Sentence Examples with the word drive

By following the Prussians Grouchy, who had taken up a position outside the Prussian left flank, would inevitably drive the allies together.

A device of more recent introduction is an electrically-driven charging machine, in which the centrifugal force created by a fly-wheel revolving at high speed is applied to drive coal into the retort.

When after a bachelor supper he rose with his amiable and kindly smile, yielding to the entreaties of the festive company to drive off somewhere with them, shouts of delight and triumph arose among the young men.

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Martha would drive Howie to Boston's Logan Airport for his flight back to California while Quinn would remain to pack up his equipment before leaving later for a hundred mile drive to their home in nearby Peabody, Mass.

The last thing David Dean had wanted to do was to climb back in his tired automobile and drive to Philadelphia in the middle of the night.

Cure the sick, raise the dead, cleanse the lepers, drive out devils.

The downside was someone always managed to hit Jackson with a bullet or two or drive a knife into him, and break the tip off in a bone.

The road was rough but not limited to four-wheel drive vehicles like the mountain Jeep roads to the south.

Krauss, who now had Krobatin's troops under his orders, and subsequently drew reinforcements from Stein's group, wished to organize a double drive through the Brenta and Piave gorges, and reach the plain by the tactics he had successfully employed in the Plezzo basin.

Entreaties, cuffs, and kicks could not drive them back, so at their own instance they were put down in the ship's run for salvation.