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war Sentence Examples

  • The war is on.

  • I was going to, but then I tossed you those rabbits - and the war was on.

  • Alder's Bridge was re-named Brockville, after the first soldier fatality of World War Two!

  • In my time too; the war brought some money in and coal was getting dug so's there was jobs.

  • They did it for high level spooks during the cold war.

  • We had world war three over it.

  • You can stop this war here, now, Purple-eyes said with a look that made her snap her eyes closed.

  • Dusty closed his eyes to Travel and opened them, arriving to his favorite room in HQ, the war room.

  • Jimmy jogged out of the basement war room, and Jenn disappeared.

  • She belonged with him, even if she was second rung to his war against bad guys or even if he was never able to devote himself to any one woman at all.

  • We got a war to fight and women waiting for us.

  • The two types of beings had last brought their war to the mortal realm during the time of the Schism, when they'd almost destroyed the universe.

  • You know they're at war with each other and playing games with us here on earth.

  • The world was flooded in some areas and on fire in others with still other parts blanketed in outright war.

  • It couldn't, not with you and the Others at war with each other.

  • You tried to bring that war here.

  • "Common knowledge the war spilled over," the Watcher snapped.

  • As his adopted brothers in the war against evil, the two of them were his equals.

  • "Our war has again spread to yours," the Watcher acknowledged.

  • He had a feeling the war was just starting to get interesting.

  • Damian wasn't sure how someone going from the second to first floor had managed to get bloody enough to look like she crawled through a war zone.

  • She was the greatest find since he'd taken over the war from his slain brother.

  • He wouldn't let someone like her get stuck in the middle of their war.

  • Han, until I let you go back to war, you'll be her bodyguard.

  • You've been dropped into the middle of a war no human knows about.

  • Like war front? she asked.

  • There are … creatures older than me in the universe, and they were fighting a turf war over who ruled what part of the universe.

  • It was a war his family had been fighting for millennia, one that wouldn't end even with his death.

  • They're the Guardians at the operational front of our war.

  • Their war, it's been going on for thousands of years.

  • The men spoke among themselves, swapping war stories and discussing the Tucson Sector's influx of vamps.

  • It looked like a war zone and smelled like a cesspool.

  • You can't fix a war that's been on for hundreds of thousands of years.

  • She was reminded of a scene from a movie, where an army mobilized for war.

  • Instead of war in his background, there was peacemaking and diplomacy from the beginning.

  • There was the customary group of tourists with names like Bud and Ethel and Elmer and Clara— names not assigned to anyone born after World War II.

  • Some said he was talking about a job down in the Norfolk shipyard where there was work with the war coming on and all, but after a time, when Ma didn't hear, we just sort of forgot about him.

  • She thinks he was even the mayor for a term, way back before the war.

  • Back then before the war we used to take the train, later the bus.

  • A young girl—not Melissa—rushed up to Billy and hugged him like a war bride.

  • It was Blackie Rowland's old workings, back during the war, Roger answered.

  • Around the start of the war, Roger continued.

  • Cora was walking away already, leaving Deidre to her internal war.

  • If what Tymkyn learned was true, the underworld itself was at war.

  • I feel like I'm winning my battles but losing the war.

  • I don't think you're losing the war.

  • If both of their mates disappeared, she saw them starting an all-out war rather than trying to find them.

  • I thought a daughter was just an excuse to declare war on everyone.

  • And they'd lost two of their brothers to the war.

  • He hesitated, at war with himself.

  • Yet the thought of the alleged good guys losing the ultimate war because she didn't attend a stupid meeting didn't sit well with her.

  • The only brother not to declare outright war on him, Kiki was a distant second to Andre in his tepid support of their black sheep of a young brother.

  • They're into the arts, and charities to raise money for our war.

  • "How's the war?" she asked as he neared.

  • Half the population of his planet had been decimated by famine and war.

  • He'd continue the war until he won back his planet and birthright by force, then find another way to heal his planet.

  • "I think you prefer war, my friend," Jetr said with his gentle humor.

