How to use Battleship in a sentence
In February she launched the battleship "Royal Sovereign" at Portsmouth; a week later she visited the Horse Show at Islington.
Many states have been for a considerable time supplied by Krupp with steel guns and battleship plates.
In these circumstances, President McKinley, accompanied by the greater part of his cabinet, set forth in the early summer on a tour to visit the Pacific coast, where he was to witness the launching of the battleship "Ohio" at San Francisco.
During the War she took part in many major events, the first of which was the pursuit of the german battleship Bismarck.
Somewhere out on the River Plate were a series of buoys marking the grave of the german pocket battleship, the Graf Spee.Advertisement
One of the torpedoes did considerable damage to the battleship by damaging her starboard propeller, wrecking her steering gear and jamming her rudders.
He had to find enough white feathers, arrow shafts, and points, bowstrings, wood and glue to sink a battleship.
I was a rating on a Naval battleship and I lived a reprobate life.
In December 1917 he succeeded in sinking the Austrian coast defense battleship WIEN inside the boom at Trieste.
The sixth Albion is a 14-gun twin-screw battleship, built at Blackwall in 1898.Advertisement
This website offers a variety of popular game links like Tetris, Battleship and more.
You can even participate in multiplayer games like Chess, Parchis, Checkers and Battleship.
The South is relentless on the North, so the North builds the Heimdal, a super-cruiser battleship to eliminate the Southern Cross's main base of operations.
It also offers some great family games like Boggle, Sorry and Battleship.
Play phonics games similar to Hangman, Jumbles, and Battleship, and in the style of Who Wants to be a Millionaire.Advertisement
A naval battle simulation, Battleship gets you to place your ships within the confines of a grid with your opponent doing the same.
You'll prevent a catastrophic explosion on a battleship and rescue your injured soldiers from a burning naval vessel that's about to fall apart.
Play popular Hasbro games like Battleship, Boggle, Connect Four, Sorry, Sorry Sliders, and Yahtzee, all hosted by Mr. Potato Head.
Who could forget playing Battleship - game after game with your friends or siblings, and uttering the famous line, "You sank my battleship!"
The Battleship game became even more popular when its board version was invented.Advertisement
Friends and family members gather together and engage in Battleship tournaments, the same way they did when this board game was created more than 70 years ago.
Battleship is a game of strategy -- to really win, you cannot guess the positions of your opponent's ships, you must know.
But a game such as Battleship can be given to children or adults alike at any time of the year, especially to those who have a love for competitive and strategic family games.
Most of the classic board games now have a Star Wars edition including Trivial Pursuit, Risk, Battleship, Chess and The Game of Life.
Battleship - A two-player naval combat strategy game in which each player commands their own fleet of ships while they track down their enemy and attack.Advertisement
Keeping with the domination theme is Battleship.
On each turn you guess a position, and your opponent either says "hit" or "you've sunk my battleship."
Battleship coordinates game geometry helps players determine where plots are on a plane so that they can figure out where their opponents' ships are.
The object of Battleship is to "sink your opponent's battleships".
When you've hit the entire line of points that make up a battleship, then you have sunk your opponent's battleship.
While there is some luck associated with Battleship, there are some Battleship coordinates game geometry strategy that you can use in order to sink your opponent's battleship efficiently and quickly.
You already know that the largest battleship is five targets long.
If you have a hit there, you are most likely going for the longest battleship on the grid.
This is the best way to use Battleship coordinate game geometry, but you can narrow down where ships are in a quick way.
Using Battleship coordinates game geometry can work for you or against you.
Once they have sunk your battleship, players often move to a different area of the board to begin working on another ship.
Battleship is a classic wargame for 2 players.
By using the Battleship coordinates game geometry to setup your ships and to determine where your opponent's ships are, you can make the game more strategic than lucky.
Don't waste geometric moves just to shout out a coordinate because in the end you are not the one that wants to be saying "you've sunk my battleship" over and over again.
Battleship has been a favorite board game for years, and now it can be taken on the road with the release of the Battleship Folio edition.
The game of Battleship is a guessing game that has been around before World War I.
Electronic Battleship soon came along which made cheating less easy to get away with.
Portable editions of the game began to emerge which now includes Battleship Folio.
Battleship Folio edition represents a new, portable Battleship game that is very much like classic Battleship.
Battleship Folio is played using 4 10x10 grids with each player using two grids in order to play the game.
This version of Battleship is played the same way as the classic one that we know and love.
Playing Battleship requires luck as well as strategy.
