This brilliant exploit earned him his captain's commission and a sword of honour from Congress.
The person in charge does not exploit vulnerability or ignorance or abuse trust.
After the definite partition of Africa among the European powers, Portugal applied herself with some seriousness to exploit Angola and her other African possessions.
There is not time to fully exploit the opportunities to improve which are often found on the way.
His first considerable exploit was to destroy the "great water caravan" consisting of the treasury-barges and the barges of the patriarch and the wealthy merchants of Moscow.
The exploit thus attaches itself to the very common Aryan myth of the sun-god as the conqueror of the powers of darkness.
His next exploit was the conquest and plunder of Sicily, after which he subdued Corsica and Sardinia and sent a Gothic fleet against the coasts of Greece.
It was in connexion with this exploit that Angus acquired the nickname of "Bell-the-cat."
We in Scotland have already seen how they will shamelessly exploit anything they believe can further their extremist cause.
All Europe, then, hailed with joy the exploit of Constantine Kanaris.
An exploit unique in history had been achieved.
In the absence of these more respectable elements, the government fell into the hands of a gang of military adventurers and unscrupulous politicians, whose only object was to exploit the national resources for their own benefit.
This anti-Prussian feeling Austria now tried to exploit for her own advantage.
Let's don't exploit these weaknesses, no matter what we decide about fighting at one level or another.
Should a different mineral from that specified in the imperial firman for a mining concession be discovered in a free state, a fresh firman is necessary to exploit it.
When the interests of colonization required it, free gifts of land might be made; in which case the grantee must himself exploit his concession.