Do you realize how many thousands of people tried to find us?
Their war, it's been going on for thousands of years.
You've had tens of thousands of years to get rid of me.
There were thousands of English soldiers in Boston.
Thousands of people research diseases because they individually want to cure them.
Those units I use have been utilized and tested thousands of times.
Do I think he'll find us from Julie's letter, one of maybe thousands; it's unlikely.
The hoard represented thousands of man hours yet all their efforts proved unsuccessful.
He'd been Damian's most trusted executioner for thousands of years.
He'd served as Damian's executioner for thousands of years, a position he found fitting for his general dislike of the human capacity for evil.
What is her life in exchange for thousands of Guardians and the humans they're protecting?
For the first time in thousands of years, he remembered what real pain felt like.
He recognized the procedure but hadn't heard of it being used since before his brother, Darian, had died thousands of years ago.
I guess what made the biggest impression was watching you and her over the course of thousands of years.
Thousands of years ago the greatest country, in the world was Egypt.
He plundered cities, he burned towns, he destroyed thousands of lives.
I spend less time waiting for Excel to do a recalculation of my formulas today than I did on my 386 in the 1990s, even though my spreadsheets are thousands of times more complex.
In these early days of the Internet Renaissance, the number of great masters is in the tens of thousands, not the hundreds.
All day long in their play-time and work-time Miss Sullivan kept spelling into her pupil's hand, and by that Helen Keller absorbed words, just as the child in the cradle absorbs words by hearing thousands of them before he uses one and by associating the words with the occasion of their utterance.
Kutuzov walked slowly and languidly past thousands of eyes which were starting from their sockets to watch their chief.
So the way in which these people killed one another was not decided by Napoleon's will but occurred independently of him, in accord with the will of hundreds of thousands of people who took part in the common action.
Sure, the million dollar offer was withdrawn but I'll bet there are thousands of people out there who would still pay a fortune to own Howie.
"There are hundreds, maybe thousands of entries," I offered in a weak effort to give her hope.
Amassing thousands of vamps in the same place wasn't a good sign.
Dusty didn't know if a few months of Darian having his own mind back were enough to erase thousands of years under the control of another.
Speck shifted away from him, a response Dusty was accustomed to after thousands of years as Damian's lead executioner.
We've never been able to transform a vamp into a human in thousands of years.
Overjoyed at her response, he sat cross-legged, hunched over the only lifeline the thousands of innocent people around him had.
Not sure how, when you've been nagging me for thousands of years.
She sensed Jule, her father, and hundreds—no, thousands!—of tiny signatures surrounding them.
"Father, there are thousands," she said, looking around her.
The battle was fought and thousands were killed on both sides.
Toward two o'clock the regiment, having already lost more than two hundred men, was moved forward into a trampled oatfield in the gap between Semenovsk and the Knoll Battery, where thousands of men perished that day and on which an intense, concentrated fire from several hundred enemy guns was directed between one and two o'clock.
Every day thousands of men wounded at Borodino were brought in by the Dorogomilov gate and taken to various parts of Moscow, and thousands of carts conveyed the inhabitants and their possessions out by the other gates.
Why were thousands of inhabitants deceived into believing that Moscow would not be given up--and thereby ruined?
Thousands of crows rose above the walls and circled in the air, cawing and noisily flapping their wings.
He imagined all sorts of possible contingencies, just like the younger men, but with this difference, that he saw thousands of contingencies instead of two or three and based nothing on them.
In their hundreds of thousands they moved like a whole nation.
Infantry regiments, we are told, advanced to the attack with music and with drums beating, and killed and lost thousands of men.
Thousands of eyes were looking at him from all sides awaiting a word from him.
The Internet has allowed for the creation of thousands of new ways to give, both time and money.
Hundreds of thousands of cases were still, of course, in the rest of the world even three decades after Salk's breakthrough.