  • Too much of the on-again, off-again war has impacted your neighbors.

  • I'll do this and go back to war.

  • His youngest sister, Talal, stood in the doorway to his war quarters, her gaze hopeful.

  • She believed Evelyn's tale of a race of people bred for war.

  • A blue planet, two thrones, a hacienda-style dwelling, an older man and woman, fire in the sky, a red planet, war.

  • "He's more of a prisoner of war," Evelyn said.

  • "I guess he's not a war prisoner in the traditional sense," Evelyn replied.

  • I think there's no openly declared war, but there's lots of unrest and skirmishes among the clans.

  • Before we had spaceships, we still had war.

  • She ignored the instinct and said, "I want to roam around the main house, but I'm really afraid of opening doors to random rooms and finding, you know, hordes of tarantulas that attack me or angry prisoners of war."

  • It might onset a war.

  • "Onset a war?" she repeated.

  • "Not for onset of war," he responded, and waved his own wrist in front of the access pad.

  • Except he hadn't planned on stoking the fire with Kisolm for what would certainly end in another war.

  • The connection alone might prevent a full-scale war.

  • And yet he knew war was not so simple between two clans with a history of blood feud as theirs had.

  • Yes. We must warn our battle commanders about the possibility of war with Qatwal.

  • The women would remain until the war was over and he could take them to their rightful home.

  • He may choose what to tell you about the war.

  • Talal says you have no knowledge of our war.

  • Or maybe I can learn to fight and go with him, if there's no time limit to the war.

  • "Wow. We just stay here until the war is over?" she asked.

  • "Do women have a part in the war effort?" she asked.

  • I'm not … I know you're waging a war.

  • Our clans are still on the verge of war.

  • A'Ran, if helping me drew you into another war, why did you do it?

  • He didn't regret what he had done, even if it plunged his war-beleaguered people into another war.

  • Where there's a war?

  • "You may enter, uncle," Talal said, and stopped in front of the war quarters.

  • Kiera debated how he could have worse news, curious about the man and the war.

  • The fate of my people will not matter if they do not live through the war!

  • There has been only war as long as I can remember.

  • He closed his eyes, recalling how happy he and his sisters were before the war.

  • It was his favorite memory, that which preceded his abrupt knowledge of war and the world at large.

  • At the age of fourteen sun-cycles, before he reached manhood, he had lost all but his sisters, been proclaimed dhjan of a planet he couldn't even visit, and made battle commander of a war he knew nothing of.

  • War and our mating.

  • He wanted there to be something more than war.

  • A'Ran was gone indefinitely for a surge operation in his war, leaving her alone with her thoughts.

  • She'd wanted to see if he was capable of being anything more than the cold, distant warrior obsessed with war.

  • If A'Ran had mated with a proper nishani, we'd not be losing this war.

  • The men ignored the signs of war, instead keeping to a quick pace along their path.

  • The mountains overlooked an expansive plain lined with encampments, an airfield, small ships, and other war arsenal.

  • The air was filled with quiet, serious discussions and with the faint scents of war: sweat and weapons.

  • Leyon waited with her at the doorway as the war discussions continued.

  • He said without me, you might win your war.

  • "Not too long, and only until the space war is calm enough for me to evacuate you," he said firmly.

  • He needs someone to remind him that there is more to his life than war.

  • She didn't like to think of how violent the man in control of a world always at war could be.

  • The sensations humbled him, and he thought again of Mansr's words, that he needed to be more than an exiled war planner.

  • He spent a few hours setting up the explosive mechanisms and issuing new battle plans for the space war and ordered his ground troops to evacuate the planet.

  • The Council will want to be involved, even if this becomes an intra-galaxy war.

  • "It's been an intra-galaxy war for generations!" he said with some impatience.

  • I promised Evey I'd rescue you when we went to war.

  • The Five Galaxies have just exploded with war.

  • To escape the war?

  • She heard no signs of war but saw the distant night sky light up with orange and red flashes.

  • But if he doesn't destroy Qatwal and the war stops, will they leave him alone?

