Rendezvous sentence example

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  • Mile End, a common on the Great Eastern Road, was long famous as a rendezvous for the troops.

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  • Mack knew that the Russians would be late at the rendezvous on the Inn.

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  • Union Terrace Gardens are a popular rendezvous in the heart of the city.

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  • Formerly a rendezvous for slave caravans Lindi now has a more legitimate trade in white ivory.

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  • Here General Herkimer began his advance to raise the siege of Fort Schuyler (1777), and subsequently Ilion was the rendezvous of Benedict Arnold's force during the same campaign.

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  • The ship meant to collect them was unable to make the rendezvous.

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  • The " Glasgow " had been sent on to Coronel (Concepcion) to send and receive telegrams, and a rendezvous had been arranged with her 50 m.

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  • I'm just guessing, mind you, but I think our Mr. Cleary rented the place so the two of them could have a little rendezvous, if you know what I mean.

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  • At others we had a rendezvous with the Grand Fleet at sea for a sweep of the enemy coast.

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  • The Army Council votes to hold a general rendezvous of the Army.

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  • I'm going to deliver the order to rendezvous here at 0800 in the morning for evacuations.

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  • They failed to make their agreed rendezvous in the Stickle Barn pub.

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  • Party Le Ski Lodge is the main resort rendezvous.

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  • They had made many and influential friends in advance, and Madame Roland's salon soon became the rendezvous of Brissot, Petion, Robespierre and other leaders of the popular movement, above all of Buzot, whom she loved with platonic enthusiasm.

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  • Again the ships returned to the rendezvous and made another splice, and again there was a break after the " Agamemnon " had paid out 146 m., and then the " Agamemnon," after again returning to the meeting-place in the vain hope that the " Niagara " might have returned there also, made for Queenstown, where she found her consort had arrived nearly a week previously.

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  • Big Sky Youth Harmony Rendezvous is a yearly opportunity for young men and women interested in music.

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  • Most people wear racy lingerie to add some spice to a romantic rendezvous.

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  • She's playing 'let's pretend' even more seriously than Gladys and her alarm clock rendezvous.

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  • They left Plymouth on the Toth of June, but owing to a terrific storm it was not till the 25th that they met at the rendezvous.

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  • On the French side, Lannes' men were working their hardest, under Napoleon's personal supervision, to make a practicable road up to the Landgrafenberg, and all night long the remaining corps struggled through darkness towards the rendezvous.

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  • It was the site of Roman and British camps, and in the wars of the 17th century was the scene of several important military rendezvous.

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  • Thisbe returned to the rendezvous, and finding her lover mortally wounded, put an end to her own life.

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  • They concentrated their scattered men and hastened to march to the appointed rendezvous.

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  • The islands were the rendezvous of Montrose's expedition in 1650 which culminated in his imprisonment and death.

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  • The latter is mentioned in connexion with the wars of Lysimachus and Antigonus (about 302 B.C.), and frequently figures in Byzantine history as an imperial residence and military rendezvous.

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  • I gave orders that everyone was to rendezvous elsewhere, but I am happy you.re safe.

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  • The second chuckled as he ordered the computer to rendezvous with the massive grey spaceship awaiting them outside the planet's atmosphere.

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  • Brady checked the time and calculated how long it would take to reach the rendezvous point.

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  • I'll rendezvous with you all late.

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  • Its bar became a popular lunchtime rendezvous, presided over by no less a person than the present Mayor of Greenwich, Councilor Malone.

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  • The Anglo-French army concentrated in Mudros Bay, the great natural harbour of Lemnos, in the third week of April and, after a short delay enforced by bad weather, the armada put to sea during the nights of the 23rd-24th and the 24th-25th, so that the transports and the covering warships should arrive at the various rendezvous at or before dawn on the 25th.

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  • Bar Harbor is usually a summer rendezvous of the North Atlantic Squadron of the United States Navy.

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  • The stoep is shaded by a roof and is a favourite rendezvous for the household and for visitors.

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  • Rosetta is an ESA mission launched in 2004 which will rendezvous with the comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko in 2014.

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  • We arrived a little late at the rendezvous point, the North lakes Hotel near Penrith, did n't want to look too keen.

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  • But for more accurate measurements of mass, composition and gross structure, space rendezvous missions are needed.

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  • Finally the whole pack abandons the den for a rendezvous site.

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  • You could be left waiting when rendezvous times are changed at the last minute.

