Checkmate sentence examples

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  • "Checkmate," he said and gave her a blinding smile.

  • "Deities tend to do what they want," Mr. Checkmate replied.

  • He was soon at war with Russia, and his aid was eagerly solicited by both England and Napoleon, anxious to checkmate one another in the East.

  • Mr. Checkmate was probably not smiling anymore.

  • Most chess programs look first to see whether they can force a checkmate.

  • He even sent ambassadors to Rome to protest against ecclesiastical corruption, as well as to checkmate the Venetian diplomatists who threatened Europe with Ottoman of fhe vengeance if the Portuguese commercial monopoly were not relaxed.

  • She agreed with their plan of an armed congress, and on this idea both she and Fersen insisted with all their might, Fersen leaving Brussels and going on a mission to the emperor to try and gain support and checkmate the émigrés, whose desertion the queen bitterly resented, and whose rashness threatened to frustrate her plans and endanger the lives of her family.

  • Find the right way to deliver a checkmate in one, two or more moves from hundreds of chess positions provided by the author.

  • A Checkmate or Mate - One army moves their pieces in such a way that the opposing King cannot move without being captured.

  • This inability to move is called a "checkmate."

  • The rules of chess for the Transformers chess set is the same, but the pieces that you move around to create strategies and combinations to checkmate the King are different.

  • If both players are in checkmate at the same time, the game may end in a draw.

  • To Nicholas this seemed to be a blow aimed at Russia, and he refused to be a party to it.8 Moreover, in view of the tendency of Austria to forget the conventions of Miinchengr.tz and Toplitz, and to approach the maritime powers, he determined to checkmate her by himself coming to an agreement with Great Britain, in order to settle the Eastern Question according to his own views: a double gain, if by this means Queen Victoria (a " legitimate " sovereign) could be drawn away from her unholy alliance with the Jacobin Louis Philippe.

  • A familiar face appeared from the words, the golden-skinned deity she nicknamed Mr. Checkmate the first time they met at the Immortal Sanctuary.

  • She spun at the voice, startled to see Mr. Checkmate, the man she'd met on the beach when she arrived at the Sanctuary the first time.

  • checkmate the opponent`s king with any series of legal moves.

  • When a king is in the position of not being able to make a move, it is known as "checkmate" and the game is finished.

  • Imagine being able to see the expression on your date's face when they got stuck with the queen in Hearts or when you say "checkmate" in chess.

  • He spoke like Mr. Checkmate, the Immortal that greeted her on the beach and spoke of a history with her when she'd never seen him before.

  • Her output includes the much acclaimed Noughts and Crosses trilogy: Noughts and crosses trilogy: Noughts and Crosses, Knife Edge and Checkmate.

  • She agreed with their plan of an armed congress, and on this idea both she and Fersen insisted with all their might, Fersen leaving Brussels and going on a mission to the emperor to try and gain support and checkmate the émigrés, whose desertion the queen bitterly resented, and whose rashness threatened to frustrate her plans and endanger the lives of her family.

  • You move pieces around and attempt to use your laser at certain points to "checkmate" the Pharaoh.

  • If she's put into a situation where she has no choice but to do so, she is in "checkmate", and the other player wins.

  • In the papal states a society called the Sanfedisti or Bande della Santa Fede had been formed to checkmate the Carbonari, and their behaviour and character resembled those of the Calderai of Naples.

  • The French foreign minister, Delessart, believed that he would checkmate all the efforts of the emigres at the continental courts provided that he could confirm Pitt in his intention of keeping England neutral.

  • In the midst of the frequent changes of pope which went on during these years, and the political vicissitudes of Italy, Hildebrand took such measures as .enabled him to checkmate the opposition of the Roman barons by turning against them, now the armed force of the Normans, now the influence of the German king.'

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