  • Mison might try to blow A'Ran up, or the Council change its mind, or A'Ran would destroy everything to win his war, even if it meant losing her.

  • The Civil War was over thirty-odd years before this was written.

  • Fred, I know you're an old geezer, but Roosevelt died during World War Two.

  • You couldn't have been twenty-one during the war and voted for FDR.

  • Most guys were off fighting the war so there was lots of empty slots.

  • "You were in World War Two?" she asked.

  • While kissing her neck, he realized the fangs had not waged their war.

  • Thanks for your help, but around here we're waging a constant war against nature.

  • Lunch was at a rustic little seafood place in Rogers called Catfish John's, and afterward she directed him to the War Eagle Mill.

  • His second-in-command is General Greene, a war hero worth his pay.

  • Reminiscent of the Civil War fifty years ago, only the PMF is being blamed.

  • If anything, the strikes look like something that would've occurred during the East-West Civil War.

  • I fought side by side with his older brother years ago at the end of the war; I know the type of honor that runs in his family.

  • General Greene has spent too long at war overseas to know where Ohio is.

  • Brady's arm of the militia, the Appalachia Branch, stretched from northern Georgia up through Virginia and was one of the largest in the PMF, the only thing good to come of the East-West Civil War.

  • The PMF—Poor Man's Front—had started as a protest during the war against the elite that ultimately won and divided the American society between those who lived comfortably—and everyone else.

  • He could only steer them towards the Underground Railroad, the secretive systems of bunkers and tunnels running beneath major cities that were developed by the PMF during the ten-year war.

  • Meanwhile, his people acted as the eyes on the ground to the regular military, most of which was exiled overseas after the war to prevent the divided political elite from seizing control of it again.

  • Like part two of the East-West War?

  • The government has been divided since the war, but it didn't seem possible that this could happen.

  • "War isn't pretty," Brady agreed.

  • The feds sealed off the Mississippi using the equipment left over from the war fifty years ago.

  • The Eastern Command Center had served as the headquarters for the Eastern armies during the East-West Civil War.

  • After the war, it remained a central hub.

  • Before the East-West War.

  • They met when the classes were divided after the war.

  • The people credited the PMF with saving them from the elite's Civil War while the elites tried hard to stamp out the PMF's existence.

  • The guys we're running into are wearing uniforms from the war era.

  • I'll finish what they started in the war!

  • The West won't lose this war a second time.

  • It resembled a studio apartment with a real bed and dresser, a restroom cordoned off by opaque curtains in one corner, a small study where he kept his war docs, a kitchenette, rugs, and a small living area.

  • Within ten minutes, his second-in-command met him in the tent they used as a war room.

  • Things haven't been right since the war, but the issues haven't been out in the open.

  • And, the government chose to pursue the PMF rather than risk another civil war by going after people with a lot of influence and money.

  • The last civil war set us back fifty years.

  • Who would want to start another civil war?

  • A civil war where both sides have enough dangerous shit to destroy the world twenty times over.

  • Lana never thought she'd end up in the middle of a forest, defended by the PMF against those who seemed to want to start a second East-West civil war.

  • Not in the middle of a war.

  • I agree with Dan—someone in the government wants to start another civil war.

  • The start to another civil war.

  • Another civil war has started, but we can fix it before things get even worse.

  • After the War, the government created seven protected sites around the world with only one person at the site knowing what was there and security measures that were beyond anything the Peak had.

  • She'd read many reports of damage and was struck by how easy it had been to dismiss the humanity of the war they were in.

  • I was on their first team in the East-West War.

  • If we don't act, the country will be split by civil war.

  • The bridges were all destroyed, and the old barriers from the war are back up.

  • She dreamt of what life with Brady might've been like, away from the war and betrayal.

  • There were likely some nasty security features on the other side of the Mississippi left over from the East-West Civil War.

  • Rumor has it they're trying to revive the East-West War.

  • It's a series of bunkers connected by tunnels, set up by the PMF to protect the people during the East-West War.

