He halted irresolutely, not knowing whether to return or go on.
When they reached the end of the Vozdvizhenka Street they halted and drew in the Square.
They halted in front of a dome shaped dwelling with a grass cover.
The general shouted a demand that the cavalry should be halted, the Austrian argued that not he, but the higher command, was to blame.
Too quickly, her rider barreled back and halted beside her.
Some columns, supposing they had reached their destination, halted, piled arms, and settled down on the cold ground, but the majority marched all night and arrived at places where they evidently should not have been.
Kutuzov did not reply, but when they reported to him that Murat's troops were in retreat he ordered an advance, though at every hundred paces he halted for three quarters of an hour.
The car abruptly halted its progress, slinging Lisa against the steering wheel with bone jarring force.
Again the invading army halted before Mansura (December 1249); again it had to retreat.
Then he halted, ducked down and began to back up, so that he nearly fell with the buggy onto the others.
And the hussars, passing along the line of troops on the left flank of our position, halted behind our uhlans who were in the front line.
The crowd halted, pressing around those who had heard what the superintendent had said, and looking at the departing trap.
Twelve sharpshooters with muskets stepped out of the ranks with a firm regular tread and halted eight paces from the post.
This detachment halted at the outskirts of a forest, on the path leading from the village of Stromilova to Dmitrovsk.
Shipton halted what he was doing and looked up, the smile now gone.
About the middle of the Arbat Street, near the Church of the Miraculous Icon of St. Nicholas, Murat halted to await news from the advanced detachment as to the condition in which they had found the citadel, le Kremlin.
A few had been converted to apartments, but a recent wave of historical consciousness had temporarily halted the decay.
One of her riders urged his horse into a canter and approached, while she halted her horse, disguised among the men.
Victor had crossed the Tagus, and defeated Cuesta at Medellin (March 28, 1809); but, surrounded by insurgents, he also had halted; Lapisse had joined him, and together they were near Merida, 30,000 strong.
This monarch halted at Siena on his way to Rome to be crowned, and received a most princely welcome.
In consequence of the breakdown of some of his guns he imprudently halted at Turnham Green.
Commissioned by Mehemet Ali to inform him about the situation in Nejd brought about by the rising power of Abdallah Ibn Rashid, Wallin left Cairo in April 1845, and crossing the pilgrim road at Ma`an, pushed on across the Syrian desert to the Wadi Sirhan and the Jauf oasis, where he halted during the hot summer months.
Oku renewed the attack next day, but found only a rearguard in front of him, and without following up the retiring Russians he again halted for six days before proceeding to Haicheng to effect a junction with the 4th Army (Nozu), which meantime had won a number of minor actions and forced the passage of the mountains at Fenshuiling South.'
Alexander II., personally averse from war, was not insensible to the patriotic enthusiasm, and halted between two opinions.
Wellington, unable to save Ciudad Rodrigo, retreated down the valley of the Mondego, devastating the country, and at length halted at Busaco and gave battle.
He halted his army in pious respect before the birthplace of a Latin writer, carried Livy or Caesar on his campaigns with him, and his panegyrist Panormita did not think it an incredible lie to say that the king was cured of an illness by having a few pages of Quintus Curtius read to him.
The two infantry divisions which now approached the field were again halted, and Liprandi was left undisturbed on the Vorontsov ridge and in possession of the captured guns.
While an Egyptian battalion was attacking in line, it was halted to repel a rush from the rear, and front and rear ranks were simultaneously engaged, firing in opposite directionsyet the fellahin were absolutely steady; they shot well and showed no signs of trepidation.
Once on the enemy's side of the obstacle the bishop halted to wait for Edward, who was now following him, but his undisciplined barons, shouting "'Tis not for thee, bishop, to teach us war.
On the way Henry halted at Bec, and there made the acquaintance of Robert de Torigni, who mentions their encounter in the preface to his Chronicle.
Cenwalh, the last monarch who ascended the throne of Wessex unbaptized, carried the boundaries of that kingdom into Mid-Somersetshire, where they halted for a long space.
But after crossing the Somme he halted at Crecy, near Abbeville, and offered battle to the pursuing enemy.
Sailing round the west coast of Scotland he halted off Arran, where negotiations were opened.
Mithradates was forced to retire along the sea-coast till he halted before the strong city of Cyzicus, which he besieged.
Attila, who knew the difficulty that he should have in feeding his immense army if his march was further delayed, turned again to the north-east, was persuaded by the venerable bishop Lupus to spare the city of Troyes, but halted near that place in the Catalaunian plains and offered battle to his pursuers Aetius and Theodoric. The battle which followed - certainly one of the decisive battles of the world - has been.
On the lower Bregalnitsa halted and drew back.
Army halted on the line TabanovcheStar-Nagorichino, disposed in depth and entrenched, with orders to stand fast on the 22nd and wait developments on its flanks.
On the 19th they recommenced their advance, moving very slowly, and on the 25th halted once more on the Kiri on coming under the fire of the artillery of the fortress.
At the head of the Blues he was one of the cavalry leaders halted at the critical moment by Sackville, and when in consequence that officer was sent home in disgrace, Lieut.-General Lord Granby succeeded to the command of the British contingent in Ferdinand's army, having 32,000 men under his orders at the beginning of 1760.
Augustus witnessed the triumphal procession, and Tiberius, as it turned from the Forum to ascend the Capitol, halted, descended from his triumphal car, and did reverence to his adopted father.
But at the critical moment Ney halted; his orders were to be in Preititz at 1 i A.M.
The Russian infantry halted for the guns to prepare the way, and the heavy projectiles both swept the crest of the British knoll and destroyed the camp in rear.