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  • Rendezvous, Palm Springs offers a Shop Till You Drop Package, which includes a $50 gift card that can be used centerwide.

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  • Their secret rendezvous was cut short as the two were involved in a minor traffic accident later that evening.

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  • If you plan to show off your plus leopard print panties to your significant other as part of a romantic rendezvous, what should your pair them with?

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  • While corsets definitely have their place in the bedroom for a romantic rendezvous, they can also be worn outside…under certain conditions.

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  • Pretty all you do is walk around the level looking for enemies, keys, and people you're suppose to rendezvous with.

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  • In Adventure Mode, find it by landing at the Mid-Air Rendezvous alternate landing strip.

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  • The following dating tips are to help stimulate your creative streak when planning your special rendezvous.

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  • Hanky panky - This is a polite way of referring to cheating relationships, whether the relationship is a full-blown affair or an emotional online rendezvous.

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  • Finding ways to fit a hidden rendezvous into a busy schedule makes it difficult for cheaters.

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  • If you want to create the ultimate rendezvous, combine as many of these ideas for a romantic evening at home as you can.

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  • The two Martin Mariners covered separate areas with a designated rendezvous map point.

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  • The plane, Training 49, never made it to the rendezvous point.

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  • Many women don't usually bother with this detail, but when preparing for a romantic rendezvous, they'll often take the time to dress in a coordinating lingerie design.

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  • Chiffon--For glamorous girls and divas alike, the chiffon chemises are great for getting in touch with your femininity for a romantic rendezvous.

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  • Corsets and girdles are still made with attached garters, but for a romantic rendezvous, you'll want to attach stockings to something sexier, like a teddy or bustier.

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  • It's no fun playing dress-up by yourself, so if you want two to tango at your next romantic rendezvous, then get him out of those boxers and into something racy!

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  • As such, no matter the design, this is not an item of lingerie you want to wear during the day when your rendezvous is that evening.

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  • Although most women wear their garter belts when they're trying to dress for a romantic rendezvous, some women like wearing them during the day, when going to work or out running errands.

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  • Who knows - your rendezvous may be even more thrilling when both of you play along.

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  • Lingerie isn't only for nighttime rendezvous -- you also need a smart selection to wear beneath daytime outfits.

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  • The European Space Agency launched its comet chaser Rosetta in March 2004, which will rendezvous with 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in 2014.

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  • With a fine selection of beers, Blackfriars makes a homely rendezvous for the avid pub goer.

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  • True enough Ann, the wife of corrupt politician Eric Bridges, does indeed arrange a rendezvous.

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  • We made our appointed rendezvous with Minuet and quickly discovered that they had not seen the green light either.

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  • Sail away to a romantic rendezvous for two or windsurf atop the waves like dolphin at play.

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  • Why has Sarah, the elegant New Yorker, lured him to a secret rendezvous?

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  • We all finally made our next rendezvous, which was a small hall in a village in the New Forest.

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  • We arrived at our first rendezvous about four hours after being dropped.

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  • The rendezvous was the theatre till the fire in 1808, when the club moved first to the Bedford Coffee House, and the next year to the Old Lyceum.

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  • His salon in the Rue de Rome became a rendezvous for young writers during the last fifteen years of his life.

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  • To the same great rendezvous other leaders also gathered, some of higher rank than Godfrey or Raymund or Bohemund, but none destined to exercise an equal influence on the fate of the Crusade.

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  • Renee's court became a rendezvous of men of letters and a refuge for the persecuted French Calvinists.

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  • His armada was severely handled in a weeks fighting on its way up the Channel, and was driven off the English ports into the German Ocean; there a south-west gale drove it far from its rendezvous, and completed the havoc which the English ships had begun.

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  • In January 1647 he was committed to the Tower for accusations against Cromwell, but was again set at liberty in time to become a disappointed spectator of the failure of the "Levellers" or ultrademocratic party in the army at the Ware rendezvous in the following November.

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  • It is an important highway of commerce, especially for the cities of Norfolk, Portsmouth and Newport News, and is the chief rendezvous of the United States navy.

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  • Nemours (1229) is a seaport near the Moroccan frontier, which formerly bore an Arabic name pregnant with its history - Jamaa-el-Ghazuat (" rendezvous of the pirates ").

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  • It was the rendezvous of the British fleet during the Anglo-China war of 1860, whence the names Port Arthur and Port Victoria.

