Sentence Examples with the word Adventured

His dispositions on the night of the r5th-16th were skilfully calculated to encourage the allies to mass at Quatre Bras and Sombreffe, and his covering force were pushed sufficiently forward - to Frasnes and Fleurus - to grip whichever ally adventured his army first.

They adventured a complete exposition of Christian doctrine that should be altogether ecclesiastical and at the same time altogether rational.