Intercepted Sentence Examples
On the defeat of the royal army Leslie, intercepted in his retreat through Yorkshire, was committed to the Tower, where he remained till the Restoration in 1660.
I'm having some problems with messages being intercepted after they leave the planet.
Maybe the letter had been intercepted.
He was about to stoop over her hand and kiss it, but with a rapid, almost brutal movement of her head, she intercepted his lips and met them with her own.
We next hear that correspondence with Tirhaka was intercepted, and that Necho, together with Pekrflr of Psapt (at the entrance to the Wadi Tumilat) and the Assyrian governor of Pelusium, was taken to Nineveh in chains to answer the charge of treason.Advertisement
Owing to this, and also to the fact that an Indian embassy to the Ottoman sultan was intercepted by the agents of Kait Bey, Bayezid II.
To this the beys assented, but with considerable misgivings; for they had intercepted letters from Au to the Albanians, endeavouring to alienate them from their side to his own.
He was intercepted in the Channel by the ship "Nicholas of the Tower," and next morning was beheaded in a little boat alongside.
The few stragglers who persisted in the march were intercepted by troops, and treated with considerable severity.
We know that the radius of curvature of a surface of revolution in the plane normal to the meridian plane is the portion of the normal intercepted by the axis of revolution.Advertisement
The radius of curvature of a catenary is equal and opposite to the portion of the normal intercepted by the directrix of the catenary.
Berro, ras of Gojam, in order to save himself, attempted to combine with Tigre, but his army was intercepted by Kassa and totally destroyed, himself being taken prisoner and executed (May 1854).
Six vampires intercepted him.
The solid intercepted between two parallel planes is a "zone."
It was about this period that he displayed surprising talents in deciphering the intercepted letters and papers of the Royalists.Advertisement
Lord Lansdowne called the attention of the Russian foreign office to the extreme inconvenience to neutral commerce of the Russian search for contraband not only in the proximity of the scene of war, but over all the world, and especially at places at which neutral commerce could be most effectually intercepted.
Her correspondence in cipher from thence with her English agents abroad, intercepted by Walsingham and deciphered by his secretary, gave eager encouragement to the design for a Spanish invasion of England Under the prince of Parma, - an enterprise in which she would do her utmost to make her son take part, and in case of his refusal would induce the Catholic nobles of Scotland to betray him into the hands of Philip, from whose tutelage he should be released only on her demand, or if after her death he should wish to return, nor then unless he had become a Catholic. But even these patriotic and maternal schemes to consign her child and re-consign the kingdom to the keeping of the Inquisition, incarnate in the widower of Mary Tudor, were superseded by the attraction of a conspiracy against the throne and life of Elizabeth.
Desirous of some token of appreciation from Mary for his services, he entered into a long correspondence with her, which was intercepted by the spies of Walsingham.
The draft on the exchequer was intercepted by the queen's death.
The energy which the sun pours out into space is, so far as we know, and except for the minute fraction intercepted by the disks of the planets (ii?oooo") absolutely lost for the pur.Advertisement
I have refracted it with Prismes, and reflected it with Bodies, which in Day-light were of other colours; I have intercepted it with the coloured film of Air interceding two compressed plates of glass, transmitted it through coloured Mediums, and through Mediums irradiated with other sorts of Rays, and diversly terminated it; and yet could never produce any new colour out of it.
You may also see, that, if any of the Colours at the Lens be intercepted, the Whiteness will be changed into the other colours.
It is then easily shown that the difference between the resistance of the coils A and B is equal to the resistance of the length of the slide wire intercepted between the two places at which the balance was found in the two observations.
After executing a great circular sweep through Prigord, Limousin and Berry, he was returning to Bordeaux laden with plunder, when he was intercepted by the king of France near Poitiers.
The conics are distinguished by the ratio between the latus rectum (which was originally called the latus erectum, and now often referred to as the parameter) and the segment of the ordinate intercepted between the diameter and the line joining the second vertex with the extremity of the latus rectum.Advertisement
In February 1755 he was appointed vice-admiral, and in April he intercepted the French squadron bound to North America, and took the " Alcide " and" Lys "of sixty-four guns each.
My warriors intercepted information from Anshan.
My men intercepted it before it went to Anshan, just as they've intercepted other messages from Anshan directed to someone here.
My warriors have intercepted a message that may reference you as an intended victim.
Alerted to her passage through the perimeter by the microchip implant in her brain, Mr. Tim intercepted her before she reached the command and control hub.
Finally, contraband cigarettes that are intercepted by customs have then to be replaced creating yet more sales.
The file includes some of Taylour's intercepted correspondence, including some that she managed to smuggle out of prison to avoid the censor.
There were many weeks and months when Bletchley Park could not decipher the intercepted messages.
Shortly afterward, Wanklyn intercepted another convoy of five heavily laden supply ships, escorted by four destroyers.
Currently up to 15% of illicit heroin is intercepted.
Such unlawfully intercepted e-mails cannot be used as evidence in court proceedings.
They cannot send letters or E mails or make phone calls in case they are intercepted.
Last month, Taiwan intercepted a North Korean vessel carrying what the United States has called a chemical weapons precursor.
Also in 1997, an intercepted shipment from Beijing to the United States contained more than 2200 pieces.
They had intercepted telegrams sent by Janssen, claiming to be about cigars.
The second book in ten propositions is devoted to the finding the centres of gravity (I) of a parabolic segment, (2) of the area included between any two parallel chords and the portions of the curve intercepted by them.
Some of the correspondence of Douglas and his friends incident to this transaction was intercepted.