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  • The first recorded exploration of Idaho by white men was made by Lewis and Clark, who passed along the Snake river to its junction with the Columbia; in 1805 the site of Fort Lemhi in Lemhi county was a rendezvous for two divisions of the Lewis and Clark expedition; later, the united divisions reached a village of the Nez Perce Indians near the south fork of the Clearwater river, where they found traces of visits by other white men.

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  • Though then uninhabited there is a strong tradition, probably well founded, that the Seychelles had been from Arab times a rendezvous of the pirates and corsairs who infested the high seas between South Africa and India.

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  • Fixing the 15th of August 1096 as the time for the departure of the crusaders, and Constantinople as the general rendezvous, Urban returned from France to Italy.

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  • Northumberland was thus a Jacobite stronghold; and in Manchester, where in 1777 according to an American observer Jacobitism "is openly professed," a Jacobite rendezvous known as "John Shaw's Club" lasted from 1735 to 1892.

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  • The name of the city is of Indian origin, meaning "a place of meeting," the site in the days before the coming of the white man being an established rendezvous among the neighbouring Indian tribes.

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  • In 1777 General Philip Schuyler established his headquarters on Van Schaick's Island in the Mohawk and Hudson, then the principal rendezvous of the army which later met Burgoyne at Saratoga.

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  • In 1824 Port Cornwallis was the rendezvous of the fleet carrying the army to the first Burmese war.

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  • The death of Archdeacon Lucien Bonaparte, the recognized head of the family, having placed property at the disposal of the sons, they bought a house, which became the rendezvous of the democrats and of a band of volunteers whom they raised.

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  • Beyond the Jewish quarter, in the Ribat-el-Soweika, is the Place el Halfa-Ouine, a favourite rendezvous of the poorer Moslem population, wherein are many native cafés.

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  • Doubtless the coureurs du bois who at this time began to frequent the Wisconsin forests, touched at the bay many times within the succeeding years as the place was known to be a favourite rendezvous of the Fox (or Outagamie) Indians.

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  • After a short stay at Singapore, whence he despatched several letters to India and Europe, the ship at the end of August 1552 reached Changchuen-shan (St John Island) off the coast of Kwang-tung, which served as port and rendezvous for Europeans, not then admitted to visit the Chinese mainland.

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  • The region was repeatedly raided by camp followers of each army; earthworks and a fort, commanding the Hudson ferry and the ferry to Paramus, New Jersey, were built; the British army made Dobbs Ferry a rendezvous, after the battle of White Plains, in November 1776, and the continental division under General Benjamin Lincoln was here at the end of January 1777.

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  • Rome would be a more natural rendezvous for fugitivarii (runaway slaves) than Caesarea (Hilgenfeld and others), and it is probable that Paul wrote this note, with Philippians and Colossians, from the metropolis.

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  • The Buckman Tavern (built about 1690), the rendezvous of the minute-men, and the Munroe Tavern (1695), the headquarters of the British, are still standing, and two other houses, on the common, antedate the War of Independence.

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  • In 1786 the elector of Trier, Clement Wenceslaus of Saxony, took up his residence in the town, and gave great assistance in its extension and improvement; a few years later it became, through the invitation of his minister, Ferdinand, Freiherr von Duminique, one of the principal rendezvous of the French emigres.

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  • His attitude in the House of Peers in the autumn of 1815 cost him a two years' exile to Twickenham; he courted popularity by having his children educated en bourgeois at the public schools; and the Palais Royal became the rendezvous of all the leaders of that middle-class opinion by which he was ultimately to be raised to the throne.

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  • Charlotte was occupied in September 1780 by Cornwallis, who left it after learning of the battle of King's Mountain, and subsequently it became the principal base and rendezvous of General Greene.

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  • The death of Timur in February 1405 restored Egyptian authority in Syria, which, however, became a rendezvous for all who were discontented with the rule of Faraj and his amirs, and two months after Timurs death was in open rebellion against Faraj.

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  • Then the history relapses into the business vein and tells of the debates which took place as to the best means of carrying out the vow after the count's decease, the rendezvous, too ill kept at Venice, the plausible suggestion of the Venetians that the balance due to them should be made up by a joint attack on their enemy, the king of Hungary.

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  • It has been suggested that the name arose from the cry they used when approaching their nocturnal rendezvous; but it is more probable that it was derived from a nickname applied to their leader Jean Cottereau (1767-1794).

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  • From its healthy situation and the convenience of its anchorage, Chi-fu has become a favourite rendezvous for the fleets of the European powers in Chinese waters, and consequently it has at times been an important coaling station.

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