Battleship. This version has power-ups and unique twists to make the game even more fun.
Battleship is a one on one game where you must use coordinates to try to sink your opponent's five battleships.
The phrase "You've sunk my battleship" has been handed down over generations and is still popular today.
The Electronic Battleship game, first published in 1977, is an updated version of the very well-known pencil and paper game and the predecessor of several game revisions and variations.
Over the decades generations of players have enjoyed playing the strategy game Battleship.
The Milton Bradley Company released the now classic board game, Battleship, in 1967.
Ten years after the introduction of the Battleship board game, the Milton Bradley Company in conjunction with Excalibur Electronics published Electronic Battleship.
Playing Electronic Battleship is similar to playing the classic board game Battleship.
Since the introduction of the first version of Electronic Battleship there have been several variations of the game published.
The Electronic Talking Battleship game, introduced in 1989, made several improvements to the original version.
If you are thinking about adding an Electronic Battleship game to your classic game collection, they are often available at classic game shops or online auctions.
Games such as Yahtzee, Monopoly, Trouble, Sorry, Chinese Checkers, Chess, Battleship, and many other classic board games are ideas for math fun.
This floating shrine was constructed over the sunken Battleship U.S.S. Arizona.
Enterprise, however, is a popular name for military vessels, including a battleship and an aircraft carrier.
Besides Star Trek, this site offers blueprints for Babylon 5, Battlestar Galactica, and a Japanese program called Space Battleship Yamato.
A unique overnight adventure trip gives you the chance to live like a sailor and learn about the history of the battleship.
The American people had sent food to the reconcentrados; President McKinley, while opposing recognition of the rebels, affirmed the possibility of intervention; Spain resented this attitude; and finally, in February 1898, the United States battleship " Maine " was blown up - by whom will probably never be known - in the harbour of Havana.
Armstrong, Whitworth & Co., and the battleship " Messudiyeh " (9100 tons displacement) reconstructed by the firm of Ansaldo (Genoa) in 1902, and re-armed by Vickers, Sons & Maxim, formed the only really effective war-ships at the disposal of Turkey in 1910, although a few armoured ships in addition might still serve for coast defence at a pinch, and a few more for training ships.
Norman Holbrook, successfull y passed the mine-fields of the Straits and torpedoed the old Turkish battleship " Messudieh " at anchor.
Hamilton made Imbros his headquarters, and troops also were sometimes collected there owing to its vicinity both to Helles and to Anzac. Within the Dardanelles the battleship " Goliath " had been torpedoed by the Turkish destroyer " Muavenet-i-Milliye " on May 13; on the other hand British submarines were performing invaluable service, diving under the mine-fields, causing havoc amongst enemy craft in the channel itself and higher up, and threatening Ottoman communications with the peninsula.
The flagship " Petropavlovsk " was struck and went down with the admiral and 600 men, and another battleship was seriously injured.
The Russian sailors said, when Makarov's fate was made known, " It is not the loss of a battleship. The Japanese are welcome to two of them.
Togo's fire was concentrated first on the " Osliabia," the leading Russian battleship, and by 2.25 she was hors de combat.
The destruction of the U.S. battleship "Maine" in the harbour of Havana on the 15th of February 1898 was an influential factor in causing the outbreak of the Spanish-American War, and during the war the city was blockaded by a United States fleet.
Although Alpine troops gained a footing north of the summit they were subsequently blown off by a mine, and Monte Cimone, which rises sheer-sided, like a vast battleship, between the Astico and the Rio Freddo, completely dominating the Arsiero basin, remained in Austrian hands.
In 1906 the effective fighting force consisted of 1 battleship, 2 belted cruisers, 4 protected cruisers, 3 torpedo gunboats, 6 destroyers and 8 modern torpedo boats.
When the reconstruction of the navy was begun, in 1908, Spain possessed 1 battleship, 2 armoured cruisers, 6 protected cruisers, 5 destroyers and 6 torpedo-boats.
The Germans lost 1 old battleship, a battle cruiser and 9 smaller ships, along with 3,000 men.
See also the mosaic designs in the floor depicting HMS Victory and a dreadnought battleship.
Work began on removing the remaining oil from the sunken battleship HMS Royal Oak.
A 14,000 ton battleship, she was sunk as a blockship across the southern entrance to Portland harbor on November 4, 1914.
In the same year numerous experiments were tried with the assistance of an Italian battleship, the " Carlo Alberto," lent by the Italian government, and messages were transmitted from Poldhu to Kronstadt, to Spezia, and also to Sydney in Nova Scotia.