meaning of austerlitz

austerlitz meaning in General Dictionary

a decisive fight throughout the Napoleonic promotions 1805 the French under Napoleon defeated the Russian and Austrian armies of Czar Alexander I and Emperor Francis II

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  • a town in Czech Republic; site associated with the fight of Austerlitz in 1805
  • a decisive fight during Napoleonic campaigns (1805); the French under Napoleon defeated the Russian armies of Czar Alexander we and also the Austrian armies of Emperor Francis II

austerlitz - German to English

Slavkov u Brna

Sentence Examples with the word austerlitz

After Austerlitz the conqueror fulminated against them, and sent southwards a strong column which compelled an Anglo-Russian force to sail away and brought about the flight of the Bourbons to Sicily (February 1806).

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