  • A few more stragglers, rumors of a new East-West War, Mike summarized with a shrug.

  • We took a lesson from the East-West War and created bunkers and tunnels between cities to escape the eyes of the feds.

  • "I just assumed … maybe the rumors of another civil war are right," Kelli said, her face growing worried.

  • You cannot destroy this place or start a war with me before four days have passed.

  • "Your war with Kris needs to end now.  You two will destroy – " "Don't care, Kiki."

  • You must tell Kris about Lilith.  I'm sick of this war between you two.  We need you both on the Council.

  • Police Headquarters was located in the center of town between the City Hall and the library, across from a well-kept park that contained the obligatory statue of a civil war hero.

  • It wasn't the war, but it was a battle won, and one more slug was off the street.

  • In any event, there's a lot of money missing and both sides are at war over it.

  • Any hint that we're looking at Byrne or anyone else as having taken that money stops the war and our leverage goes out the window.

  • Parkside was nothing more than an innocent battleground for disreputable elements of our society, at war with one another.

  • Without them, lowly federal agents would still be in the dark in identifying the combatants in this dreadful war.

  • Is the war still going on?

  • No one said it was pretty but it's a war.

  • Someone told me that it was built by Union soldiers hiding from the rebels during the Civil War.

  • Enough of this cold war.

  • They'll go back to war.

  • Rumblings of a war between immortals.

  • "There's no war right now," she replied.

  • They'd be looking for someone who could help them win their war.

  • Darian walked down the hall and stairwell to the study where his brother, the White God Damian, was probably plotting how to outsmart the pesky little immortals who'd declared war on them.

  • The war will spread.

  • Uneasily, she realized this was what the war would do to the mortal world.

  • She was at war with herself, a war he understood too well.

  • Our war will claim a world.

  • Because you brought your war here!

  • You've used everyone to win a war that none of us understood.

  • The clipped note in her chief advisor's voice reminded her of how little he approved of her recent decision to involve herself in war planning.

  • If you left the war to me, as your father did, we - -

  • We're nearly at war! he reminded her with a chilling smile that didn't reach his dark eyes.

  • At five years into her rule and mere days from war, was she already toppling down the path of madness?

  • He was a man of war and battle, but he had never been a man to prey on those unable to defend themselves.

  • The women were of all ages while the men were either young or elderly, their numbers gutted by war.

  • "I thought we might eat in the war chamber," he said with a smile.

  • They entered the war chambers.

  • He lived for war and battle - -it was evident in his brightened gaze and face.

  • "There is a war outside the walls and one inside," Hilden said grimly.

  • The main chamber had been transformed into a centralized location for rallying warriors, supplies, and war planning.

  • With piercing war cries, two forms broke from the horde before her.

  • With the demon's restlessness and the progressing war, she doubted she had much time to help him see it.

  • He had a war to win and a woman to claim.

  • The dwellings were alight and inns packed with refugees fleeing the eastern and southern portions of the city before they, too, died in the war.

  • He didn't need the distraction of worrying about the queen while trying to prevent them from losing the war!

  • I've known war my whole life!

  • If they hadn't gone off playing those silly war games, Rosie the riveter would have stayed at home barefoot and pregnant the way women belong.

  • No. It wasn't a silly war.

  • She knew what Xander was; after all, she was the one who taught him war and bloodlust.

  • What did happen to a weapon after a victor won his war?

  • I wish I'd been involved in the latest war to protect my kind.

  • I guess that's the punishment for our roles in the Schism – being pushed aside and forced to watch, Eden said, referring to the war that severed the two realms completely from one another.

  • When, however, the Civil War began, he volunteered into the navy, was rated acting master's mate, and became a midshipman in October 1861, and a lieutenant in July 1862, serving in the North Atlantic blockading squadron.

  • These rules were borrowed almost word for word from the project drawn up at the Brussels international conference of 1874, which, though never ratified, was practically incorporated in the army regulations issued by the Russian government in connexion with the war of 18 77-7 8.

