The colonies battled for independent hegemony, separate from the country they left.
They battled with great vigor and exaggeration to the cheering of the three younger boys until one turned and noticed her.
Donning a heavy coat and some rubber boots that she found in the entry closet, she battled the storm to the shed.
The men battled with speed and agility that left her breathless.
Danes and Swedes battled for the possession of the Sound and for its heavy dues.
The Japanese soldiers who battled the German soldiers must have wondered why they were fighting.
The two studentsbattledfor hegemony over the student council.
He had guided wagon trains across Indian Territory and battled the Cheyenne.
Yully kept her gaze on the man Jule battled until his back was to her.
Immortals and death-dealers battled the remaining demons at the warehouse-sized storage facility where the demons had been gathering the human dead.
The two fanged figures battled until one lifted the other and cracked its back over its knee.
She'd never battled anyone with Darian's speed.
The giants battled, and she couldn't help feeling awed by the prisoner's abilities as he met the blows of all three foes and remained standing.
She met his eyes and rasped, "Run," Jackson and Sarah both battled to break free, while Connor fought to remain calm.
She battled a wave of panic and felt drained as the feeling abated.
Whatever were his qualities as a fighter, the Cid was but indifferent material out of which to make a saint, - a man who battled against Christian and against Moslem with equal zeal, who burnt churches and mosques with equal zest, who ravaged, plundered and slew as much for a livelihood as for any patriotic or religious purpose, and was in truth almost as much of a Mussulman as a Christian in his habits and his character.
There is nothing in the book inconsistent with Swift's professed and real character as a sturdy Church of England parson, who accepted the doctrines of his Church as an essential constituent of the social order around him, battled for them with the fidelity of a soldier defending his colours, and held it no part of his duty to understand, interpret, or assimilate them.
Throughout this time, Borlaug constantly battled wheat's arch-nemesis: rust, a fungus that feeds on wheat, oats, and barley.