The cutter employed to rule these lines removes the silver in fine lines from the surface of the glass, Thus, if a photographic plate, before it is exposed in the telescope, is placed with its sensitive surface nearly in contact with the silvered surface of this reseau, and if parallel light, normal to the surface of the plate, is allowed to fall on the silvered film through the glass on which the film has been deposited, that light will pass through the fine lines in the silver film where the silver has been removed by the cutter, but will otherwise be intercepted by the silver film.
Amongst the threads, which entangle the wings and legs of intercepted prey, the spiders are perfectly at home and can pounce on the struggling victim at once if it be small and harmless or keep at a respectful distance, checking all efforts at escape, if it be poisonous or strong.
The publication of some "intercepted" letters in Rivington's Royal Gazette in New York (1781), in which Deane declared his belief that the struggle for independence was hopeless and counselled a return to British allegiance, aroused such animosity against him in America that for some years he remained in England.
The Syrian caravan intercepted, on its return, at Badr (see Mahomet) represented capital to the value of X20,000, an enormous sum for those days.'
He intercepted some sloppy passing among the Everton defense and tucked a shot away underneath Gerrard.
Now, with the intercepted air terror plot in the news, his recommendation has been getting some attention.
Levana's monitor system uses digital data transfer, which means that you will never pick up interference from a phone or other device, and your baby's sounds and video cannot be intercepted by someone else.
Paper notices are never sent to your home, so there's no chance of your personal information being intercepted in the mail.
Strange telepathic messages have been intercepted that suggest a powerful weapon is here.
However, keep in mind that your cell phone conversations could be intercepted.
Kyle began to blackmail Jared and Natalie and went to the Manning house to blackmail Todd, but Oliver intercepted him and arrested him.
These phones are prone to RF interference, not to mention calls are more easily intercepted by anyone lurking nearby with an RF scanner.
These shopping trips are often intercepted by Stacy and Clinton, when the person doing the shopping tends to veer off track.
Dr. Swann was a researcher who'd intercepted messages for decades about the coming of the last son of Krypton.
This means that every email, every blog post, and every chat line can be intercepted and monitored by the proxy server.
We intercepted some emergency transmissions but couldn't get everything because of the electromagnetic field.
The fed's facility had been armed as well as the hospital, and one of his commo guys intercepted the call for help only an hour before.
Thus the great plain of northern Italy is chilled by the cold winds from the Alps, while the damp warm winds from the Mediterranean are to a great extent intercepted by the Ligurian Apennines.
Richelieu intercepted the letters, and by omissions and falsifications succeeded in destroying their mutual confidence.
The mean annual rainfall is greater on the slopes of the ranges by which the moisturebearing clouds are intercepted.
But his experience after Talavera had been akin to that of Moore; his expectations from the Spaniards had not been realized; he had been almost intercepted by the French, and he had narrowly escaped from a critical position.
He now set out once more for Scotland, but was intercepted by the Florentine cardinal Luigi Capponi, who induced him to remain at Bologna as professor of Humanity.
He was intercepted at Faversham and brought back, but the politic prince of Orange allowed him to escape a second time (December 23, 1688).
One of these letters being intercepted and sent to Rome by the duke of Milan (it is said) proved fatal to the friar.
But towards its southern base, resting on the sea, the country sinks into a series of great swamps, intercepted by a network of innumerable channels.
At this stage the rain-water is intercepted by wells, and by galleries hewn for miles in the water-bearing rock.
There is a modern system of drainage for the towns, and all sewerage has been intercepted from the Grand Harbour.
This proposal, which was sent through the medium of the German minister to Mexico, von Eckhardt, was intercepted in America, and President Wilson was in a position to publish it on March I 1917.
This must be so, for Lennox's letters of the 11th of June were intercepted by his foes, the Hamiltons, and were found in the Hamilton Muniment Room.
Lysander invaded Boeotia from the west, receiving the submission of Orchomenus and sacking Lebadea, but the enemy intercepted his despatch to Pausanias, who had meanwhile entered Boeotia from the south, containing plans for a joint attack upon Haliartus.
Among the more noteworthy cases which fell under his direction were the proceedings against "Martin Mar-Prelate," Thomas Cartwright and his friends, and John Penry, whose "seditious writings" he caused to be intercepted and given up to the lord keeper.
But while he was sailing to Flanders his ship was intercepted by some London vessels, which were on the look-out for him, and he was deliberately murdered.
Then the square of the ordinate intercepted between the diameter and the curve is equal to the rectangle contained by the portion of the diameter between the first vertex and the foot of the ordinate, and the segment of the ordinate intercepted between the diameter and the line joining the extremity of the latus rectum to the second vertex.
Home despatches of the French minister, Joseph Fauchet, intercepted by a British man-of-war and sent to the British minister to the United States, accused Randolph of asking for money from France to influence the administration against Great Britain.
He rose without another look at Jonny and intercepted Bianca on her way back from the nurse's station.
It was formerly supposed that this custom was peculiar to a single species, which was called the "gossamer" spider from the fact that the floating webs, when brought to the earth by rain or intercepted by bushes and trees, coat the foliage or grass with a sheeting of gossamer-like silk; but the habit is now known to be practised by the newly-hatched young of a great variety of species belonging to several distinct families.
A hurriedly equipped fleet sent out from Carthage under Hanno was intercepted by the praetor Publius Valerius Falto and totally defeated (battle of the Aegates Islands, March io, 241).
But, on the outbreak of internal disturbances in China, the Tibetans took possession of the western provinces of China, and intercepted the communications of the Chinese with Kashgaria, so that they had to send their troops through the lands of the Hui-khe (Hoei-ke, or Hoei-hu).
Some of the rebels intercepted a slave of the emperor on the high-road near the city and robbed him of his possessions.