  • He encouraged the cities, and not content with issuing proclamations against private war, formed alliances with the princes in order to enforce his decrees.

  • The Diet, which met in 1839, supported the agitation for the release of the prisoners, and refused to pass any government measures; Metternich long remained obdurate, but the danger of war in 1840 obliged him to give way.

  • The agitation had no immediate effect, but the indignation which he aroused against Russian policy had much to do with the strong anti-Russian feeling which made the Crimean War possible.

  • An attempt to organize a Hungarian legion during the Crimean War was stopped; but in 1859 he entered into negotiations with Napoleon, left England for Italy, and began the organization of a Hungarian legion, which was to make a descent on the coast of Dalmatia.

  • Taking heart, the exiled barons gathered together some troops, and war began in the neighbourhood of Rome.

  • he led a studious life until, when war broke out, he entered the service of the republic of Venice and served with distinction in the field.

  • In 1916 they were barred from circulation in Canada " because of garbled despatches " concerning the World War.

  • After America's entrance into the war they were frequently charged with disloyalty and in many towns attempts were made to suppress them.

  • iEthelfrith became involved in war with the Welsh towards the end of his reign and captured Chester, probably about 613.

  • He had just been admitted to the bar, but on the outbreak of war he at once offered his services to the governor, and became lieutenant-colonel and then colonel of the 42nd Ohio Volunteers, recruited largely from among his former students.

  • From 391 they were virtually at war.

  • In 285 he was one of the ambassadors sent to the Tarentines to dissuade them from making war on the Romans.

  • The most active period of his life is that of his command on the Lakes during the War of 1812.

  • When the cruising season of the lake was nearly over he in his turn retired to Sackett's Harbor, and did not leave it for the rest of the war.

  • See Roosevelt's War of 1812 (1882); and A.

  • and imposed tithes for a war against the Turks.

  • The year which marked the close of the Lateran council was also signalized by Leo's unholy war against the duke of Urbino.

  • Guicciardini reckoned the cost of the war to Leo at the prodigious sum of 800,000 ducats.

  • The war of Urbino was further marked by a crisis in the relations between pope and cardinals.

  • Other promotions were for political or family considerations or to secure money for the war against Urbino.

  • In 1519 Hungary concluded a three years' truce with Selim I., but the succeeding sultan, Suliman the Magnificent, renewed the war in June 1521.

  • The pope was greatly alarmed, and although he was then involved in war with France he sent about 30,000 ducats to the Hungarians.

  • Leo agreed to invest Charles with Naples, to crown him emperor, and to aid in a war against Venice.

  • during the concluding stages of the Thirty Years' War.

  • in his war with the Dutch, until the intervention of Louis XIV.

  • Thus he devised for Hiero engines of war which almost terrified the Romans, and which protracted the siege of Syracuse for three years.

  • In 1627 he commanded the large forces assembled at the siege of La Rochelle; and some years after in 1635, during the Thirty Years' War, he was general of the French army in Lorraine.

  • Regaining liberty, he renewed the war against Brazil, and took Porto Allegro.

  • Landing at Nice on the 24th of June 1848, he placed his sword at the disposal of Charles Albert, and, after various difficulties with the Piedmontese war office, formed a volunteer army 3000 strong, but shortly after taking the field was obliged, by the defeat of Custozza, to flee to Switzerland.

  • On the outbreak of war in 1859 he was placed in command of the Alpine infantry, defeating the Austrians at Casale on the 8th of May, crossing the Ticino on the 23rd of May, and, after a series of victorious fights, liberating Alpine territory as far as the frontier of Tirol.

  • On the outbreak of war in 1866 he assumed command of a volunteer army and, after the defeat of the Italian troops at Custozza, took the offensive in order to cover Brescia.

  • During the Civil War Bolton sided with the parliament, and in February 1643 and March 1644 the royalist forces assaulted the town, but were on both occasions repulsed.

  • By withholding the tribute which Irene had agreed to pay to Harun al-Rashid, Nicephorus committed himself to a war with the Saracens.

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