face.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch says Dubai's recovery from the excesses that led to the 2009 bust is well entrenched, broadening and gaining pace.
Hadn't the entrenched oligarchies stridden into the party as well in strength to elbow out the commoners to the sidelines?
It is time for some kind of term limits for elected Shrewsbury town officials, to eliminate the current situation of an entrenched oligarchy with their incessant, dire declarations of an impending financial doomsday if their spend, spend philosophy is not continued.
This paper argues that these entrenched criticisms ultimately rest on a failure to grasp Quine's resolutely minimalist understanding of language use.
Four new NSG regional hubs were announced for Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Chennai after the attack -- when the NSG commandos could not reach Mumbai in time from their headquarters in Manesar, Gurgaon, to stop the ten terrorists from getting entrenched in various places in the city to carry out their plans.
In a statement ahead of this anniversary, Hague said that these events showed that the desire for freedom can overcome entrenched and repressive regimes.